Pros: seeing how a house gets built, so you can do your own house repairs.
Cons: hot florida weather, getting really dirty some days.
A fun place to volunteer. We start early, 8am, and learn in approximately 20 weeks how to build a complete up to code house from the ground up. I think the hardest day to work is the day trusses are put on the house, and the most enjoyable part of the job is the day that the homeowners get their keys