Mike Holmes estimates that “up to eighty percent of contractors are unskilled or dishonest, or both”.
“The homes Mike will build will have living roofs, radiant floor heating, and water recapture systems. All in a bid to be as eco-friendly as possible. But the community is about more than just flawless structure. Mike wants the people living there to walk around, talk to each other and reconnect with what a community is suppose to be. If that weren’t enough, while Mike is building a community from scratch he’s helping to re-build another one. The Ninth Ward in New Orleans, as part of a project with the ‘Make It Right Foundation’ It’ll become part of a television series that premieres this January.”