Category Archives: "Uncategorized"

29 Apr, 2024

16 HouseSitMatch Members Weigh the Pros and Cons of Home Security Cameras While House Sitting

HouseSit Match blog editor Kelly Hayes-Raitt debates the pros and cons of home security cameras when she house sits. Home security is important naturally, however, the use of external and especially internal security cameras can be contentious between sitters and owners. Read on to learn what 16 members of the HouseSit match network feel about […]

artificial grass roofs can enhance a roof garden and make maintenance easier
20 Apr, 2024

Artificial Grass Roofs – What are the Benefits?

Have you ever considered introducing artificial grass roofs to make the most of that space? Some homeowners have started using the roof of their property to entertain. Read on to learn more artificial grass for roofs. Considered Introducing Artificial Grass Roofs? Learn the Benefits Prepare to embark on a journey of transformation as we unveil […]

find a free house sitter
3 Apr, 2024

How Do I Find a FREE House Sitter to Come to Africa or Asia to Care for My Pets? 16 Tips!

“I sleep around.  Usually with animals,” Kelly Hayes-Raitt jokes about her 15 years as an international free house sitter. She has pampered pets in 5 African countries: Senegal, Malawi, Mozambique (twice!), Réunion, and Tanzania. She’s also house sat throughout Asia: China, Vietnam (twice!), Malaysia (in 3 locations), Japan, and South Korea. She shares her insider […]

traditional leather sofa in a living room with modern furniture
3 Oct, 2023

Best modern furniture for home

Many homeowners find home decor a challenge. Do you incorporate modern furniture, traditional piece or a mix of both? In this article we focus on some of the best pieces of modern furniture to add to your home decor regardless of the main style and vibe. Read on to learn more. How to Incorporate Modern […]

compact kitchen with shelves on walls for storage
19 Sep, 2023

Compact kitchen ideas – Top tips

Increasingly urban homeowners in cities and the suburbs are finding small properties with a compact kitchen and other smaller rooms is the main proposition when they move house. How do you make the most of such small spaces creatively to make the most of your space? Read on to learn our top tips on how […]

House sitters who oversee staff
5 Sep, 2023

9 Tips When House Sitters Oversee Staff

Veteran house sitter Jill Shelton spills her secrets for when house sitters oversee staff. Read her fascinating blog drawn from extensive personal experience to learn her top tips for other housesitters. 9 Tips When House Sitters Oversee Staff One of the more unique experiences I’ve had house sitting during the last 12 years, is where […]