Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity battles construction site theft
Last updated 8/25/2021 at 10:09am
Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity (PPHFH) has always suffered theft of construction materials from building sites over the years, prompting installation of security fencing, storage and theft-deterring actions, but the recent theft of a furnace from a Habitat house in Colorado Springs in broad daylight was a shock. The furnace was delivered and installed in the unfinished but closed-in home on a Sunday afternoon, only to be stolen within a couple hours. The cost of the furnace and installation is not covered by insurance as it is below the deductible.
As has been widely reported this summer,...