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How We Do Our Work

This page contains helpful videos on how we complete our home modifications and repairs, so anyone can do so in a safe manner. If you are not comfortable using a tool demonstrated in one of the videos, or do not have the safety equipment illustrated, you should not attempt to complete the modification or repair.
 
Rebuilding Together Fox Valley is not responsible for any modification or repair attempted outside of our approved projects, you are completing these at your own risk and expense. 
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Replace a toilet flapper:
https://youtu.be/O7sN3AorUCI
Replace or install a toilet:
https://youtu.be/Y_hVZ3rPzm4
Install toilet seat risers with and without handles:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weCYbHuNWiA
Install a handheld shower head:
 https://youtu.be/S9uk0au3KwE
Install non-slip treads on shower floor:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rdL61SXs7pI
Assemble shower chair or tub transfer bench
Install bathtub cutout
(completed by a licensed contractor)
Using snap toggle hollow wall anchor:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhqRSSPpr8o&t=1s
Using stud and snap toggle in tile:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MaHDYuPX7gY
Replace a bathroom sink faucet: 
https://youtu.be/uu-pL6CmYxc
Replace a kitchen sink faucet: 
https://youtu.be/TEB_QoXJS1k
Install smoke and carbon monoxide detectors:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ExSgQ5oQBs
Provide Class ABC fire extinguisher:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yEUVGLb0sag
Replace dryer vent with metal ducting and seal exposed ducting: 
https://youtu.be/8ngr0LnwTFM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-Eht6EtvDQ 
Repair/replace locks on exterior doors and replace doorknobs with levers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=00BPL-Nsfag
Installing handrail on stairway:
https://youtu.be/wYBYzxsH8bs
Wisconsin building code to check your handrail and stair specifications: https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/code/admin_code/sps/safety_and_buildings_and_environment/320_325/321.pdf
Plug in night lights or add stick up lights for areas with no light fixtures