Summer’s here! Now, you’ve planned your vacations and a major concer rises: Is your home ready for you to go on vacation?
When you’re leaving your home for a well deserved time off, it’s important to take certain considerations to make your stay pleasent and your return with less worries. Here we share with you what we consider the most important ones:
One of the greatest joys when returning from a vacation is to find a clean house. We know that there’ll be some dust and grime; but keeping your place in order as far as possible, will make easier to get a little rest upon returning. If you need any help, we’re here for you!
Locking utility valves
Before leaving, be sure to turn off the water and gas valves, this as a cautionary measure that will avoid mishaps.
Another thing to keep in mind is electricity; it is very important to unplug your devices to avoid short circuits.
Dispose your garbage
With the summer weather, insects make their presence felt, especially if they are left with organic trash, for this reason it is essential that you do not leave garbage inside your house, this will also prevent bad odors.
The most important thing about a vacation is to be able to leave without worries, therefore, security is the most important thing and to achieve it, it will be of vital importance that you make sure to lock all doors and windows, as well as the correct programming of your alarm. On the other hand, it is important that you can leave a copy of the keys with someone you trust in case it is needed. If possible program some routines on your smart devices to make it look like your home is occupied.