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Habitat For Humanity - Western Lake Superior

Home Repair and Maintenance - Exterior Repair (A Brush with Kindness)

Duluth Office

625 Hughitt Ave, Superior, WI, 54880

Distance: 1009 Miles

(218) 722-3875


Service Details


Provides minor indoor and/or outdoor home repair and maintenance or handyman work to help keep homes safe.

Additional Information

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.


  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • 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.

Application Instructions

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.

Area Served

Carlton, Lake, and Southern St. Louis Counties in MN and Douglas County, WI


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 722-3875
FAX (715) 398-7759

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