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Nomads have a "Can Do" Attitude


Our hosting agencies recently reported a long list of projects our Nomads accomplished for them:

"Our team did barn repairs, cottage repairs, brick patio repair, worked on rock around foundation, painted outdoor furniture, stained a log house, painted the church bathroom, stained a deck, mounted a "blind" on running gear and did some antique chair repairs."

"They installed new metal roofs on 5 cabins, painted cabin & lodge doors, repaired two metal roofs, painted bathrooms, put new flooring in bathrooms, stained siding and trim for camp residences."

"Remodeling work was done in the staff lounge and back hallway; they installed a laundry mat; worked on a drainage project outside a historic building; installed AC in cabins; some repairs and upgrades were made to the ranch house and porch support posts were repaired/replaced."

"Repaired and repainted residence building and one dormitory.  Built new outside wooden steps for residence.  Repainted chapel, built wood rack to store lumber.  Built extension on equipment shed to house ATV and installed lights in equipment shed.  Power washed, cleaned and repainted floors in shower house.  Replaced shower manifolds and faucets and fixed leaks in sink faucets in boys dormitory.  Installed new boots on roof vents in boys dormitory.  Repaired and painted playground equipment.  Repainted window frames in lodge and small cabin.  Repaired toilets in lodge.  Repaired and painted picnic tables and benches.  Built cabinet with storage for apple sales shed.  Installed new fuel pump in ATV.  Also completed numerous other small tasks that improved our facilities."

"Fascia and trim prep (including replacement where needed), repainting and sealing; East side siding and West side log post/joist staining; Mortar/rock repair and sealing on the Southeast foundation; East side deck staining; utility closet cleaned, lighting updates installed, sheetrock repair and major crack seal; nurses office and A/V closet cleaned, repainted, carpet removed, LVT flooring and baseboard trim installed; Shelving units repainted. Green Cathedral- Benches sanded and sealed; Deck boards replaced, primed, and painted. Dining Hall chandeliers hung and wired. Boardwalk cleaned and recovered."  

"Built a privacy fence around sewage treatment plant.  Removed existing sign from the front of the camp.  Placed a new sign in a different location at the front of the camp.  Completed painting inside two cabins.  Sanded and painted 24 posts on two cabins. Painted doors, power washed all buildings and sidewalks. Completed a total cabin remodel on another cabin:  insulation, ceiling, walls, windows, ac/heat unit, ceiling fan installed. Painted outside of three other cabins."

"Eight bay carport was roofed and siding added, ATV restroom framed out and almost finished, then moved to the site. Laid out sewer pipe and water lines of 300'.  Worked on shower leak in dorm, replaced drawers in dorm with shelving, repaired water damaged ceiling in dining hall, began cutting metal pipe posts for equine arena.  Secured outdoor dining umbrellas to tables.  Assisted in Dining hall meal service to groups."