Habitat for Humanity, the City of Hampton, and the City of Newport News are joining forces to help elderly, veterans, disabled, or low income homeowners in the Wythe neighborhood Hampton and the bordering streets in Newport News make repairs to the outside of their homes.
The Extreme Home Repair Blitz provides exterior services such as:
Repairs to ramps, rails, and porches
Outside painting and siding
Power washing & debris removal
*All labor and materials are provided by community sponsors and volunteers to eligible homeowners for a minimal fee, possibly FREE!
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