Beck and Call Home Tending Service will ensure that your home is properly maintained during your absence.  We will perform routine indoor/outdoor inspections to verify the safety and security of your premises.  Upon completing each visit, photos and a detailed checklist will be emailed to the homeowner. 

 Our year-round presence also enables us to adjust your thermostat and stock your fridge a few days before your arrival for your comfort and convenience. 

 See an in-depth list of our services below: 

Personal Service

  • Water and feed plants when requested
  • Start your car, lawn equipment or boat when requested
  • Stock home with basic grocery list for an additional fee
  • Adjust home temperature prior to family events
  • Greet service, repair or delivery companies on a scheduled basis

Exterior Inspection

  • Check doors and windows to confirm they are secured and locked with no signs of forced entry.
  • Check for signs of vandalism
  • Pick up mail/newspapers and bring inside as to not make the location look unoccupied.
  • Ensure exterior lights are working
  • Check for mold and mildew in visible areas
  • Walk grounds and perimeter
  • Landscape and irrigation monitoring to confirm regular maintenance
  • Pool, spa and equipment monitoring
  • Visually check to confirm heating/cooling is running

Interior Inspection

  •  Ensure security system is functioning properly
  • Randomly open and close blinds and drapes as desired
  • Check that heating/cooling are set properly and functioning
  • Check for signs of pest and insect infestation
  • Visually check windows, skylights, walls, ceilings, toilets, under sinks, around hot water heaters for signs of water leak and mildew or moisture problems.
  • Check electrical panel for tripped breakers and reset if necessary
  • Run faucets, showers and garbage disposal to prevent gaskets and seals from drying out
  • Flush toilets to remove stagnant water from the lines
  • Verify refrigerator and freezer are working properly
  • Run dishwasher and washing machine monthly to prevent seals from drying out
  • Check for signs of flooding
  • Check smoke alarms