How It Works

Do you want to start your own sustainable self-build project and need like-minded people with enthusiasm, knowledge and skill? 

Or perhaps you wish to help others by volunteering your time, energy and labour in exchange for invaluable experience living on a sustainable self-build project?

" is the unique hospitality site for virtually anyone, anywhere in the world wishing to participate in or start their own sustainable self-build project." links people. There are two types of membership available, POOSHers (volunteers) and build project hosts, who can communicate via internal messaging system. operates without borders. has created a global database of sustainable self-build projects and volunteers. The intention is to encourage its members to share more sustainable ways of building and living. is an exchange. In return for volunteer help, self-build project hosts are encouraged to offer food, accommodation and opportunities to share sustainable self-build techniques. has two types of membership: 

Volunteer Members (POOSHers)





" promotes the exchange of labour, knowledge, skills and community values and encourages sustainable self-build projects to offer food and accommodation for volunteer members."