greenhouse with thermometer

February 4, 2019

In addition to beautiful homes, our clients often have other valuable assets we need to watch and monitor when they are away or simply don’t have the time. Typical scenarios can include: Keeping track of temperature in a greenhouse Monitoring for motion in a classic car garage Ensuring the appropriate humidity level in/around a wine […]

January 19, 2019

1-19-19  Follow These Simple Tips to give that “lived-in” appearance when you are away.    Visit us at: or call 855-928-2424
Home Watcher

December 31, 2018

12-31-18 Here are some helpful tips for homeowners who will be traveling or plan to be away in 2019. 1. Consider turning off the water main when you are away from home – the greatest risk to your home is from water (leaks, weather).  We don’t recommend turning off those little valves near your toilet […]

December 28, 2018

12-25-18 Wishing You a Very Merry Christmas and a Prosperous 2019!

December 10, 2018

11-8-18 Golden Rule Home Watch & Concierge featured in Around Reston Magazine! “Whether it be for work out of the area, seasonal home travel, or a well-earned vacation, Northern Virginians are constantly on the move. Frequently, homes are left vacant without anyone available to notice damaging problems. These may include: water leaks, pest infestation, vandalism, […]

October 29, 2018

10-29-18 The Leaves Are Turning and Cold Weather Will Be Here Shortly! Get your home ready for winter, do-it-yourself or have someone tackle it for you.   The point is to get it done before snow and cold weather arrive. Tips: Have Your Furnace Checked Have you turned your furnace on this fall?  Did it work?  […]

August 22, 2018

8-22-18 Golden Rule is Your Northern Virginia Corporate Housing Partner! The Golden Rule Team will inspect the apartment or property where your guest will reside to ensure sure that the apartment or property is equipped, clean and ready. We will: Closely inspect any apartment or property to make sure it is as marketed. Wait for […]
Home Watcher

August 1, 2018

8-1-18 Who Will Check On Your Home For You When You Are Away?  Maybe a relative, friend or neighbor that you REALLY trust? If so then have a spare key made, talk to that person about visiting your home regularly (weekly or bi-weekly), checking everything systematically and then sending you a report with photos and […]

July 13, 2018

7/13/18 Top Ten list for Getting Your Car Ready for Summer 1. Make sure to routinely rid of your car of road chemicals that may be on the undercarriage. Use your garden hose to thoroughly spray and rinse the undercarriage of your vehicle.  If you live in the northeast especially, you want to remove any […]

June 30, 2018

6/30/2018 Many times as a homeowner you may give a copy of your house key to a neighbor, friend, or relative to access the home when you are away or not available. What if the person you trust is ill or out of town at the same time that you are? Also, do you expect […]

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