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Wood County competition offering free roof

WOOD COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Anew competition is getting ready to launch in Wood County, and the winner willget a new roof.

Theroof is the grand prize in the ‘No Roof Left Behind' contest, where two localcompanies – Nail It Down Remodeling and Williby Supplies – are teaming up tohelp a deserving family.

Theprize roof features shingles so strong, they can withstand hurricane-forcewinds.

Toparticipate, Wood County residents need to nominate someone who needs a newroof.

"Backin the old days, you used to see a car broke down on the side of the road, you'dstop and help your neighbor," said Jeffery Brummitt, from Nail It Down. "Youdon't see much of that these days, so that's kind of the deal we're trying toget here: Neighbors helping neighbors."

Organizersof the competition are hoping to expand the program to Lucas and Fultoncounties next year. This year's winner will be announced next July.

Click here forinformation on how to nominate your neighbor.

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