Build 23 / 24

Sponsored by Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity® and local Lutheran congregations. As of October 22, 59 Thrivent Builds volunteers had contributed 1,096 hours of labor toward building this home, powered by delicious lunches prepared and delivered by Lutheran church women.

Habitat for Humanity International® hosts a photo wall web page where affiliates all over the world can post photos of their Thrivent Builds work. Click here to view the photo wall. Use the zip code 83405 to view photos of work on this home, or click the Photo Album link above to view the entire construction sequence.

Material or labor donations from Whirlpool, Valspar, SEI Electric, Punt's Plumbing Service, Holeshot Plumbing and MAK Sheetrock. Starbucks donated coffee to the Saturday work day volunteers. Lowe's of Idaho Falls donated evergreen and deciduous trees for landscaping. Green Acres Home Improvement donated labor to install the siding. Anything Glass of Nampa, Idaho donated the windows through BMC. Union Pacific Railroad donated used railroad ties for the landscaping. FoxTree Countertops and Rocky Mountain Cabinets employees donated labor to install kitchen countertops and cabinets. All Shine Cleaning & Maintenance donated labor to clean the unit. Since 1999 Whirlpool has donated a range and Energy Star® refrigerator to every Habitat home. Valspar is Habitat's National Paint Partner. Vital Spec performed the blower door test for the energy evaluations and heat loss analysis.