Help with creating artistic patios, gardens and a ramada, Building a potting shed, kitchen update and clutter clearing in Youngtown , Arizona USA


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    We have been renovating our home inside and out for nine years now. All DIY here. We are turning the place into a bnb hostel style, if that makes any sense. We have completed the small pool house, heated pool, spa, outdoor shower, outdoor kitchen, bunk room, dance room with ballet bar, craft room. Eventual; gardens and various patios for sitting in the winter sun.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    My husband is from England and I from Arizona. He is educated, I am not. He is a retired actor, I am retired truck driver. We live in the desert, both well traveled and becoming minimalist's. We live in a sent free home; no artificial personal care scents, scented laundry or toxic cleaning products like bleach are used. Essential oils and other non toxic products are used in their replacement for our health and the environment.

  • Help


    We need assistance installing front landscape, build a potting shed on the side yard, two patios, kitchen update, some interior painting, organization, cooking, light cleaning, technology on occasion, art projects, clutter clearing and the like inside.

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    Languages spoken


  • Accommodation


    3/4 bath, bunk room with 4 adult bunks. Pool house. Not open for business yet so it would be for workawayers only. All three bathrooms get shared during the day only. You would eat like a family here with us - 80% vegan.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Bus line is 1/2 block away Monday thru Friday, Bus line on weekends is two miles away, older bikes to ride, parks in the neighborhood with large shade trees - sport fishing on a very small scale - picnic benches & grills- horse shoe pit - volley ball - basket ball - jungle gyms - dog park.

    We have higher education nearby within 10 miles.

    We are close to stadium, Spring Training, Gila River Arena, Ice ice skating rink, roller rinks and rentals, hiking, biking, camping, horse back riding, world class shopping, fine dinning, theater, night life abounds here. Lot's of free entertainment. As well as world class medical centers.

    The travel time by car for Arizona sights::

    Grand Canyon - North Rim (6 hrs) - annually closes October 15 due to severe weather, South Rim (3 1/2 hrs - most popular because of access - some like to arrange a drop off at north rim then hike through the canyon to south rim to an awaiting car or ride.

    Sedona (2 hrs) Tombstone (3 1/4 hrs) Prescott (2 hrs) Globe (2 1/4 hrs) Bisbee (3 1/2 hrs) Montezuma Castle (1 1/2 hrs) Kartchner Caverns (3 hrs) Hoover Damn (4 1/4 hrs) Roosevelt Damn (2 1/2 hrs) Superstitious Mountains (1 hr) Camelback Mountain (1/2 hr)

    Flagstaff (2 1/4 hrs) - Route 66

    Lake Havasu (3 1/4 hrs) - London Bridge

    Tucson (2 1/2 hrs) - Mount Lemon,

    San Diego California 5 1/4 hrs by car.

    San Francisco California 11 1/4 hrs by car.

    Mexico - Puerto Penasco AKA as Rocky Point is 4 hours by car to the beach.

    Las Vegas Nevada 6 hours by car.

    Not to mention rest and rejuvenation at home.

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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