Remodel Series: The Big Chill

Can you imagine the wear and tear on a refrigerator at an orphanage? How many times a day would the doors be opened, and how much additional work would that create for the cooling system? My friends at the special needs orphanage Global Partners in Life supports had a...

Remodel Series: The Dirty Work Behind the New Orphanage Bathroom

This will be the final blog about the bathroom remodel Global Partners in Life did for the special needs orphanage in China. In this blog, I will point out all of the hard work, and some of the dirty work, that occurs before the wonderful final product is finished....

Remodel Series: Bathroom Plumbing

For someone with no handyman skills (that would be me), it is very impressive to see how someone with training and experience can bring a project together and make everything work. That was certainly the case as Global Partners in Life remodeled the bathroom for the...

Remodel Series: A Better Shower

If you have read the book Unseen Tears, published by Global Partners in Life (GPiL,) you would know about the needs of the children at the special needs orphanage supported by GPiL. In my last blog, I wrote about the remodeling job GPiL did with the bathroom sinks,...

Remodel Series: Bathroom Sinks

If you read the book, Unseen Tears, published by Global Partners in Life, you may remember the leader of the special needs orphanage speaking about how she would like to have some work done on the bathroom for the children. Believe me, the work needed to be done. The...