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Pick the right person from innumerable volunteers

When you need to carry out some minor construction work on your property or take up a bigger project like adding a room or creating a backyard pool, you do not need to call in professionals who will charge you a fortune if you don't want to.

Get help with construction, by offering accommodation and meals


As a Hovos host, you get to pick the right person from innumerable volunteers who have posted details about themselves on our site.

Just match the volunteer with the right skills to the kind of construction help you seek and you have reliable assistance on hand.

Wins from this experience

No more having to stick to your local businesses when you have a construction job, no more ending up with huge bills for minor jobs. Learn more about construction from the volunteer so that you can handle the task on your own next time around. Hovos lets you gain exposure to different construction styles from across the globe, just by giving you the freedom and flexibility to pick the volunteer of your choice. Hovos has just the solutions you need.

Volunteers interested in construction work

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For individuals with skills in construction who want to travel or pursue some other dream, this is a golden opportunity. Hovos lets you put your existing skills and talents to good use, earning you food and accommodation in parts of the country where you do not know anyone.

If you are looking to hone your construction skills, practice your craft and gain experience working under different conditions, in different environments, what better way to do it than sign up with Hovos as a volunteer?

Take your pick of construction projects, find a family that you think you will fit in well with and get rich experience while your accommodation and food is all taken care of.

Remember that both hosts and volunteers have complete control over whether or not they accept a request.

A completely transparent, safe platform that brings hosts with specific needs and volunteers with matching skills together, Hovos is what you have been searching for.

Wins from this experience

Instead of paying big sums for a room and for food, you stay with a host family in their own home, sharing their food. You also gain exposure to different people, maybe different cultures and traditions and lifestyles too.

Hosts that need help with construction work

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What is the price of hosting or volunteering in construction work?

Are you interested in hosting or volunteering in construction work and are you curious about the payment? At Hovos, there are two options for hosts and volunteers concerning payment.

You could join Hovos for free and you pay a service fee or you could become a member and you pay an annual membership fee. Non-members will have to pay 10 dollars or 10 euros when a host and a volunteer agree on a help-offer through Hovos. Members will have to pay an annual payment of 25 dollars or 25 euros without additional costs.

The advantage of being a member is that you become more trustworthy and therefore members will be shown first on the website. Members could build up more trust by adding their mobile phone and passport.

Do you need help from different kinds of expertise?

Are you not looking for construction work, but you need help on other expertise? At Hovos, you can easily select the expertise you need help in.

Hovos offers animal care, art project, gardening, internet support, computer help and many other kinds of expertise.