38 Search Results for "background checks"

background checks
1 Sep, 2021

Choose a sitter with background checks or run a check yourself?

Every home and petowner who needs a housesitter and petsitter asks themselves this question? What does the background check reveal? If the sitter doesn’t have an up to date police check to share what do you do? If you have used a housesitting website like Housesit Match to find your house sitter, it is likely […]

reliable dog sitter
10 Nov, 2021

How to choose a reliable dog sitter

Dog owners always worry about going away and leaving their beloved pets. Many pet owners find live in pet sitters to care for their pets in their own home. But how do you choose a reliable dog sitter? Here are some top tips on how to go about the process, what to look for and […]

15 Sep, 2021

Free house sitting websites or free housesitters – Which is best?

If you find the use of a petsitting and housesitting website a fab addition to your holiday planning read on. It is likely you take holidays, and perhaps have pets and maybe you even have a second home. You will likely ask these trusted house sitters and petsitters to care for your property and pets […]

what is a housesit

How to become a house sitter

How to become a house sitter After signing up to HouseSit Match as either a Standard or Premium level member, we’ll ask you for more information. We’ll ask you to verify your identify and we strongly advise you to take a police and background check so that you build a strong profile. A good profile […]

Why hire a house sitter?

If you are a homeowner and you are planning a trip away and leaving your home empty, think again. If your property is going to remain empty it will be vulnerable to opportunists and burglars. And if you have pets, you may want them to stay at home in order to remain as stress free […]

Where can I find a house sitter?

As a homeowner and a petowner from time time you may need to leave home and need a house sitter. House sitters or house minders can be very very helpful. They help to keep your home safe from intruders or opportunistic burglars simply by being present. As a live in pet sitter and house sitter […]

What is the best house sitting site?

What is the best house sitting site? What is the best house-sitting site? HouseSit Match brings together homeowners and house and pet-sitters in a trusted network. We launched in 2013 and run a subscription-based membership to facilitate matching between house-sitters and homeowners, giving our members to find the perfect match for their unique housesit needs.  […]

What is the going rate for a house sitter?

What is the going rate for a House sitter? What is the going rate for a house sitter? With HouseSit match House and Pet Sitting opportunities, our general guideline is that no money changes hands, and the house-sitter in exchange gains free accommodation. Any expenses incurred for pet care and/or essential maintenance may be covered […]

What is in home pet sitting?

What is in home pet sitting? What is in-home pet sitting? It is a combination of home sitting and pet sitting. Home sitting Home sitting is the equivalent of house sitting when a sitter is brought into the home as a live in house sitter to care for the property. Many homeowners invite in housesitters […]