On tonight’s episode of “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” Huntsville residents will be able to see the contributions of a Huntsville’s Empire Truss on a house built for a family in need.

In tonight’s episode, a new house is being built for a family with 7-year-old twin daughters living with leukemia. The family was previously living in a mobile home on family property in East Bernard because of accumulating medical bills.

Empire Truss supplied $20,000 worth of supplies for the project, which included roof trusses and wall panels. Empire Truss owner Casey Collum said he was on the building site for 32 consecutive hours with no sleep. The 5,400-square-foot house was built in four days with crews working 24 hours a day.

This project was the second “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” show Empire Truss contributed supplies and labor to. They also contributed to a house in Washington, Texas, where a family was running a nonprofit animal rescue organization out of a termite-infested house. That episode aired Jan. 29.

“We felt like we’ve been blessed that our company was in a position that we can donate again to a needy family,” Collum said.

While they worked with Stylecraft Builders on the first house, Royce Builders out of Houston recruited them this time after seeing the work they were able to do.

Just like the first house, Collum said the different companies and construction crews were able to work together very well, which is the only way they would be able to complete such a project in so little time.

“Everybody worked together really well,” Collum said. “It’s amazing that we did it one time and after doing it again, you realize it wasn’t a fluke.”

Still, he said, it required a lot of hard work and dedication on everybody’s part.

“It didn’t get any easier,” Collum said. “The job site was a little smaller and the constraints on how much space we had definitely made it a little more challenging.”

This episode of “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” will air tonight at 7 on ABC.

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