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The repairs to Candra’s house included new siding and exterior doors. Plumbing work has lowered the family’s water bills significantly. “When I bought my house, I knew I had work to do, but I just did not know how I was going to get it done on my income. Now my kids can feel good about the home they live in,” Candra says. “I love it.”
August 18, 2016

Home improvement before and after photos

In addition to building new homes, families also partner with Habitat to make home improvements. See before and after images of homes that families improved with your help.

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June 27, 2012

Day 2: Pointing bricks and putting God’s love into action

Habitat for Humanity International CEO Jonathan Reckford points bricks and sees God’s love in action in Phnom Penh.

June 26, 2012

Day 1: Building in Cambodia

Habitat for Humanity International CEO Jonathan Reckford leads a Hope Journey trip to Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

June 22, 2012

Save the date: Twitter chat by the National Trust for Historic Preservation on July 11

Participate on July 11 as the National Trust for Historic Preservation and Habitat come together to explore the idea that a good home requires a good neighborhood.

June 18, 2012

Stabilizing foundation

Habitat Greater Los Angeles homeowner Amanda Jordan and her family bring new life to a formerly abandoned, now-renovated house.

June 11, 2012

‘When you do good, you feel good’

New York City volunteer Herbert Klein shares his reasons for supporting Habitat.

June 4, 2012

A good idea that continues to grow

Professional home builders in 24 states are participating in the 2012 Home Builders Blitz. Event founder Tom Gipson reports.

May 30, 2012

Seven years, full of wonder

Rick Tait, Global Village director for Habitat Canada, reflects on the program’s first seven years of service — and wonders at the promise still ahead

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