Help put the finishing touches to our Chalet in Rhône-Alpes, France



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    I m mountain guide and I build a house for my children. My wife and I built 4 houses before ! We know that difficulties. We are living in very nice place in a big chalet. We want to be helped by persons who travell and like to discover country. We sailed accross the ocean a long time ago and we were woofers in spain and france with our 2 children.

    je suis guide de montagne et jeconstruit un chalet pour mes enfants dans le village. Avec mon épouse nous avons déjà construit 4 maisons, nous connaissons les difficultés ! Nous vivons dans un très beau village, dans un chalet de 5 chambres, les enfants sont grands. Nous souhaitons etre aidés par des personnes qui voyagent et qui aiment découvrir du pays.
    Nous avons navigué en voilier il y a longtemps et nous avons fait du woofing en france et en espagne avec nos enfants chez des gens qui sont devenus nos amis.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • 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

    My wife and I travelled a lot, we teached our children when they were young. We like to know different culture soyou can have a good cultural expérience and discover french culture. You can learn new technic of building and traditionnal to, I m mountain guide and I can explain and practice a lot of technics.

  • Help


    I built my house, the fourth, I know I need helphand and I can explain the work. The house is in wood, the roof is finish and I want to close it before winter. Building is not very difficult, the work dangerous is finish. I can explain and I m sure you can if you like. Now we work with wood and insulation in woodfiber.

  • Languages spoken

    Catalan: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    A bedroom in our big chalet, 5 bedrooms , but our bathroom. Wifi, tv ,place for yoga or pilates, fire place, garden, just near a wood, wiew of the village 200m from center.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We were woofers in france and spain for a long time, we know that is to be a volunteer. So we respect people, and want an exchange. The village is famous for mountain and ski, 2500 pers live here , there is a lot of association and nature is preserve.
    We live simply and play sports and guitare. We eat organic food and a little meat, not a lot of alcool.
    I want to speak english and I think it s absolutely necessairy ! I speak spanish to.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

    4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.

Host ref number: 263776557412