There are a number of local handy people in C-U who are available either through a company, team, or privately to help with remodeling, painting, plumbing, carpentry etc. needs. This page will be a place to keep track of them and offer reviews, recommendations, photos or anything you want!
PACA: An organization dedicated to salvaging building material. There are several ways to get involved with the organization through volunteer work or outreach. The salvage store is open Wednesday 4-7pm and Saturday 9am-12pm.
http://www.chlocal44.org/ Carpenters' Local No. 44
http://www.angieslist.com/companylist/us/il/champaign/woodworking.htm Angie's list of 47 local carpenters