Looking for help for small project in a typical canadian log house in Golden, BC, Canada



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    We are a french family from France, living in Canada for 2 years now. We have 2 boys and 1 dog. We are speaking French at home between each other (but we speak English too).
    We both working a lot and need some help on our new house for some projects.

    We will build two tiny houses in the Blaeberry and we are looking for some help with that

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Art Projects

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We travaled around the world three years ago and visit 11 differents countries. So we like to share our experiences with other travelers.
    My husband love delicious french meal and always happy to share tips about cooking and of course the meal!

  • Help


    Update : for the month September and October we can accomadate only single traveller, we don't have room for a couple

    We need help end of February, beginning of March for :
    - House and Dog sitting
    - assisting with building projects,
    - splitting and stacking wood
    - cleaning garden
    - some chores in the house
    - Snowplowing

    From April to Mid-November, we are building two tiny houses by ourselves, so we are looking for anyone who is a hard worker and can follow instructions. Don't need specifics skill but if you have any skills in construction it will be appreciated :
    - Plumbing
    - Electricity
    - Framing

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    In exchange for 5 hrs of work per day, we can provide accommodation and meals. We have a hot tub to relax in if you like so. We are very easy going and so we are flexible with hours: you can work more someday in order to do have some day off and visit the area.
    We have a guest room for single people with a twin bed.
    If you are a couple, we had a 26' trailer that you can use as accommodation. There is a true double queen bed, and electricity, TV and radio but you will use the shared home bathroom

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In Golden, you are close to the skiing resort and not too far of the national park like Banff and Jasper.

  • 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

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Basement Bedroom
Basement living room
RV Bedroom
RV Bathroom
RV Kitchen (if you are hungry in the middle of the night)

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