BURFOOT HOUSE PROJECTS 

 

Thank you for your interest in helping with the Burfoot House Projects. Volunteers for projects that occur when guests are onsite, will need to go through a background screening. We value everyone's safety.

Below are our current and upcoming projects.

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Thank you,

Burfoot House Leadership Team

 

   PROJECT NAME

    DESCRIPTION

VOLUNTEERS

START DATE

END DATE

NUMBER OF VOLUNTEERS
NEEDED


 

Expand parking  

Increase the size of the concrete parking area from current 2 to 3 vehicles to 10 vehicles

       
Brick Sidewalk

Create sidewalk currently thru grass from driveway  to side porch. Approximately 1000 bricks and path to be carved out.   

  Buy A Brick Fundraiser started in November 2017
https://thatsmybrick.com/
AbbaList
   

Rear Deck

Replace flooring and ceiling of small rear deck   Can plan once 2nd floor plumbing insulated in ceiling of porch area.    

Interior Door Paint Project

All of the interior doors need wood fill, some sanding, and paint. 

      5 to 10 volunteers

Vinyl ceiling

Repair vinyl ceiling in carport

       

Gazebo

Build gazebo in back yard

       

Vegetable Garden

Build raised garden boxes for seasonal vegetable garden

Eagle Scout Project

Project discussed Fall 2017 

Anticipated March 2018 

Arranged by Eagle Scout 

Planters

Build planters for front porch

 

 

 

 

Trellis Repair and paint rose trellis in carport          

Fire escape

Wire brush and paint fire escape

       

House Maintenance

On-going repairs and maintenance  Knights of Columbus

Each Monday since November 2017 

Continuing 

One volunteer each Monday 

 Front porch

Paint front porch

Paint Your Heart Out
Chesapeake Rotary

7-8-17

 7-8-17

 

Basement entrance

Repair/replace flashing

Paint Your Heart Out
Chesapeake Rotary

7-8-17

7-8-17

 

Flower Beds & Mulching

Define flower beds and mulch.

Paint Your Heart Out
Chesapeake Rotary

6-17-17

6-17-17

 

Burfoot House Renovation

Renovation of interior of the house: ripped up carpet, sanded floors, replaced vinyl flooring, slate roof repair and replaced gutters, plastered walls and ceilings, painted walls and ceilings, new lighting, new carpet, adoption of each room to fully furnish and make ready for 10 homeless ladies and 1 house manager! 

Multitude of volunteers from churches, organizations, businesses, Boy Scouts, Girls Scouts, Soccer Teams...See https://www.facebook.com/
BurfootHouse/
for the stories!
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