Preparing Your Home For Fall Weather

preparing your home for fall weather

School has started back up and autumn is approaching fast! But is your home ready for the transition into cooler weather? Both your house and lawn will need a bit of TLC to get ready for the upcoming season. Here are our top recommendations for preparing your home for fall weather! Your Home’s Exterior One […]

From HFHWC Donor To Volunteer: Tony Tenaglia


It all started with a car donation. Tony Tenaglia, a local resident of Georgetown, TX, is an avid supporter of Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County (HFHWC) and initially started off his relationship with our affiliate as a car donor. Originally from Philadelphia, he attended Cornell University, where he majored in Food Service/Retail Management. In […]

HFHWC Quarterly Volunteer Spotlight- Stephen Polos

Quarterly Volunteer Spotlight

Our first Quarterly Volunteer Spotlight of our fiscal year is Stephen Polos! Born in Pleasanton, CA, as the middle child of five children, Stephen and his family moved to Georgetown, TX in Oct 2008. As a devoted member of the Texas Austin Service Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, assisting those […]

Shopping For A Cause- Check Out Our HFHWC ReStore!


The Georgetown ReStore is one of the primary ways in which our organization helps families build better futures. Opened in 2005, it is owned and operated by our affiliate, Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County (HFHWC). Check out what our ReStore is all about below! Faucets, Furniture, and Fixtures, Oh My! The HFHWC ReStore is our […]

Keep Your Lawn Healthy This Summer: Our Top 3 Tips!

Keep Your Lawn Healthy This Summer

In recent years, Central Texas summers have been bringing in triple digit temperatures and little rain. Combined with soil that is typically clay and limestone-based, landscapes can suffer greatly during this season. However, there’s hope! Here are our top 3 ways to keep your lawn healthy this summer. Water Deeply, But Less Often One common […]

Get Ready for the Heat! Prepping Your Home For Summer

Prepping Your Home For Summer

Summer in Central Texas can be brutal, with temperatures well into the triple digits. And as we move into June, it’s a smart idea to make sure your home is ready for the hot weather season. Here are our top recommended things to do for prepping your home for summer! Keep Things Cool One of […]

HFHWC Quarterly Volunteer Spotlight- Roy Capdeville

Volunteer Spotlight- Roy Capdeville

This quarter’s Volunteer Spotlight features Roy Capdeville who offers his services weekly at the HFHWC ReStore. While originally from New Orleans, Roy graduated from college in Chicago with a master’s degree in education. Shortly after, he was offered a job at a small school in Port Arthur, TX, where he met his wife, Roseann. In […]

Fun Facts About Volunteering

Fun Facts About Volunteering

It can be said that volunteering is one of the most significant and impactful acts we can do in our lifetime. From world hunger and poverty, to homelessness, to animal rescue, there are numerous causes to support. In fact, without their volunteers, nonprofit organizations would be completely unable to function. Check out some of these […]

Bring In A Clutter-Free Spring: Our Top 5 Tips

Spring has arrived! Which means it’s that time of year to clear out the clutter to bring in the warmer weather. However, taking on an entire household’s worth of stuff can be daunting. And if you’re not sure where to start, here is our top 5 tips to help you bring in a clutter-free Spring! […]

The Benefits of Repurposing and Upcycling

Most of us are familiar with the importance of reducing waste and protecting the environment. According to the EPA, 9 million tons of furniture are tossed into landfills each year. One of the best ways to minimize this statistic is through upcycling and refurbishing! Here are a couple of ways to do so, as well […]

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