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Valley Home Checks two tier check services

Full-service checks

  • Home prep after departure and before arrival
  • Ensure house looks lived in. Clear newspapers, adjust blinds, shovel snow*
  • Ensure water is turned off. Regular flushing if requested
  • Crawl space inspections
  • Collect mail, forwarding if requested. Parcel pick-up. Mail Authorization form will be supplied.
  • Ensuring windows and doors are secure
  • Check for leaks, water entering home, condensation
  • Watering indoor/outdoor plants*
  • Ensure appliances are working refrigerators/freezers
  • Shut off electrical breakers or gas to hot water tank and turning back on prior to arrival.
  • Ensuring house heating devices are working, regular temperature checks
  • Checking for weather damage or gutter blockages on home exterior
  • Check if yard is in need of maintenance. Will arrange to have contractor come to home
  • Check for water pooling near home
  • Checking vehicles left on site. VHC encourages vehicle owners to use trickle chargers.
  • Setting up lights and timers if requested
  • Set-up traps if signs of rodent activity are evident
  • Provide a customized report via email after each check.

*additional charges may apply depending on amount of time required

Insurance checks

  • Ensure house looks lived in. Clear newspapers, adjust blinds
  • Ensure water is turned off.
  • Collecting mail, keep at house
  • Ensure windows and doors are secure
  • Checking for weather damage or gutter blockages on home exterior.
  • Check if yard is in need of maintenance.
  • Arrange for contractor to come to home*
  • Checking vehicles left on site. VHC encourages vehicle owners to use trickle chargers
  • Setting up lights and timers if requested*
  • Watering of indoor/outdoor plants*
  • Summary report kept in home, email details

*additional charges will be applied

Are you currently out of town and need someone to check your home?