Tool Lending Closet

Someone using a nail gun on a home improvement project.
The Tool Lending Closet (TLC) provides items such as lawn mowers, edgers, weed trimmers, and numerous other lawn and garden and home repair tools to eligible Fairborn residents to address home repair and property maintenance issues. Funded through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Community Development Block Grant Program, users must meet specific income guidelines to qualify to borrow the equipment. There is no fee for borrowing the tools.

When & Where


The TLC is open from April through November and is located behind the City of Fairborn's garage at 300 North Third Street. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., by appointment only.