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September 21, 2020

We didn’t have to join the National Home Watch Association (NHWA). We chose to join because of the benefits, training and professional accreditation it provides our company. But that wasn’t the only reason—or the main reason. We understood that being an accredited member, it would benefit you, our client. Here are some of the reasons […]
Cyber Security

August 13, 2020

Not everybody understands what it means to protect your security, both in your home and online. But we do. This knowledge comes into play when choosing who to trust with your largest investments: your homes and cars. Here’s how our security background at Golden Rule Home Watch keeps you secure. Dan Lender, the founder of […]

December 20, 2019

These 5 tips for every homeowner are easy to follow, can save money, will increase comfort and in some cases help to avoid disaster for your home (and bank account). Fun With a Sharpie… When you change the filters in your furnace, write the date of the change. Use a Sharpie or permanent marker.  This […]

December 16, 2019

Is Your Home Ready for Winter?  Make Sure Your Home Stays Cozy and Warm. Whether you do-it-yourself or have someone tackle it for you, the point is to get it done before snow and really cold weather arrive. Tips: 1. Have Your Furnace Checked Have you had your furnace checked this year.  Winter 2019 does […]

October 21, 2019

If you’re going away, you will want to prepare your home for your absence. Here are 10 tips to get your home ready:  Turn off the water at the main valve AND drain water from the lines from the lowest point in the house.  You have a gate valve and those are prone to getting […]

September 10, 2019

Want to learn more About Golden Rule Home Watch for Northern Virginia? Read read this great article from Reston Diggs business spotlights: Golden Rule Home Watch & Concierge is the innovator of the Hi-Tech Hi-Touch Home Watch System℠ which combines the use of environmental sensor technology AND trained people to provide comprehensive home watch […]

September 3, 2019

At Golden Rule Home Watch, we routinely check (and test) smoke and carbon monixide (CO) detectors in our client’s homes. Frequently, the batteries are dead and/or the detector is faulty and no longer working. See the picture of a USI Electric hard wired detector that expired in 2009 and started to beep continuously.  We have […]

April 10, 2019

Going Away for Spring Break?  Here are some tips to protect your home when you are away: 1. Consider turning off the water at the main valve in your home – the greatest risk to your home is from water (leaks, weather). We don’t recommend turning off those little valves near your toilet or under […]
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Serving Northern Virginia

478 Elden Street #145

Herndon, Va 20170

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855 928-2424