Minor Home Repairs

Volunteers assist clients with basic home repairs that improve their safety, security and comfort.

Services may include

  • Minor wall repairs
  • Replacing light bulbs
  • Replacing bolts/screws
  • Fixing minor leaks
  • Fixing weather stripping
  • Replacing toilet seats
  • Adjusting or replacing curtain rods
  • Fixing any closing mechanisms like door knobs, closet knobs, drawer handles
  • Fixing shelves

Not included

  • Work that would require a professional tradesperson
  • Any task that a volunteer deems unsafe

Please Note

  • This service is provided by volunteers or individuals under contract with Columbia Valley Better At Home and is contingent upon their availability.
  • An assessment of the requested task may be required.
  • Clients must provide equipment, tools and supplies.