Posted by Isabelle de brabandere almost 9 years ago
What are you doing this Summer ?
Self-eco-building 25 m², possible or not ?
We think it is with a bit of organisation and a lot of enthousiasm.
As you might knnow, we plan to build different small habitations on our land.
After the first one in 2011, this Summer, we will build the Polyvalent Lodge.
For the building technique, we chose "easy and local" : with recuperation wood, earth, rocks and canes from the land.
If you are tempted to take up the challenge with us, we would like to work with ten or o dozen people (small hands are also welcome, there is always different types of tasks!).
And we are working in the vegetable garden everyday (planting, watering, ...)
First practical details :
- In summer, we usually work in the mornings (from 7 till 14 h) and spend the rest of the day swimming in the natural basin, take a nap, play or listen to music, have a drink, ...)
- For sleeping you have two options as our place is very small: you may either bring your tent (free of course) or stay at one of the hostals in the village (20 euros/pers./night, and our place is +/- 15 min. walking from the village).
- And for the food, sharing meals with us is possible (5 euros/day).
So, if you are interested, book the dates (building from Monday till Friday).
As the number of participants is limited, please let us know as soon as possible if you want to come!
Looking forward to seeing you again or to meeting you at this opportunity or another, we wish you a happy day.
All the best,
Cédric and Isabelle Françoys
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