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tips for cat sitting
9 Sep, 2021

Tips for cat sitting – Top 10

Every cat owner knows the curious responsibility of ‘owning’ or at least befriending Kitty Kats. It’s less a pet owner relationship but more a tolerance of benign tolerance on their part.  Regardless, from time to time if we have cats at home, we will need a cat sitter at home to feed our cats. The […]

new home ideas
8 Sep, 2021

New home features you didn’t know you wanted

Every homeowner dreams of that fantasy property.  And while it is easy to think that this elusive fantasy home does not exist it doesn’t mean you can’t have elements of that ideal space. To truly encapsulate everything you dreamed about in your dreams, you’ll have to put in some work. Additions through renovations are how homeowners […]

warm up the kitchen
8 Sep, 2021

Simple ways to warm up the kitchen in changing seasons

With the changing seasons we always feel the drafts in each room. Kitchens especially seem prone to small wind tunnels, as they are usually connected to the outdoors or garden in some way. Homeowners usually try to get repairs and home renovations done in good weather to prepare for changing seasons.  Here are some simple […]

clean the pool
5 Sep, 2021

How to clean the pool and remove stains properly

If you are fortunate enough to own a property with a swimming pool then you need to look after your asset. Every homeowner with a pool understands the need for property pool maintenance. Here is an article that offers some excellent suggestions on how to clean the pool and remove stains properly. How to clean […]

solar powered gadgets
4 Sep, 2021

Solar powered gadgets for home and travel: The Top 6

Solar power is evident in all our lives, whether we are aware of it or not. Increasingly there are solar powered gadgets for use in our homes, and for when we travel. This is great news for homeowners and housesitters alike. If you are a digital nomad keep reading. There are gadgets here for you […]

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 […]

buying a safe
1 Sep, 2021

Buying a safe for home? Here’s what to avoid

  When you are settled in your home and you are thinking security you may consider buying a safe for home. A heavy home based safe can protect all your valuables if it only gives access to anyone who has the combination code for the lock. Many homeowners today consider this option and sometimes they […]