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Habitat For Humanity Lansing

BUILDING HOUSES, BUILDING HOPE
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Want to become a Habitat homeowner?
We are now accepting applications to the homeownership program! To qualify, you must be living in substandard housing, be able to afford a mortgage payment, and willing to partner with us to build or rehabilitate a house. More information is available here, or contact Heather at (517) 374-1313 x 12 or [ email ].
 
 
Free construction skills classes
We are excited to announce a new program available to Habitat volunteers and homebuyers called "Toolbox Talks with Tony." Participants will learn the basics of tool safety and be introduced to how to do tasks like installing windows, repairing drywall, painting, insulating and more. These free classes will be taught by our construction manager, Tony Scott, and will run once a month from 6-7:30 p.m. on the following schedule:
 
Window installation — Wednesday, October 15
Insulating and sealing walls — Wednesday, November 12
Proper drywall installation — Wednesday, December 10
Drywall taping and repairs — Wednesday, January 14
Trim carpentry — Wednesday, February 11
Painting basics — Wednesday, March 11
Siding — Wednesday, April 15
Roofing — Wednesday, May 13
 
Please contact us at (517) 374-1313 x 10 or by [ email ] if you want to sign up for a class or if you have suggestions about additional topics.
 
Meridian Recycling Event is October 4
If you are looking for an easy way to recycle a variety of things not taken at curbside, the Meridian Recycling Event will be a one-stop opportunity to do so! The event will be from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at Chippewa Middle School, 4000 Okemos Road, Okemos.
 
Our ReStore truck will be on hand to load donated home improvement and building materials, but Meridian Township will also be collecting electronics, documents for shredding, old medicines, books, egg carton and packing peanuts, bikes and bike parts, scrap metal, appliances, lawnmowers, and more.
 
Click here for instructions on how to prep and package items. Call 853-4466 for information or 339-2015 to volunteer.


Your source for affordable
home improvement materials.


Lansing ReStore
1941 Benjamin Drive, Lansing
Tuesday-Friday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
(517) 374-6235

Haslett ReStore
1605 Haslett Road, Haslett
Tuesday-Friday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(517) 999-0488



 
Habitat For Humanity Lansing
1941 Benjamin Drive
Lansing, MI 48906
Office: (517) 374-1313
ReStore: (517) 374-6235
Fax: (517) 374-6279
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The Habitat experience is a blessing for those who really need someone to help them.
Alyce, Habitat Lansing homeowner