Pick a Day and Time
Talk to those who are planning on helping and find a time and day that works best for everyone. This way you’ll have more people working on the project and it will get done in a timely fashion.
Plan Food and Beverages
Depending on your project, you may want to serve snacks or even a few meals. Think about how many people will be working and how long the project should take. Keeping workers fed and hydrated is key to a successful Amish barn raising. How about a barbecue? These 12 tips will help you plan the ultimate backyard barbecue.
What About Kids?
If this is a neighborhood or community event, there’s a good chance kids will be around. Keep children entertained with organized games or specialized tasks. Older kids can oversee the younger ones. Get everyone involved! These 14 fun DIY projects can keep the kids occupied.