HistoriCorps is committed to educating and training volunteers in preservation skills, with an overarching mission of inspiring a preservation ethic in all those involved. Learning and working alongside expert HistoriCorps field staff, volunteers will learn the skills necessary to restore several buildings’ elements at Caldwell Cabin.
- Replace metal roof – 50%
- Rehabilitate entry porch and ramp – 15%
- Rehabilitate window sashes, sills, and trims – 15%
- Treat all exterior siding and porch railings Wood Protective – 15%
- Miscellaneous repairs – 5%
Please note: Tasks vary by day and by week, depending on a variety of factors including: weather, project priorities, previous groups’ work, and more. Though it is likely you will get to learn and practice most or all of the above tasks, it is not guaranteed. The higher percentage of the scope a particular task is, the more likely you will get to practice it.