Housing Hype – May 24, 2024

Military Family Housing Self-Help Stores

Now that summer is here, the KMC Housing Office would like to help you to take care of your apartment/town house as well as your yards.  Tools to maintain the yards, high-pressure cleaner, hedge clipper etc., can be borrowed on a 24-hour basis.

Below is a small selection of the 100 + items that can be found in the MFH Self-Help Stores at Ramstein and Vogelweh.


• Grass seed

• Child safety outlet protectors

• Lawn fertilizer

• Stove top protection (Child safety)

• Rakes

• All-purpose safety latches

• Mouse traps

• Door alarm

• Curtain hangers

• Baking trays

 • Shower hose/Shower head

• Light bulbs

• Picture hooks


Ramstein – Bldg. 859

Vogelweh – Bldg. 1070


Q: Who is authorized to use the Self-Help Store?

A: Any military family housing residents living in Ramstein, Landstuhl or Vogelweh  housing areas.

Q: Will I have to pay for the materials that I receive from the Self-Help Store?

A: No. There are no charges to you or your family members for self-help/loaner items.   

Please contact the KMC Housing Office at KMCHousing@us.af.mil or call 489-7108, commercial 0631-536-7108 for more information.