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habitat for humanity

  • Habitat for Humanity Workshop

    On Saturday July 30th, I'll be at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Torrance, CA, leading a workshop demonstrating how to build quick and easy sawhorses. …

  • GMC-DIY-Challenge-Laura-Dahl

    GMC DIY Challenge

    We battled against two teams of amazing DIYers and builders for the chance to win the inaugural GMC DIY Challenge. …

  • Going Green While Saving Green

    One of the hardest things I’ve come across in my own home renovation is the struggle between “going green” as much as possible and staying within a reasonable budget. Much beyond…

  • A Day with Habitat for Humanity – Recap

    I’ve enjoyed the rainy week here in Los Angeles but I was hoping it would hold off on Friday so I could join Habitat for Humanity’s “A Brush With Kindness” program…

  • Spending the Day With Habitat for Humanity

    In an effort to give back a bit this year I’ll be spending today with Habitat for Humanity in Los Angeles. As part of their “A Brush with Kindness” program my…

  • A Brush with Kindness in Los Angeles

    Helping others this time of year seems natural. Previously I’ve donated time to Americare’s but this year I’m volunteering with the Los Angeles chapter of Habitat for Humanity. I will be…

  • Thank You Millard Fuller

    The founder of Habitat for Humanity, Millard Fuller, has passed away at the age of 74 but his contributions to those in need will live on for generations. Mr. Fuller led…

  • Don’t Dump–Donate!

    Photo: courtesy of Habitat for Humanity-Kansas City As you begin a one-room or whole-house renovation, the thought of disposing of the excess of old furniture and building materials can be daunting.…

  • Holiday Donations

    During the holidays and throughout the year there are organizations that could use your time and money to help provide food and shelter for those in need. Find your local Habitat…