Last Updated on August 1, 2019 by Gardens Home Management Services

If you own a vacation home in Florida, you are undoubtedly aware that maintenance is essential if you want to maintain the property’s long-term value. That is why it is essential to set home management and maintenance services in place: to ensure that your vacation home is properly maintained and taken care of while you are away.

Home maintenance emergencies tend to be inevitable. The best thing you can do is ensure that you’re prepared to fight back when they strike. Having a list of reliable contractors on hand is certainly helpful. But not if you don’t stay in the area as the contractors won’t have easy access to the property. And if you’re handling your own vacation home maintenance and care, chances are that you will only discover the problems during the holiday season when the service providers are working with skeleton staff or are unavailable. Even worse, by this time the damage may have reached the extent of you having to incur major expenses to fix it. You certainly also don’t want to spend all your vacation time mowing lawns, tending to landscapes, and carrying out other general home maintenance tasks.

Home Management and Maintenance Services Are the Solution for Florida Vacation Home Owners

Vacation home owners in Florida need to be prepared for more than just a burst pipe or a faulty air conditioner. They also need to ensure that a professional team is available to hurricane-proof the house should there be a storm on its way. Hiring a home watch service or home management and maintenance services means that someone is always on duty when it comes to ensuring that your home and its value are preserved. A home watch team will do regular interior and exterior property checks to ensure that:

  • Everything is working,
  • Everything is clean,
  • The landscape is tended to, and
  • Your mail is collected.

In the event of an emergency alarm being activated, the home watch service will also be in touch with the security response teams and will keep you updated at all times.

There is a great deal of value in hiring a home management and maintenance team to assist with caring for your property while you are out of town. At Gardens Home Management, we make sure that your vacation home is pristine and ready for you to enjoy when your vacation time comes around. For more information and advice, contact us via email or telephone today!