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YouthBuild Akron – Garfield House Update

Update for 887 Garfield House We are putting the finishing touches on the house at 887 Garfield Street Akron, Ohio. Since we last blogged a lot has taken place. Ground floor windows have been installed. We have painted the interior … Continue reading

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Akron YouthBuild Update

Pam Pierce, Project LEED Rater “887 Garfield is steadily moving towards LEED Certification.  The trainees and instructors are creating a better built home than many builders, way above Ohio Building Code.”   Akron YouthBuild Update on 887 Grafield LEED Project.  … Continue reading

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Akron YouthBuild – Garfield House Update

Garfield House Update Hi, my name is Bob Mack. I am one of the Construction Trainers for Akron Summit Community Action Youthbuild, Akron, Ohio. Here is what we have completed so far on the house: Deconstructed house down to the … Continue reading

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