Cape Coral, Fla. (April 20, 2017) - Aubuchon Homes’ employees volunteered with Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties (Habitat) to build the walls of Habitat’s first Home Builders Blitz house. Working together with Habitat, the Aubuchon Homes’ team measured, cut, drilled and nailed,transforming the raw materials into the walls of a future home. Building the walls is the first phase of Aubuchon Homes’ partnership with Habitat to complete the first Home Builders Blitzhome in one week during the nationwide Home Builders Blitz week, June 5-9, 2017.
Home Builders Blitz is a nationwide collaboration between Habitat for Humanity affiliates and their local building industries. Together, Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties and Aubuchon Homes, will partner with a local family in need of decent and affordable housing to build a three bedroom, two bath home in one week.
Gary Aubuchon, President of Aubuchon Team of Companies and a Habitat board member, is excited to have his team build the inaugural Home Builders Blitz house. “Aubuchon Homes marks its 25th anniversary this year and what better way to celebrate than by giving back to our community in one of the most meaningful and quickest home building projects we’ve ever undertaken”, said Aubuchon.
Habitat and Aubuchon Homes kick off the Home Builders Blitz construction on Saturday, June 3, 2017. Local building industry members interested in joining the build can contact Aubuchon Homes at (239) 542-1075. To learn more about Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties contact (239) 652-0434 or visit www.Habitat4Humanity.org.
Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties is one of the largest Habitat affiliates in the country. Since 1982, over 1,400 families in need of a hand up have partnered with Habitat Lee and Hendry to build or improve their home. Habitat homeowners, alongside volunteers, help build their own home and pay an affordable mortgage. Through volunteering, financial or material donations, everyone can help Lee and Hendry county families achieve strength, stability and independence. Through shelter, we empower. To learn more, visit www.habitat4humanity.org
As a design build and decorate firm, Aubuchon Homes is involved in every aspect from initial design to furnishing the home. Their clients love the fact they can work one-on-one with the architectural designers, project managers, and interior designers to create their dream home. Since 1992, Aubuchon Homes has designed and built more than 500 homes, garnered more than 300 industry awards and staffs approximately 50 team members. This year they celebrate their 25th anniversary.