Help with home improvement projects and the children in Finnmark, Norway

Country

Norway

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    Host rating

    40
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  • last activity

    Last activity

    17/01/2021

 
  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a family of 5, the children are 8, 4 and 1 years old. We also have a kitten.
    We live in northern Norway, in Finnmark.
    We live in a small village 20 mins outside the town of Alta.
    We live close to the coast and the forest is our backyard.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are a welcoming and easygoing family. We live close to nature and have the midnightsun.

  • Help

    Help

    We have recently built a house and need help finishing it. It is also possible to watch the children while we work on the projects. We have not yet decided what projects we will prioritize but here are most of them:
    We need to insulate the attic.
    Paint the house.
    Landscaping, make a lawn, plant trees.
    Build a shed and a deck.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Norwegian: Fluent
    Sami: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have one spare bedroom with a bed, a desk and a recliner chair.
    We have one bathroom with wc and a wc.
    We make dinner usually every day and the kitchen can be used whenever hungry.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We drive in to Alta often, and there are a couple busses that go every day. In Alta there is a shopping mall, swimming pool, library, and restaurants. In our village there is one groceries store and plenty of ocean, nature and reindeers roaming the area.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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


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