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System Pavers Honors Decorated Veteran with a New Outdoor Living Space


Professional Design and Installation Company Partners with Military Makeover to Thank Carlos A. Colon-Ruiz for his Service

SANTA ANA, Calif. (October 3, 2023)System Pavers, the nation’s number one outdoor living design and installation company, is the exclusive outdoor renovation partner for the Texas episode of Military, Makeover, a Lifetime Network show featuring Montel Williams. The episode honors Carlos A. Colon-Ruiz, who was awarded a Purple Heart by President George W. Bush after he was severely injured in 2008 while serving in Iraq. He lost sight in one eye, is hearing impaired, lost two fingers and two were paralyzed.

“At System Pavers, we salute Carlos and all active and retired military men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. By offering our services to help transform Carlos’ outdoor living space, we thank him for his service. As a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard, I am extremely honored to be involved in the Military Makeover show and grateful for my colleagues at System Pavers who are committed to honoring veterans,” shares Joe Kauffman, Director of Operations, Texas for System Pavers.

Military Makeover is a home improvement series that aims to respect those who have served our country, rebuild the homes and even lives of these brave service men and women, and repay veterans for the service and sacrifices they’ve made for us. Through this partnership, System Pavers transformed Carlos’ outdoor living space at his home in Arlington, Texas with a built-in fire pit, paver patio, pergola, and an outdoor kitchen.

The latest season of Military Makeover featuring Carlos and System Pavers airs November 10 on the Lifetime Network.

Published Date: Oct 5, 2023

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