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Habitat for Humanity of Winona-Fillmore Counties

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

126 N Baker St, Winona, MN, 55987

(507) 457-0003


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, siding replacement or repair, stairs, roofs, accessibility modifications like wheelchair ramps, handrails and weatherization.

Volunteer labor and donated materials help keep costs low.


  • Area Served by County
    • Fillmore County 
    • Winona County 
  • Payment
    • Private pay 
    • Sliding fee scale 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • People with low income 


Partners with low income homeowners based on need and the scope of the work

Program Requirements:
* Must own and occupy a home in Winona or Fillmore County
* Must meet income guidelines
* Must be willing to partner with Habitat if physically able


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

Area Served

Winona and Fillmore counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 457-0003

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