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Worksite Information

Worksite Information

2018 Carpenters for Christ Build Information

To sign up or for questions:
Contact Joe B. Fortson at , 214.523.2297.

House #109

Address: 4710 Joppa Circle

Build Schedule:

Day 1 Saturday, January 20: Walls
Day 2 Saturday, January 27: Load and stand trusses
Day 3 Saturday, February 3: Finish framing, blue board, cut windows
Day 4 Saturday, February 10: Install windows, fascia, porch columns
Day 5 Saturday, February 17: Begin siding, exterior trim
Day 6 Saturday, February 24: Continue siding and trim. Paint prep
Day 7 Saturday, March 3: Painting and final trim
Day 8 Saturday, March 10: Punch list. 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 6:30 am

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 a release form.
  • 18+: No restrictions