Home Schooling Community Helps Family Raise Their Roof

The Burggraf family relied on their community to help them raise their home, in the style of an old-fashioned barn raising.

Mid-Construction on the Stilted Home
Six families helped the Burggrafs raise their home after five work sessions. The Burggrafs continue to add onto the home by saving money and then building with what they can buy.
Photo by Henry Burggraf