CREEK AND COUNTY CONSTRUCTION TRADES / BULLOCK CREEK HS/ MIDLAND, MICHIGAN
(established 1972)

Gary Shaffner Instructor Cell 989 600 6217 Email shaffnerg@bcreek.orgNumber of Students: 25

Home Building/Renovation Project (s)

• Building a 4 bedroom 3 ½ bath home approx. 1800sqft

• Built a similar home last year selling price $315,000

• Students get involved in most all aspects of building the home: framing, setting trusses, shingling, installing doors and windows, electrical, plumbing, heating concrete, siding, brick, stone work, hard wood flooring, tile work floors and showers, cabinets, trim work, some drywall work, landscaping, etc.

Program Challenges, Rewards & Needed Assistance
What is your biggest challenge?

Answer: Every year the framing phase is a challenge due to the fact the students are new to the program and do not know how to work yet. Also, they are learning to work as team.