Habitat for Humanity of Winona-Fillmore Counties
Home Repair and Maintenance - Exterior Repair (A Brush with Kindness)
126 N Baker St, Winona, MN, 55987
Distance: 1038 Miles
Provides minor indoor and/or outdoor home repair and maintenance or handyman work to help keep homes safe.
A Brush with Kindness is an exterior repair program that helps low-income homeowners preserve their home.
Eligible homeowners receive low-cost repair services such as painting, landscaping, siding replacement or repair, stairs, roofs, accessibility modifications like wheelchair ramps, handrails and weatherization.
Volunteer labor and donated materials help keep costs low.
Area Served by County
- Fillmore County
- Winona County
- Private pay
- Sliding fee scale
- People with low income
Partners with low income homeowners based on need and the scope of the work
* Must own and occupy a home in Winona or Fillmore County
* Must meet income guidelines
* Must be willing to partner with Habitat if physically able
A no-interest loan is made to the homeowner to cover the cost of materials.
Winona and Fillmore counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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BH-3000.3500-700Ramp Construction Services Definition
Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people with disabilities who need to modify multilevel homes or homes that have entrances preceded by steps in order to make them accessible by installing sloping walkways which transcend the levels.
PH-3300.2750-300House Painting Definition
Programs that provide labor and/or supplies for people who need to paint the interiors or exteriors of their homes as part of routine, ongoing maintenance.
YL-3300.4500Low Income Definition
Individuals or families whose annual income is between 150 and 200% of poverty level for their family size.
YL-3300.6500Poverty Level Definition
People whose annual income is within the federal poverty level guidelines which vary according to family size and are revised annually.