THE EDMONTON HOME WATCH SPECIALISTS
Acuity Advantage now offers home watch services in Edmonton and area. We provide short-term and long-term home watch for owners who are away on business or pleasure. In addition, we offer our services to real estate agent who require a watchful eye on their vacant homes between appointments and open houses.
WE’RE HERE WHEN YOU’RE NOT
Whether it is a week, a month or a year, Acuity Advantage is an accredited Edmonton Home Watch Provider you can trust to look in on your home and ensure it is safe and sound.
We check your home for any mechanical or maintenance issues that can result in bigger problems (such as water leaks), and provide an added sense of security.
COVERING YOUR INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS
Many home insurance policies require that someone visit their home every three days when vacant or the policy may be invalid. Through our scheduled Home Check visits, we verify your home is being monitored so there are no issues in the event of a claim. Our real time reports provide email verification that we were on-site, and includes our completed check-list, notes and photos.
A COMPREHENSIVE HOME CHECK PACKAGE
Acuity Advantage’s comprehensive Home Check for Edmonton homeowners and realtors covers the following areas:
- Exterior inspection (windows, doors, etc.)
- Perimeter walk
- Visual scan of garage
- Check under all sinks for leaks
- Check ceilings for signs of roof leaks
- Inspect washer and hot water tank for leaks
- Check air conditioning/heating systems
- Check refrigerator and freezer
- Run water in sinks, bathtubs and showers
- Flush and brush toilets as required
- Water plants
- Feed pets
- Run water through refrigerator when relevant
- Run sitting appliances (garbage disposal, washing machine)
- Maintain salt level in water softener
- Start and run vehicle(s)
- Check hot tub, water features & pools
- Meeting construction and maintenance trades
WHAT WE DO IF THERE IS A CONCERN
As your Home Check professional, we will immediately contact you at the first sign of a concern with your home or property. If there is an emergency involving the police or fire department, we will attend the scene on your behalf and ensure you are fully informed. Should you require the services of a professional tradesperson (eg. plumber, electrician, contractor) we can arrange to meet them and provide supervised access to your home in your absence. We act on your behalf, looking out for your best interests.
HOMEWATCH FOR REALTORS AND BUILDERS
Are you realtor with more work than time in your day? Acuity Advantage is offering our specialized Edmonton home watch services to local realtors to monitor vacant homes. This frees you to focus on your core business, while providing the care and attention your sellers demand. We cover the same list of inspection items that we do for a vacationing property owner, with regular inspections every three-days. We also offer light cleaning to make sure the home looks its best for the next open house or showing.
AN ACCREDITED NATIONAL HOME WATCH ASSOCIATION MEMBER
Acuity Advantage is a member of the National Home Watch Association (NHWA). We are monitored to ensure we carry all required insurance. The NHWA monitors all members for customer complaints. As a members, we adhere to the NHWA Code of Ethics. In addition, all members of the Acuity Advantage team have passed police checks.