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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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May 22, 2012

A picture of service

More than 400 Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps members help build and rehabilitate homes in four struggling communities as part of the annual Build-a-Thon.

May 14, 2012

Helping another family’s dream come true

National Women Build Week was a chance for E! News correspondent Kristina Guerrero and her family to give back

May 7, 2012

‘Let go of inertia’

Indian film actress and Habitat Youth BUILD ambassador Aditi Rao Hydari shares why — and how — she is helping to change living conditions in her home country.

April 30, 2012

‘No boundaries’ thinking

Habitat CEO Jonathan Reckford shares news of the Hult Global Case Challenge winners and reflects on the process’ invaluable contribution to Habitat.

April 16, 2012

A beloved bus goes the extra mile

A church donates “Old Blue” through Cars for Homes, and their local affiliate reaps the benefits.

April 12, 2012

‘These houses can’t build themselves’

Indian-American actor and filmmaker and Bollywood star Omi Vaidya shares why he supports Habitat for Humanity and what a home means to him.

April 9, 2012

‘One of the greatest experiences’

Florida State University’s Jaime Garcia De Paredes reflects on a spring break spent building.

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