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Sponsors

Central Landscape Solutions Avondale provide firewood, mulch and other garden goodness

Posted May 27, 2017 by Rosanne Armitage

Central Landscape Solutions in Avondale have been so awesome for the project.  Their firewood keeps the community warm during winter, the wood is cut ready to go and they deliver!  They have also supplied us organic fresh mulch, large quantities, for us to undertake our initiative to simultaneously prevent weeds while feeding the plants.  You […]

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Coffee Hut Sponsors

Eighthirty provide coffee, training and technical assistance

Posted May 30, 2016 by Oskari Miettinen

We are pretty lucky to be sponsored and looked after by the best local coffee roastery establishment in town. For many years, Eighthirty have been providing excellent coffee, training for our volunteer baristas as well as making sure our espresso machinery runs smoothly. Thanks Eighthirty we wouldn’t be where we are without you. You are […]

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Facilities

Thornton Auctions to supply furnishings and host the live auction for Hum Art Gala 2014

Posted November 14, 2014 by Oskari Miettinen

Thornton Auctions will be supplying furnishings for the villa in the future. They will also be hosting the live auction for our private Hum Art Gala 2014 on Saturday the 29th November. Thanks Tracey and Alex, you are awesome!

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Schupepe provides super shelter!
Fundraising Event Sponsors

Schupepe provides super shelter!

Posted October 17, 2014 by human

We are so grateful to Patrick and his team at Schupepe for providing us with their beautiful marquees for our Backyard Party fundraiser. Not only are they friendly peeps, their designs are unique to New Zealand and they are focused on minimizing their impact on the environment. We heard it on good authority that this innovative team […]

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Maintenance

Lynfield Chainsaws and Mowers donate a lawnmower and maintain it

Posted September 25, 2014 by human

Ian from Lynfield Chainsaws and Mowers donated us a great Lawnmower and have kept it maintained throughout our journey. The lawnmower has been in heavy use and despite it being totally wrecked at times, Lynfield Chainsaws and Mowers have come to the rescue and basically built us a new mower in no time! Thanks Lynfield […]

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Heritage Renovation Sponsors

Blacktree have done both Resource and Building Consent Drawings

Posted May 10, 2014 by human

Paul from Blacktree has been amazing.  He and his colleagues completed both our Resource and Building Consent Drawings. While the journey was long and arduous to get approval for our back decks, which were essential to making the Villa a workable space, where many may have given up but Paul continued steadfast and loyal to […]

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Heritage Renovation Sponsors

Camelspace provide the Scaffolding for the Villa

Posted May 10, 2014 by Rosanne Armitage

Mick and Phil from Camelspace provided the scaffolding that surrounded the Heritage House during restoration.  They were one of our first sponsors and their faith in the project was a foundation stone to get us this far.  Interestingly Camelspace were also used to repair the Grafton Bridge.  A nice marry there. Absolute in their abilities […]

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Heritage Renovation Sponsors

Cotec has provided all external paint for the Villa

Posted May 10, 2014 by human

Warren from Cotec came to the projects rescue quick smart.  We had scraped all the old paint off right to the Kauri wood beneath, because the timber was bare we needed not only Acrylic Primer and Colour we also needed lots of Pigmented Sealer to put on first.  This way when the temperature changes and […]

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Heritage Renovation Sponsors

CRC provides massive amounts of sealant and other product

Posted May 10, 2014 by human

CRC provides massive amounts of sealant and other product for that final finished look which is needed after hefty construction and splicing in. Thank you CRC, you are a Hum Hero!

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Heritage Renovation Sponsors

Sea to Sky provided us environmentally friendly water-based paint remover

Posted May 10, 2014 by human

John from Sea to Sky helped us manage the layers and layers of old paint that were on the Villa. The Sea to Sky gel worked perfectly. We painted it on and hand-scraped it off.  It helped contain lead and was easy to use.  While hand-scraping an entire two-storied Villa is a time consuming process using […]

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