Home Preservation & Home Repair

A program provided by the Chippewa Valley Habitat for Humanity, this programs focuses on minor exterior home repairs and neighborhood revitalization.

About our Home Repair Program

Previously known as A Brush with Kindness, Home Preservation is Habitat for Humanity's home repair program.Through this program, we offer minor exterior home repairs for low income families in need. Some of these repairs can include painting, landscaping, weatherization, porch repair, and other minor exterior maintenance services.


Habitat for Humanity believes that everyone deserves to have a safe and sustainable place to live. By offering these services, Habitat aims to preserve homes and revitalize neighborhoods, helping families have a decent, safe and well maintained place they can call their home for many years to come.

Applying for Home Preservation Assistance

▶ The first step is to review our income guidelines, to see if you qualify.

If you are unable to view the above link, please click here.

▶ When applying, please include the following when sending in your application:

  • Proof of home ownership

  • Proof of homeowner's insurance

  • Proof of income

▶ Download and complete the application below. Once complete, you can

either e-mail it to us or send it directly to our mailing address.



Mailing Address: 

145 N. Clairemont Ave

Eau Claire, WI 54703