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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 www.dallasareahabitat.org/weather/ 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