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
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.
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.
- Private pay
- Sliding fee scale
- 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.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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PH-3300.2750-300House Painting Definition
Programs that provide labor and/or supplies for people who need to paint the interiors or exteriors of their homes as part of routine, ongoing maintenance.
YL-3300.4500Low Income Definition
Individuals or families whose annual income is between 150 and 200% of poverty level for their family size.
YL-3300.6500Poverty Level Definition
People whose annual income is within the federal poverty level guidelines which vary according to family size and are revised annually.