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How To Keep Yourself Safe from Scammers

July 27, 2020
How To Keep Yourself Safe from Scammers We want to help you find a job but we also want you to be safe. HouseSitter.com has security protocols and algorit
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What is the Best House Sitting Method for You?

August 21, 2019
The concept of house sitting has been around for a while. You go on vacation and ask someone to check in on your home, and in return, you get to focus on yo
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How to Write the best House Sitter Ad in 2019

July 9, 2019
Becoming a house sitter is a dream come true for many. Depending on why and where you want to house sit, it can be an excellent opportunity for you to find
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How to Keep Your Home Secure While You're at the Cottage

June 25, 2019
Hiring a house sitter is easier than ever in 2019. There are numerous benefits you may not have even thought of, which is why house sitting has become a mor
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3 of the Best Reasons to Hire a House Sitter

June 4, 2019
When you go on vacation, the last thing you want to be worrying about is what’s happening back at home. But more often than not, people find their minds dri
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Why Los Angeles is the Best City to Housesit

February 22, 2019
Ah, LA. The land of glitz and glamour. When you think about working there it’s pretty easy to bring to mind the seemingly fabulous jobs of its star-studded
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How Much Should I Pay A House Sitter in 2018?

September 10, 2018
If you’re going on vacation and want someone to water your plants, collect your mail and put out cat food, consider hiring a house sitter! Not only are
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How to Establish Yourself as a Top House Sitter

June 10, 2018
What is house sitting? Well, it is one of the most interesting ways through which you can travel, earn for yourself, and even get to stay in a new place in
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How to Figure out What Kind of Animal is in Your Attic?

June 22, 2017
Helpful Infographic to help you determine the type of critter making noises in the walls and attic of a house based on sound, damage, tracks, feces and time of year.
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Winter House Sitting: Are You Prepared for These Key Situations?

February 3, 2017
During the winter, people frequently travel south to get away from cold weather. Whether people are taking a vacation, visiting family over the holidays or snowbirds are heading south for the winter, house sitters can be extremely useful. Winter presents a number of unique situations and challenges for house sitters; you need to be ready and willing to deal with these situations as part of the job. We’ve put together a list of common things to be prepared for when house sitting during the winter months.
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