What Should Be in a House Sitter Reference Letter?

What Should Be in a House Sitter Reference Letter?

This article is to help answer what should be in a house sitter reference letter. These are the things that we’ve put together based on: References we’ve received. Questions we’ve had about house sitters we’ve used. Feedback from others…...
Should You Pay a House Sitter?

Should You Pay a House Sitter?

Should you pay a house sitter? A lot of people ask this question. Professional house sitters can make a living looking after houses and animals. They put in a lot of effort. Other places are really low maintenance. The house sitter is pretty much getting free...
23-Point Checklist to Prepare for a House Sitter

23-Point Checklist to Prepare for a House Sitter

If you’re welcoming a house sitter into your home, a little time upfront will save you in the long run… It’ll make everyone’s experience more enjoyable. Some things are about communication, others are about preparation. Following our worst house sitting...

The Worst House Sitting Experience We’ve Ever Had!

Want to know the worst house sitting experience we’ve ever had? The keys were handed over, and there was a quick tour pointing out the obvious. “Um, eat whatever you want. Here’s the dog food. One cup morning and night should do it. Pot plants? Yeah, once a week...
3 Ways to Stop Voiding Your Home Insurance While Travelling

3 Ways to Stop Voiding Your Home Insurance While Travelling

What’s worse than having a wonderful holiday spoiled by a catastrophe back home? Having your insurance claim rejected because your home was unoccupied. It’s a little known fact that if you leave your home unoccupied you might have additional excess… or void your...