Habitat for Humanity

Site: Sarnia - London Ln

Service: Habitat Handyman Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-339-7957 ext 244
Fax 519-339-0476
E-Mail sreaume@habitatsarnia.org
Website www.habitatsarnia.org
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Primary Contact Sean Bremner, Habitat Handyman Supervisor; Phone: 519-339-7957 ext 244; Email: habitathandyman@habitatsarnia.org
Alternate Contact Kim Racher, Director, Build Services; Phone: 519-339-7957 ext 223; Email: kracher@habitatsarnia.org
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) In partnership with The County of Lambton, this program offers low-cost, basic home maintenance and repairs to all homeowners in Sarnia/Lambton. Preference - and a separate pricing stream - are offered to low income homeowners who may be at risk of housing instability or even homelessness if repairs are not completed.  
 
Habitat Handyman's services are delivered by professional staff assisted by a volunteer team. 
 
Handyman services offered include but are not limited to: in/exterior general carpentry; cabinet removal & installation; kitchen/bathroom repair & renovation; vinyl siding repair/removal & installation; drywall installation & repair; in/exterior painting; installation of flooring (laminate & ceramic); installation of insulation; and deck/porch repair & maintenance. The Handyman will receive requests for services not listed above but reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to accept a home improvement project. The Handyman does not offer: electrical, plumbing, HVAC or roofing services.
Hours Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Areas Served Lambton County
Eligibility * Habitat offers low cost home improvement services for all homeowners in Sarnia/Lambton 
* Pricing is available for both mainstream and low income families  
* In order to qualify for low income pricing, the applicant must provide proof of income which will be referenced against High Needs Household Income Limits (or HILS tables) published by Service Ontario 
* Habitat is also currently accepting applications for Handyman volunteers wishing to work with our Habitat Handyman program. Please visit our website at www.habitatsarnia.org and click on "Volunteer" to apply.
Application * Interested in availing yourself of our Handyman services? ... First, visit our website at www.habitatsarnia.org then click on the Habitat Handyman icon on the main page 
* You can apply on-line or you can download and print a hard copy of the application. Or you can collect an application from our offices located in the ReStore at 1787 London Line in Sarnia (at Blackwell Sideroad) 
* Once your application is received, you will be contacted for an appointment 
* Kindly note that this is a program that is in high demand. We have two handymen on staff and they do their best to accommodate applications in a first-in, first-served approach 
 
* Habitat is also currently accepting applications from volunteers wishing to work with our Habitat Handyman program. Visit our website and click on "Volunteer" for details
Languages English
Fees Service - Minimum labor charge of $50 for all projects. ; Low Income Pricing*  
Cost of Materials -> 15% mark-up  
Cost of Labor -> $25/hour  
Minimum Call-out -> $50  
 
Mainstream Pricing*  
Cost of Materials -> 15% mark-up  
Cost of Labor -> $50/hour  
Minimum Call-out -> $50  
 
* = depending upon the scope of the work required, an admin fee may be applied.  
NOTE: Habitat Handyman reserves the right to refuse a home improvement project at its sole discretion
Agency Information
Established 1994
Primary Executive Sarah Reaume, CEO; Email: sreaume@habitatsarnia.org
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Elections Governed by a Board of Directors * Annual General Meeting is held in May of each year and is open to the public.
Site Information
Located In Community Sarnia
Address & Map
1787 London Line
Sarnia, ON N7T 7H2
 
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Intersection London Line and Blackwell Sideroad
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall

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