help exchange   Host 38139
Home   About   FAQ's   Testimonials   Feedback   Insurance   Companions   Posters  
Australia   New Zealand   Europe   Canada   USA   International   log-in
Help Exchange helpx.net


New Orleans
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): .2
Persons: 6
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 38139
Region: South

Note: Please login or register if you wish to see all full size photos and part reviews. You will also require to upgrade to premier membership in order to view contact details, weblinks and complete reviews.

Last Updated: November 30, 2019

This is a fantastical house renovation project in progress. It's a magical and open space that has been created and shaped by the occupants over the last four years. The house is close to finished and has regular amenities: kitchen and bathrooms, internet and a washer. Our work continues on the interior and exterior of the house. Check out our facebook page for some more images of the process (and us)!

Tiny Circus, a collaborative project that creates stop-motion animations with community groups is also based out of the house, and there may be some opportunity to get involved.

Helpers work 16 hours per week in exchange for a comfy bed in a shared room and use of the house and kitchen. Internet too! Several bikes are available. Food is not included, but there is a grocery store nearby. There are several helper rooms, some are private, some shared. We are looking for folks with a range of skills. Any kind of finish carpentry or carpentry in general is a plus, but no experience is necessary (except a willingness to work and be thoughtful about your housemates).

Jobs include:
Trim carpentry
Painting
Sanding
Yard work
Flooring
Milling

Contact us for more information! We like to do a skype meetup first if possible so we can see if it's a good fit for you and us.

Holy Cross is a great neighborhood in the lower 9th of New Orleans. We are 2 blocks from a park-like levee on the Mississippi river and a 10-15 minute bike ride from the Bywater neighborhood with bars and restaurants. We have some loaner bikes and there is a bus nearby.

Back to Top helpx.net
Copyright 2001 - 2020, HelpX, All Rights Reserved :: disclaimer :: terms of use