When you offered to let your niece, her husband, and two small boys move into your home for a month while they looked for a house for themselves, you never imagined that you would learn so much about home construction materials. When one month turned into three, however, your niece’s husband insisted that he spend some time helping you get a start on finishing your basement. As a licensed electrician, he was more than familiar and capable with the initial work that would need to be done. And while them staying with you had really worked out pretty well, they knew that they were over staying their welcome.
In return for your hospitality, the young couple insisted that they would help you transform the space in the basement to the rooms of your dreams. This meant, of course, instead of you relying on an outside contractor to make the purchase decisions, you ended up selecting and purchasing many of the home construction materials yourself. With a lot of research and some good advice,
Having a home is one of the most important things in a person’s life. However, buying a home is out of reach for many. No matter how hard they work, saving the money and qualifying for the purchase isn’t an option for many. And because of this, their homes aren’t a stable place of safety … Read moreHabitat for Humanity Home Builders Blitz