Friends and Community Support
Joyrides is a Houston, TX based rescue. They are all volunteer, no salaries, no overhead. All pets are in foster homes or private boarding kennels. They do not have a shelter. Joyrides is funded solely by adoption fees, donations and help from the big hearts of the community and its tireless volunteers. Please consider donating. Any amount will help give these pets a new life with lots of love.
Houston Home Construction Resources
- Check the City of Houston Planning and Development Services Division about building permits before you build or renovate.
- Consult the Greater Houston Builders Association to find a qualified builder or home remodeling contractor.
- Having problems with your builder? The Texas Residential Construction Commission can help.
Houston Home Energy Efficiency & Environmental Quality
- Energy Star Tax Rebates available in Houston. You may qualify for tax incentives for energy efficiency improvements to new and existing homes. Certainly worth a look! There are energy rebate programs for small businesses too.
- Facts and information on Mesothelioma. Asbestos, which has been conclusively linked to the eventual development of mesothelioma, can be found in 80% of structures within the United States. Much of this asbestos is located within HVAC fixtures.