Category - For Homeowners

Spring has sprung!

Spring is well and truly here (as long as you are in the Northern Hemisphere of course). The time has come to start thinking about enjoying a glass or two of vino al fresco on balmy evenings. It’s also time to start planning your summer holidays, if you haven’t already done so. The trouble is […]

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Shock Horror – Globalisation Shrinks World!!!

****We have house and pet sitters available for house sits in Australia, New Zealand,  Mexico, Central America and Europe**** If anybody tries to tell you that globalisation has made the world smaller and less interesting, don’t you believe a word of it. There are literally hundreds of fascinating and eye-catching destinations around the globe to […]

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How to find the perfect house sitter!

Finding the perfect house sitter is a lot easier than you think. Follow these simple steps outlined below to ensure you have a great experience when using Professional House Sitters. Outline what exactly is expected of your house sitter: You need to be very clear from the outset as to what you require of your […]

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Luisa’s House Sitting Story

This week we talk to Luisa, a seasoned house sitter, about her experiences of house sitting. 1.Why did you decide to become a house sitter? I decided to become a house sitter after a friend of a friend was looking for someone to take care of their home when they went on holiday. I was […]

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A Very Happy Dog! (and owner)

If you are thinking about asking a house sitter to look after your property and pets, read our Q&A with Jane, a Professional House Sitter member who has recently used a sitter for her and her husband’s home in North Devon and her beloved dog, Bruno. Click more to read the full interview.

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5 reasons to use a house sitter with Professional House Sitters

  A house sitter helps keep your home and belongings safe When home owners travel it leaves their house exposed, with an increased possibility of break-ins. Having a house sitter occupy your home while you’re away will serve as a deterrent to potential burglars.  Additionally, should any unforeseen circumstances arise (flooding, gas leaks, destructive storms, […]

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10 Tips for Home Owners

Enlisting the help of a house sitter is the best way to ensure the things you love most are well taken care of while you’re away. One of our house sitters will keep your pets safe and happy in your absence, and your household maintained. Our house sitters don’t usually charge for their services, so […]

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Dog sitting

10 essential tips to keep your dog safe while you’re away

Dogs are cherished members of the family and should always be treated with the utmost care. As much as you love spending time with your four-legged companion, chances are there’ll come a time when you’ll have to be away from your beloved pet. These delicate situations can give way to troublesome circumstances. This is why, […]

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10 things every dog LOVES

Whether you’re a house sitter, a dog owner, or simply an animal enthusiast, it’s helpful to know just how to charm these lovable creatures. The following ten tips will guide you in mastering the art of canine communication, and ensure that every dog you meet will become your new best friend. Dogs LOVE:   Exercise! […]

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How to keep your home safe while you’re away

  Travelling is extremely exciting but can also be a stressful time if you’re leaving behind a beloved pet. Leaving your home, your furry friend(s), and your personal belongings is easier when you know they’re protected and being well cared for. Luckily, Professional House Sitters allow you to travel with confidence in the knowledge that […]

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