Owning a property, whether it’s a primary residence or a vacation home, comes with its share of responsibilities. One valuable service that homeowners often overlook is a Home Watch Protection service. To shed light on this essential offering, we’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) that will guide you through the ins and outs of home watch protection. Read on to discover how this service can provide you with the peace of mind you deserve.
FAQs: Your Guide to Home Watch Protection
Why do I need a Home Watch Service?
So many things can happen to your home in your absence: vandalism, burglary, frozen pipes, sewer or septic backups, water leaks, electrical problems, rodent infestation, insects problems, mold and mildew… just to name a few.
What is the difference between Watchful Eyes and a Property Management Company?
Watchful Eyes is not in the rental business. We do however offer a full range of rental support for clients of our Customized Home Inspection service.
How do I get started?
We can answer questions over the phone or by email. We will need to discuss your home size and needs so that together we can develop a plan that is just right for you.
Why should I entrust my home to you?
Watchful Eyes is licensed in Maryland and Delaware, bonded and insured, and conducts thorough background checks on all of our employees.
Who will be in my home?
All of our team members undergo rigorous background checks (including criminal, credit, and drug testing) and undergo extensive training and field inspection to refine their expertise.
How often will Watchful Eyes service my home?
Services are customized to match the needs of your property. During your initial consult we will work with you to dial in the exact plan to suit the needs of your home and guest pattern.
What are your rates?
That depends on the plan you choose for the safety and security of your home.
What if I have a situation at my home?
You will be notified immediately. If the situation is an emergency, it will be handled in the fastest, safest, and most cost-effective way available. In a non-emergency situation, you will be contacted to discuss and implement a course of action.
Is Watchful Eyes a security service?
No. But having a visible presence in your empty home may act as a crime deterrent. You do have the option of using Watchful Eyes for your local police and home security contact.
Home Watch Protection is a proactive approach to property management, providing homeowners with peace of mind during their absence. By addressing these FAQs, we hope to empower you with the knowledge needed to make informed decisions about securing and maintaining your home, whether it’s for a weekend getaway or an extended vacation.