Help an experienced traveller with renovation of a historic house in downtown Rijeka, Croatia



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    I am 55 year old . Left Yugo land in 1988 , and back in CRO land in 2012 .
    Have lived in London 2 years , New York 1 year , Amsterdam 22 years .
    So I am also Dutch . Dus , ik spreek Nederlands !
    Also as a ship crew have been around a lot , long time ago .
    Fluent in English , Dutch , Italian . Understand some Spanish , Polish , German .
    Worked in legendary Marquee London club 1988 , seen Pink Floyd on a Wembley 88 ,
    Motorhead in Hammersmith Odeon , and Queen with Freddie Mercury in 1986 .

    In need of help with renovation of 1850 house downtown Rijeka. Location is A1 !!
    General help wanted with renovation project of the 1850 building ( one floor only conversion into 3 apartments ). Just off main street Korzo. Living on a first floor , and work on the second floor .
    Would be very happy to host few handy DIY people , all kind of building school trade very welcome .
    I expect of you 25 hours of help a week . Fridge will be always full , its a self service or one of the crew members is cooking .

    The project started one year ago and is now maybe few months to to be finished ,most
    heavy and dirty work is already been done . There is more work on a top floor but that can wait .
    Electrical and Plumbing is done , faze one . ( No fittings jet ) .

    Now we will need dry walling works / knauf , rockwoll insulation , and finishing works .
    Walls smoothing / skim coat experience over a new plaster / Roodband ??
    Also some re-painting of the first floor in the meantime .
    Some materials have to be carried up to the second floor , and some stuff to bring down .
    Some plastering and painting / laminate / furniture assembly .

    Carpenter needed to hang 12 doors and some terrace roof work maybe .
    Accommodation is part of the 120 m2 apartment on a floor below ,room size 17 m2 , 27 m2 .
    Wanted 1-4 persons . Work should be 5 hours a day or more depends on agreement and your skill .

    Duration few months from October 2020. Longer stay is possible .

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Heimwerker- und Bauarbeiten
    Handwerkliche Arbeiten
    Hilfe mit Computer /Internet

  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    I have lived abroad for 25 years . Amsterdam , London , NewYork . If you are young person still searching for your way what to do with your life , you can get lots of first hand experience and advice from experienced mid age person . Especialy if you are out of EU and want to stay and live in EU , I can learn you some tricks as I have done that 25 years ago .

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    Now we are into Dry walling works , insulation , and similar finishing works .
    Acommodation is part of the 100 m2 apartment on a floor below ,room size 17 m2 .
    Wanted 1-2 persons . help can be 4 hours a day or more depends on agreement .
    Duration 1-2 months maybe .

  • Languages

    Gesprochene Sprachen
    English: Fließend
    Croatian: Fließend
    Italian: Fließend
    Dutch: Fließend
    Spanish: Grundkenntnisse
    Polish: Grundkenntnisse

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    Dieser Gastgeber gibt an, dass er dir gern seine Muttersprache beibringt oder selbst eine Sprache lernen möchte.
    Bitte wende dich direkt an ihn, um weitere Auskünfte zu erhalten.

  • Unterkunft


    Part of 100 m2 apartment , Internet , Food .
    Own room size 17 m2 .

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    Situated in downtown , just of main street , Rijeka has about 200 000 population , this year Rijeka is European capital of culture .Its third bigest city in Croatia , only 60 km from Italy , and 25 km from Slovenia . Covid 19 situation here is relatively low at the moment .

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Hier sind Haustiere in der Regel willkommen

    Hier sind Haustiere in der Regel willkommen

    anything not to big

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

  • ...


    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Gastgeber Ref-Nr.: 753171318387