Category Archives: "Garden sitting"

feel at home
29 Jan, 2021

Home decorating – To beautify any room in your home

If as a homeowner you’ve ever tried a spot of home decorating, you’ll know there are easy tasks and difficult jobs. Both might be important if you are renovating or even just refreshing your décor. Here are some excellent top tips to help you ensure your home projects work well. Read on to learn how […]

managing energy bills
6 Nov, 2020

Vacation Checklist – Manage energy bills

Every homeowner who pays bills worries about the costs of maintaining their home while they are away. Although holidays can seem few and far between sometimes, many of us still plan trips away. If you are a Snowbird going away in the Winter especially for long periods, consider the advantages of a live in housesitter. […]

25 Jun, 2020

Planning Dutch Tulips for my house and garden

If like me you have spent much of the last three months mooching about the house cooking and watching YouTube videos on growing vegetables you are probably ready for a change of scene. You might even be planning your next holiday and looking for housesitters to help you. As an entrepreneur and homeowner  and sometime […]

pet sit
19 Mar, 2020

Top Tips – Before you take on a pet sitter or a housesitter

When a pet owner needs to travel away from home it is always a worry if you need to find new pet care, whether that pet sitter is a paid service or found on a house and petsitting service like HouseSitMatch. Before you go ahead and choose your pet sitter check out our blog on […]

Housesit builds trust
6 Sep, 2019

HouseSit Builds Trust – by Lamia Walker

Recently, Lamia Walker our founder was asked to launch the first #HouseSitChat on Twitter. It was an interview about housesitting and petsitting for affordable travel, and how HouseSit builds trust in the housesitting industry. The Twitter Q&A which was a fun and rapid fire set of interactions with some great people keen to learn more about […]

garden care
17 Jan, 2019

Garden Care and Landscaping: Homeowner’s Guide

As a homeowner with a garden you are constantly aware of garden care duties and chores. This becomes more evident when you plan trips away from home for work or play. Here is a short guide on how to approach your garden maintenance for year round attention. Garden care crisis..? Drew looked out over the […]