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2017 Carpenters for Christ Build Information

To serve contact Olivia Turner, , 214.523.2165.

General Questions?
Contact Joe B. Fortson at , 214.523.2297.

House #107

Location: 1729 McBroom Street (view directions here)

Build Schedule:

Join us March through May to help build on House #107. No experience is necessary as we continue our commitment to Habitat for Humanity to build 20 houses in Dallas over the next five years.

Saturday, March 25:  Stand and secure all walls
Saturday, April1:  Load and secure trusses
Thursday, April 6: Finish framing, blue board, cut windows
Saturday, April 8: Install windows, fascia, support columns
Saturday, April 15: Recess for Easter break
Saturday, April 22: Begin siding, exterior trim
Saturday, April 29: Continue siding, trim
Saturday, May 6: Finish siding, prep for paint. Begin paint
Saturday, May 13: Painting and final trim
Saturday, May 20:  Install landscaping. Hold dedication service

Lunch, water and snacks are provided.

Work Hours:
8:00 am - Arrive, check-in
12:00 pm - Lunch (provided for morning workers)
12:30 pm - Work resumes
3:30 pm - Site clean-up, work concludes

Weather Questions?

Habitat works in most all weather conditions to fulfill its mission. On the scheduled work day go to and click the weather button.

Cancellations are posted each workday by 6:30am

What to wear/bring:

  • season appropriate work clothing / gear (we work rain or shine)
  • closed-toe shoes
  • head covering
  • sunscreen
  • work gloves
  • hammer and nail belt, if you have them

Build Site Age Limitations:

  • Under 16: Not allowed on the build site until the dedication day
  • 16 and 17: Allowed to pick up a hammer and build but not operate power tools or get on the roof; must have one adult over 21 per five youth of this age; parent must sign release form.
  • 18+: No restrictions