Learn eco-building skills, helping with a straw bale house in the Gers, France

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France

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    Last activity

    01/08/2020

 
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  • Description

    Description

    we are a family of 4 with 2 dogs and a cat.we moved to this area 4 years ago to escape the rat race and build our dream house.we love to cook and socialise with friends, and just generally enjoy life. The environment is important to us and so we want to build a house that has a low impact upon it, and will be beautiful and comfortable place for our family to live in.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Help with Eco Projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    they can benefit from learning eco building skills and immerse themselves in the wonderful local cuisine and culture

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help

    Help

    we are building a straw bale house in sw france in a beautiful area called the gers.we need help with the build of our house and have accommodation on the piece of land.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    a caravan with their own cooking facilities and wood stove.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    locally there are two beautiful lakes to swim in and local villages with markets and village fetes.this is a very tranquil area but also very rural so a car is necessary.

  • 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

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


Host ref number: 267964159987