A home-owner in Arkansas was horrified when she realized her leaky roof would price $10,000 to repair, so she crafted a “humorous” plan to boost the cash by taking risque pictures on the roof and posting them on-line.
Terah Meishalyn, 24, purchased a house in Little Rock lower than a 12 months in the past and found that her roof was leaking final month.
Contractors informed her the entire roof wanted to get replaced for a price ticket of roughly $10,000, and her dwelling insurance coverage supplier mentioned it might not cowl the expense.
“I believed, ‘Oh my gosh, how am I going to scrape collectively $10,000 for a difficulty that clearly must be fastened quickly?’” Meishalyn informed Kennedy Information.
“I used to be clearly feeling slightly bit down about that and figured I’d as effectively use humor to take care of the state of affairs as a result of I may both snort or cry.”
To deal with the state of affairs, she staged a photograph shoot on her roof and posted the self-described “foolish” pictures to a Fb group the place individuals ask for recommendation.
She subsequently racked up 1000’s of likes and feedback.
“Folks began commenting, like, ‘Simply begin an OnlyFans – make cash that approach,’” Meishalyn, a former dental assistant, mentioned of the Fb feedback.
“I’ve a job, however I’d think about myself fairly and thought that I in all probability may make an honest quantity on OnlyFans, and it might be a really fast technique to scrape collectively that cash,” Meishalyn, a small enterprise proprietor, informed Kennedy Information.
“So, that’s why I initially began it.”
She mentioned she thought it might be “humorous” to take a pair risque pictures sporting solely a black leotard on the roof and submit them, however she “in a short time realized I’m simply not lower out for that.”
“I believed it might be actually humorous if I began possibly doing suggestive picture shoots on my roof, it’s undoubtedly very out of the extraordinary, proper? Most individuals, in the event that they’re posting raunchy pictures, they’re simply in a mattress or sitting on a chair or one thing.”
“Under no circumstances form or type do I look down on anybody who [posts risque photos to OnlyFans] to make cash, however simply after trying on the content material, I didn’t suppose I used to be lower out for it or may try this.”
Meishalyn informed Fox Information Digital that she’s nonetheless engaged on methods to elevate the cash for her roof, together with her buddy organising a GoFundMe web page for the hassle. Within the meantime, an area roofing firm in Little Rock has provided to tarp the roof to guard it from storms.