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Habitat for Humanity of Aitkin County

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

214 1st Ave NW, Aitkin, MN, 56431

Distance: 1081 Miles

(218) 927-5656


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.

Eligible homeowners receive low-cost repair services such as painting, landscaping and weatherization.

Volunteer labor and donated materials help keep costs low.

Aging in Place repairs are also made.


  • Payment
    • Private pay 
    • Sliding fee scale 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • People with low income 


Homeowners are selected based on income, need and willingness to partner.


A no-interest loan is made to the homeowner to cover the cost of the project.

Area Served

Aitkin County


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 927-5656

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