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To Book… Or Not to Book?

To book or not to book, that is the question… Do you have that back-to-work hangover syndrome? Well, you are not the only one. By mid-winter, we all suffer from lack of Vitamin D and instinctively crave some sunshine therapy, so it’s probably the busiest time of the year for making our holiday plans.
If you’re […]

January 14th, 2019|Latest News|0 Comments

Duty Free “Bargains” and Scams – the Truth

No one enjoys being ripped off. A study has revealed just one in 20 British travellers feels there is nowadays any value in duty-free airport or airline shopping. Online comparison site surveyed two thousand people and found only 6% of them believe duty-free provides the most competitive price; 52% of those surveyed said they […]

November 11th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

How do we earn the love and commitment of our clients?

At House and Home Sitters we strive constantly to earn the love and loyalty of our homeowner clients. This is reflected in so many repeat business clients coming back to us over and over again, once they realise how much they can depend on us carrying out our commitments to them, how reliable, friendly, respectful […]

November 6th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Airplane Seats Should Soon Get Larger

Air travellers frustrated by ever-decreasing legroom may be encouraged by the latest information that legislators in the USA have actually been successful in pressing for minimum-sized airplane seat dimensions. Over the last two decades the space between plane seats or legroom, referred to as seat pitch, has actually been reduced in many cases from a […]

October 31st, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Helpless Airline Companies, Stubborn Storms and Plucked Parkers

Precisely a year following Hurricane Irma, when travellers were forced to cancel flights, Hurricane Michael last week saw travelling groups re-booking holidays and travellers being re-routed. It was Groundhog Day all over again for helpless airline companies, stubborn storms and plucked parkers.

Budget airline company Primera folded and had their jet planes seized – one year […]

October 24th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

How to Discourage the Bad Guys from Burgling Your Home

Terrific, you’re off on holiday. You have striven toward this well-deserved goal and earned your break. You will want to make certain you don’t join Britain’s 2.1 million annual house burglaries.
The dozen suggestions below will aid you and ensure that when you return from your trip, your home has not been stripped of all your […]

October 22nd, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Why Do I Need a Professional House Sitter?

There’s ONE thing every smart homeowner has to do when taking a trip, right?  If not, all the other stuff doesn’t even matter. Of course, that’s choosing the correct person to take care of your property and pet(s) while you’re away from your home. There are hordes of house sitters out there. They come in […]

October 6th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Sneaky Airline Charges for Booking by Phone

When it comes to travel agents, we seriously recommend DialAFlight – not only for securing the best flight and other travel prices, but also for their friendly and helpful service, transparency, and overall competence. We are not in any way affiliated with DialAFlight, but speak only from own experience using them for our flight bookings […]

August 1st, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Tips to Keep our Pets Cool during the Summer Heat

Dogs are particularly prone to overheating during the blistering summer heatwaves experienced in the UK around July each year. Unlike people, they have no sweat glands and are dependent purely on panting to cool down their bodies. Picture wearing a thick fur coat on a scorching hot day, while being wholly dependent on cooling through […]

July 23rd, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Unable to Leave Home? Get a House Sitter!

We all ought to escape the concerns of domestic life at some point, away from the many challenging things like daily family pet care, cutting the grass, weeding and other gardening tasks, home maintenance, mail and deliveries, and multitudinal responsibilities that accompany running a household – or perhaps a break from nosy / noisy next-door […]

May 29th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments