Your vacation home is not just a property; it’s a retreat, a haven, and an investment. At Watchful Eyes, we understand the multifaceted nature of maintaining a second home, which is why our Home Watch Services go beyond the ordinary. In this blog, we’ll delve into the comprehensive suite of services we offer, ensuring your property receives the meticulous care it deserves.
Home Watch Services: Beyond the Basics
Complete Exterior Walk Around:
- Our routine inspections start with a thorough exterior walk around, checking doors, windows, and the overall perimeter for signs of vandalism, forced entry, or weather damage.
Identify Potential Problems:
- Our vigilant team identifies and notes any signs of maintenance or repairs needed, providing a proactive approach to property care.
Debris Removal & Furniture Reset:
- We go the extra mile by clearing newspapers, flyers, and debris, and ensuring outdoor furniture is correctly reset after weather elements have taken their toll.
Ensure Access Point Integrity:
- Every access point to your property is examined to confirm security, giving you confidence in the overall safety of your home.
Room by Room Inspection:
- Our meticulous inspections extend to each room, addressing leaks, mold, insect infestations, and weather-related damages with precision.
Water Testing & Leak Detection:
- Running water at sinks and showers, flushing toilets, and checking for leaks ensures that potential issues are detected and addressed promptly.
Refrigerator and Freezer Inspection:
- We verify that refrigerators and freezers are functioning properly, eliminating the risk of leaks or malfunctions.
Water Heater Inspection:
- Regular checks of the water heater ensure that leaks are promptly addressed, preventing potential damage.
HVAC and Heating Inspection:
- If your AC or heating is running, we confirm its proper operation, ensuring your home remains comfortable and secure.
Additional Services for a Premium Experience
Scheduled Home Services:
- We ensure that scheduled home services, such as landscaping and maid services, are performed promptly, maintaining the pristine condition of your property.
Seasonal Opening & Closing:
- Our seasonal services prepare your home for changes in weather, guaranteeing it’s ready for your arrival.
Watering Indoor and Outdoor Plants:
- As specified, we provide care for your indoor and outdoor plants, preserving the beauty of your property.
- Starting and idling stored autos ensures that your vehicles are ready for use when you arrive.
- Running appliances like the washing machine, dishwasher, and garbage disposal keeps them in working order.
- We conduct regular tests on smoke and carbon monoxide detectors to guarantee your safety.
Concierge Services: Personalized Care for Your Home
Pre and Post Storm Visits:
- Our team conducts thorough storm preparedness and recovery visits, ensuring your property weathers any storm.
- In the event of a power outage, we reset appliances, circuit breakers, and automatic timers to minimize disruptions.
Grocery Shopping and Pantry Stocking:
- Our concierge service extends to grocery shopping, ensuring your pantry is stocked and ready for your arrival.
Service Gap Fill-Ins:
- From changing light bulbs to replacing smoke detector batteries, we fill in service gaps to maintain your home in top condition.
- We receive deliveries of furniture and special packages, ensuring they are secure and accounted for.
- Need a contractor? We’ve got you covered. From snow plows to house cleaning and landscaping, we connect you with trusted professionals.
At Watchful Eyes, we believe in offering more than just home watch services; we provide a complete and personalized experience tailored to your property’s unique needs. Elevate your second-home ownership experience with us, where every detail is handled, and your peace of mind is our top priority.