The Journey of Building the Lawson Family's Home!
NOHFH is happy to annouce the completion of our 13th home which is located in Machester Township!
Flooring is completed in mid-December.
Framing begins with help from our two future Habitat homeowners.
Homeowners do sweat equity after they are selected to be Habitat partners, but before they complete and move into their new houses.
3rd week of December
Volunteers head home after another productive day on the site. As you can see, the house is coming along! Ceiling joists are next.
Thanks to cooperating weather, our regular crew of volunteers and our Brick Memorial High School Habitat Chapter volunteers, the house is progressing faster than anyone anticipated. The pictures above take us up to Christmas 2011.
As January Winds Down...
As January comes to an end, volunteers installed the front door, windows, sliding door, and attic steps.
The HVAC work has also begun.
The electric work will also begin shortly.
Manchester High School students add drywall
After a Valspar Clinic on painting, Mon Don students get to work.
More exciting progress at 1833! This week was spent tiling the bathrooms, utility room, and kitchen. Ceiling fans were also installed andmthe electrical work was completed.
The tile was donated by Ideal Tile and by individuals donating tile to our Restore
Coming close to the finish line! These beautiful kitchen cabinents were donated by Frank.
Above are pictures of Bill Chapman from Best Paving, Inc. on
his bulldozer spreading topsoil. Between Saturday and Sunday, Bill succeeded in rough grading the entire site, spreading
the huge pile of topsoil, and boxing out for the driveway. We owe Bill a BIG thank you for doing all this on his
We have crossed the finish line!
The Lawson family and some friends met up to put some finishing touches on their house.