Habitat For Humanity - Western Lake Superior
Home Repair and Maintenance - Exterior Repair (A Brush with Kindness)
625 Hughitt Ave, Superior, WI, 54880
Distance: 1009 Miles
Provides minor indoor and/or outdoor home repair and maintenance or handyman work to help keep homes safe.
A Brush with Kindness is an exterior repair program that helps low-income homeowners preserve their home.
Exterior repairs focused on access and safety with older adult homeowners.
Eligible homeowners receive low-cost repair services such as painting, landscaping and weatherization.
Volunteer labor and donated materials help keep costs low.
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- People with low income
You must own your home and have valid Homeowner's Insurance in order to be considered for this program.
Qualified applicants must not be able to pay for improvements through other means and are expected to work alongside volunteers as they are able. Able-bodied individuals living in the home must play an active role in completing repairs.
If you are interested in receiving assistance with home repairs, see if you qualify by reviewing the list of requirements online, or call the office at (218) 722-3875.
A no-interest loan is made to the homeowner to cover the cost of the project.
Carlton, Lake, and Southern St. Louis Counties in MN and Douglas County, WI
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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