We want to make our home into a place that people can come to relax and unwind. A lot of work is already complete, but we have to get the cottage and garden finished. Help me to finish an old traditional Irish cottage and garden in a very rural area of Co Mayo.
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
They will learn about rural Irish life, blacksmithing and other crafts, Also they will learn about the process of planning and completing a project.
Help to develop an organic garden, approx .3 of an acre. Finish country cottage 220 year old traditional Irish cottage. Woodwork, Tiling, plumbing and electrics, also paint and decorate. Also want to make a sauna in the old shed.
Single or double room and wifi,
We live in a very rural area of Co Mayo. It is very beautiful and peaceful. I am a blacksmith so you will have a free workshop in the old craft. There is a lot of things to see and do, walks , cycling, We are very relaxed open minded easy going people and we love our life. We have traveled and worked in many countries. If you feel comfortable with who you are then all should be well. We are looking for people with real practical experience in trades such as carpentry, tiling, plumbing, building and gardening.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week