Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North is a non-profit, multifaith-based housing program. Habitat invites people from the broad spectrum of social, ethnic, religious and economic backgrounds to work in partnership to build homes and hope with families in need.
The Sudbury, North Bay and Timmins branches of Habitat for Humanity have pooled their resources with groups in Muskoka. A new regional organization has been created called Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North.
Friday, November 26, 2010
siding, roofing, flooring, trimming
Nov. 25, Daily Log, Patty Parsons build
VOLUNTEERS: SITE SUPERVISOR HOWARD RUTTAN, NAN ALLEN, PAT ARNEY, MARY GRADY, ANN SNOWDON, DIAN DAVIDSON, PETER HEMMING, RICH INGRAM, JIM PARTRIDGE, DOUG PATTERSON, MICK __ , SAL __ , MIKE GUIRY.
CONTRACTORS: CHARLIE AND LINDA WERE INSTALLING VINYL AND CARPET UNDERPAD IN 1014. PLAN TO HAVE REMAINDER OF FLOOR DONE SATURDAY AM. HARRY WESTERBY AND CREW INSTALLING SIDING TRIM. WILL BE WORKING TO COMPLETE DURING WEEKEND.
ACTIVITIES: DIANE, MARY AND PAT WERE FILLING NAIL HOLES AND PAINTING TRIM. RICH AND ANN WERE INSTALLING BASEBOARD TRIM AND A DOOR. PETER AND SAL WERE INSTALLING PORCH CORNER POSTS. JIM AND MIKE WERE ASSEMBLING SLIDING DOOR FRAMES AND INSERTS. DOUG ASSISTED WITH VARIOUS TASKS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. VOLUNTEERS LEFT BETWEEN 12 AND 2 PM. RESTORE DELIVERED HRV'S AND WE RETURNED VARIOUS ITEMS TO STORAGE AREA THAT WE FEEL WE CAN DO WITHOUT NOW.
COMMENT: THE LUMBER AND MATERIALS WE ARE GETTING FROM MUSKOKA LUMBER IN BALA IS EXCEPTIONALLY WELL PRICED.
NEXT: NEED MORE TRIM INSTALLERS FOR TOMORROW TO COMPLETE TRIM IN 1014A. PAINTING, EXCEPT FINAL TOUCH-UPS IS ESSENTIALLY COMPLETE. I HAVE CONTACTED BUTTLER TO INSTALL THE SUMP PUMPS AND THE HRV SYSTEMS. SUMPS TOMORROW AND HRV NEXT WEEK. HARRY WESTERBY GETTING A DISCOUNTED PRICE FOR HFH FOR EAVES TROUGH SUPPLY AND INSTALL. VINCENT ENTERPRISES TO START ROOF TOMORROW.
PLEASE HELP BY KEEPING YOUR FINGERS CROSSED FOR GOOD WEATHER FOR ANOTHER WEEK (IN SPITE OF THE FORECASTS).