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2017 Carpenters for Christ Build Information

Contact Joe B. Fortson at , 214.523.2297.

House #108 - Fall

Address: 4782 Joppa Circle

Build Schedule:

Day 1 Thursday, October 5: Walls
Day 2 Saturday, October 7
: Load and stand trusses
Day 3 Thursday, October 12
: Finish framing, blue board, cut windows
Day 4 Saturday, October 14
: Install windows, fascia, porch columns
          Saturday, October 21
: In recess, no work done
Day 5 Saturday, October 28
: Begin siding, exterior trim
Day 6 Saturday, November 4
: Continue siding and trim. Paint prep
Day 7 Saturday, November 11
: Painting and final trim
Day 8 Saturday, November 18
: Install landscaping. Hold dedication.

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

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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