Building a temporary deck for the first event on our mountain paradise!

The Exchange

I have one month to prepare everything and if everything goes on track I will do the first event on Agapanto lodge! I need to build a provisional deck for the activities, is not a very complicated engineering, but I do need people who knows a little bit about construction to help me out. You will get to meet my grandma, eat her delicious food and enjoy of an amazing place while helping out!


25 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help to maintain the appearance inside and outside the building.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

What you get

2 days off per week

Team Dorm: You're part of a team! Get to know them in your dormitory.

Tent: A billion stars over your head and a comfy tent to sleep in.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.


Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish

Between 20 and 80 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

It is basically to assemble the pieces to create a deck and cover. There are pallets, blocks and a canvas cover. All of this just needs to be put in place, and its provisional. You will be given instructions and complete the tasks during the week (as I will be there 1-2 days and then leave for work) You will stay with my grandma and cousin. She doesn´t speak english but he does.

Activities & Shift

Beside of the deck part, you could be asked to help with the mantainance of the trail that surrounds the house , cleaning and helping my granny with small tasks she might ask you.


No alcohol or drugs. If you have something to drink you can do it in a small quantity or in your free time taking care that there is no mess or damage to the place. Not inviting anyone to the property without permission and in case you are a smoker(tobacco or weed, just make sure you do it far from my grandma :) thanks