For Home Owners
- Find capable, trustworthy House Sitters
Mindahome House Sitters are the best you'll find - and you're in complete control of screening and appointing them. And because many House Sitters treat this as a regular job, they're motivated to do the best they can with an eye to future placements with you or someone you recommend them to. You can count on a pool of motivated House Sitters who are trustworthy and reliable.
- Your pets stay comfortable in their own home
A happy pet means a happy owner. And pets are always happier and more comfortable in their own home instead of some strange kennel. Their own bed, their favourite toys, all the familiar sights and smells. All they need is a pet-loving House Sitter to provide companionship and exercise while you're away.
- Relax while away knowing all is well at home
You're on holiday - the last thing you need is worry. So enjoy peace of mind, comfortable in the knowledge that everything at home is in capable hands. Your pets are well cared for with regular close human contact. Plants are watered, mail collected and garden is tidy. The place is lived in, your House Sitter providing security for your property and possessions simply by being there.
- Save on pet boarding costs
Pet boarding can get expensive, especially for longer absences. With a House Sitter, though, your pets stay in the comfort of their own home and it doesn't cost you a penny.
For House Sitters
- Enjoy inexpensive travel accommodation
Think of all those places around the United Kingdom you've always wanted to visit and explore. Now imagine staying there, free of charge. In cities and regions across the United Kingdom, house sitting does away with the cost of hotel or motel accommodation.
- Live like a local
With the money you save by house sitting, you can really immerse yourself in the community and surrounds. Explore the area, participate in local activities, and experience life like a local - something the average tourist rarely gets to experience. As a house sitter, your time is your own.
- Indulge your love of pets
Even if you don't have your own pet doesn't mean you can’t indulge your love for animals. House Sitters get to choose jobs that include pet sitting for everything from puppies to snakes - which also gives you a much broader choice of homes to sit.
- Save money - lots of it
House Sitters often choose the lifestyle as a smart way to save money. By not paying rent, many save for a deposit on their own home, for a new car, or that dream overseas holiday. Whatever the reason, house sitting is a great way to have extra cash.
By our Home Owners
“ Hi Mindahome, We are on a roll now and have probably sorted our next two holidays with some really nice people who are happy to look after the dogs in exchange for a holiday in Cornwall. I have taken the ad down now as I don't want to disappoint people. I will be recommending your site to all my...” Read more
By our House Sitters
“ Hi we have just returned from our first house sit in Somerset, where we looked after an amazing house, amazing dogs, Hens and Quails for 2 weeks. The area and surroundings were idyllic and our house owners very appreciative. We thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience, even using an Aga. Certainly will do house sitting again, thanks for being the mediators.” Read more
A Pet and Home Owners Guide to House Sitting
FREE to all full members, this extensive How-To guide is an invaluable tool for both Home Owners and House Sitters.
- Expectations of both the home owner and house sitter
- Home insurance and bonds
- Sample contract or house sitting agreement
…and much more
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