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Jessie Huber (clockwise from upper left); Howie; Rosie, 3; and Henry, 6, stand on the hearth for their wood stove in the South Range home built for them by "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" The wood stove was taken from the original farmhouse. "It was the heart of the old home," Jessie Huber said. Clint Austin/

Huber family's home revealed in premiere of 'Extreme Makeover'


SOUTH RANGE, Wis. -- An entire country had the chance to see a contemporary apple-green house in South Range Sunday night when the season premiere of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" aired on ABC.

The Huber home on Swamp Road, which took more than 1,400 volunteers to build in a handful of days, is amazing, Howie Huber said.

"Everything is easier," he said, playfully referring to an old septic problem: "I have not been covered in feces once in this new house."

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