Asking questions is one of the most important things you can do when selecting a home watch company to work with. With so many options out there, it is essential to make sure you are choosing the best fit for your particular needs. The following are some questions that you should ask before ultimately deciding that Desert Haven Home Watch is the right choice for you.
First, you need to make sure the home watch company is reputable and reliable. A reputable home watch company will have a good reputation and be able to provide references from past clients. It is also a good idea to ask if the company is bonded and insured, as this can help protect you in the event of any damages or losses.
Second, you should ask about the services the home watch company offers. Different companies offer different services and it is important to make sure they can provide the services you need. It is important to make sure the home watch company can provide all the services you require. Desert Haven Home Watch performs weekly 60-point inspections and light maintenance to vacation homes and unoccupied properties. During the 60-point inspection we check for broken water pipes/water leaks, pest infestations and much more. We also water any inside plants and collect and forward any mail if necessary. We offer key-holder and a vast selection of concierge services as well.
Third, you need to ask about the company’s pricing structure and payment policies. Make sure you understand how much the services will cost and what payment methods are accepted. Our pricing structure is very affordable, Desert Haven Home Watch offers free-consultations and no long-term contracts.
Fourth, you should ask how often the home watch company visits the property. At Desert Haven Home Watch, our professionals suggest checking the property weekly and twice a week if the home is older or located in an area with a high volume of squatters. Otherwise, our home watch professional can visit the property bi-weekly. It really depends on the decision of the homeowner.
Fifth, you need to know what kind of inspection and report the home watch company provides. Desert Haven Home Watch provides you with a detailed report after each visit. The report includes any pictures you request and you will receive the report via email.