Texas Home Improvement with Jim Dutton

Texas Style Overhaul For A Wounded Soldier

Jim Dutton and the Texas Home Improvement Team are at it again!

Teaming up with Advent Air and Operation Finally Home, Texas Home Improvement has surprised Iraq veteran U.S. Army Sgt. Tennent with a much-needed new air conditioning system and a complete Texas Style Overhaul of his 40-year old home in Cedar Hill, Texas. The whole team will converge on at the home on Friday, May 9th, to execute the remodeling transformation.

Tennent, a dedicated U.S. Army soldier, injured his back and suffered multiple concussions while serving in Iraq. He is currently suffering from PTSD, knee injuries, back issues, hearing loss, damage to his left ankle and migraines. Sgt. Tennent has undergone six back surgeries and is currently scheduled to have ankle surgery.

For additional information about Texas Home Improvement or this special Texas Style Overhaul contact Executive Producer Brian McFarling at 214-244-2186.

This overhaul will include products and services donated by Texas Home Improvement sponsors. Included is a list of specialty items that will make the home extremely energy efficient and will require less maintenance. Products included: Carrier 17 SEER 2 stage, variable speed HVAC system installed by Advent Air along with attic insulation. tile floors, granite countertops and backsplash throughout the home provided by Floor & Décor; countertop fabrication and cabinet refinishing provided by Stone Age Granite, a brand new electrical panel and wiring provided by Caddell Electric; high e-rated vinyl double-pane sliding glass door provided by America’s Choice Windows; beautiful plumbing fixture’s provided by Moore Plumbing Supply’s Bath and Kitchen Showplace and will be installed by Du West Total Plumbing. Attic ventilation system provided by Arrington Roofing, a vanity and mirror provided by Cabinets To Go. These products and services will completely change the look of the interior of the home and will cut energy bills up to 50%. Sgt. Tennent will receive this estimated $50,000 overhaul thanks to the generosity of Texas Home Improvement sponsors and Operation Finally Home. The project will begin on Friday May 9th and will be completed in a matter of a few days.


Bay Area Builders Association Du-West America's Choice Windows
Floor & Decor Carrier Advent Air
Arrington Roofing Caddell Electric Bath and Kitchen Showplace
Stone Age Granite Dallas Eaton Thin Blue Line Design

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