Professional House sitter couple. Referenced Experts in Home and Pet Care.

Username MatureNomads  

Save
Age
56 - 64 years
Availability
Nov 10,2018 My Calendar
Occupation
Counselor, retired
Gender
Female
Status
Married/Partnered
Website
Term
7 - 21 Days, 3 - 6 Weeks, 6 - 8 Weeks, 2 - 3 Months, 3 + Months
References (11) Police check Phone Verified

We have been married more than 30 years and have owned and maintained our own home for most of that time. Now that our children are grown, we are spending time travelling and discovering about lifestyles in other places. We have owned and tended a one hundred year old home on country property, with solar electricity and large, solar heated swimming pool, a hot tub and a fish pond-for more than a dozen years.

We love animals and can care for most, with the exception of indoor cats, due to allergies. We both enjoy spending time learning about and exploring other places and meeting new friends. We believe that adventure in our lives expands our horizons. We enjoy artistic ventures, photography, writing, and Laurie has been a clay artist and sculptor. Laurie works on long term assignments and has worked in a number of locations in the US, as well as Germany. Neil is able to work from his computer. We are enjoying some fun travel time and a chance to explore possible new location for a more permanent residence. We are currently traveling and taking housesitting assignments, because we like to stay in a place long enough to really get to know it and meet the local residents.

Recent housesitting assignments have included taking care of a beautiful 4200 sq ft home filled with art treasures and caring for a 12-acre orchard and 1-year-old Jack Russell Terrier. Prior to houesitting, we have owned three of our own homes and understand the needs of homeowners.

We have left our home and pets in the care of others on several occasions and we know that entrusting your home to strangers can be a bit daunting. We always provide lots of information to homeowners and are happy to speak with them on the phone or until they can get to know us a bit better and feel comfortable with us. We are very responsible and well organized and leave nothing to chance. We will be sure that we know everything that you expect when we housesit for you and make sure that we carry out all your instructions to the letter.

We are excellent at adapting to new environments and enjoy learning about new places. Neil has been an avid student of home maintenance and repair and has developed the diy skills to handle home related problems that occasionally occur. Having lived in three different homes that we owned, we are able to tackle almost any homeowner challenge! We have had a large swimming pool, cared for a fish pond, raised chickens and a bunny and dealt with a well, septic system and extensive grounds keeping in our prevoius homes. We have always tended a flower and vegetable garden and we love to grow organic produce. In our housesitting assignments,

Neil has replaced an ionizer in a fish pond, reset electronic appliances after a power outage, changed halogen bulbs, reprogrammed a garage door opener, and reconfigured a well-water pump, to name a few. We love dogs, have owned three and always relish becoming friends with beloved pets. We have also owned chickens, ducks, fish, and some smaller animals, including a rabbit and a rat.

We are enthusiastic, friendly, well organized, and excellent at communication. If you are in need of a responsible, reliable couple to take care of your home and/or pets, we'd love to hear from you.

Contact House Sitter


Please click on the register button below to join free as a home owner, and receive your own confidential message system so you can contact MatureNomads
identified only by your chosen username (login name).

OR

Phone Contacts for MatureNomads


Contact House Sitter


Please click on the register button below to join free as a home owner,
for access to House Sitters' contact phone numbers.




OR


We sent MatureNomads a text message with a code.

MatureNomads has verified their phone by confirming the code in their housecarers dashboard.

You have already saved this Housesit

Change Profile Picture

  • Login (top right of this page)
  • Select Functions then Upload Photos in the Left Menu
  • Select a photo from your computer with proportions to suit the frame on your profile. Hint: Rectangular photos with ratio approx: 3 wide: 2 high; will resize better than tall or skinny ones. We auto resize the profile photo to fit, but the top may be cut if it is a tall/ skinny photo.
  • If needed, Here is a free - easy to use resize site: http://www.picresize.com
  • The profile Picture must be uploaded to position 1 /slot 1 of your gallery .
  • If the photo is not uploading it's file size may be too big for your internet connection. See Photo FAQ: How to reduce the file size
  • Increase your response with a photo. Homeowners like to see a face.

You must be a logged on Homeowner member to save Homeowner profiles

Do you want to store this profile
in Your Favorite House Sitters list?



  

Add Sitter to Favorite House Sitters


Please click on the Register button below to Register as a Home owner, for your own Home owner Portal, so you Add House Sitters like MatureNomads to your Favorite House Sitters List




OR