Licensed, Bonded, and Insured

AMERICAN SHIELD HOME WATCH

  Phone 941.893.7708 

Email: AmericanShieldHW@gmail.com

A Sarasota County Home Watch Service


On the day of your departure we will:

  • Turn Off the main water supply valve to the home
  • Flush all toilets and open all faucets to eliminate any pressure in the lines
  • Reset the A/C to your away setting preferences
  • Open all closet and cabinet doors to allow the air to circulate minimizing the chance of mold
  • Turn off water heater at the circuit breaker
  • Remove any remaining trash and retrieve any trash cans after pick up
  • Turn off ice make in refrigerator and discard any ice
  • Discard any perishable food in refrigerator
  • Flush garbage disposal with baking soda to eliminate odors
  • Close all blinds, drapes, shutters, etc., according to your preferences
  • Unplug any appliances or electronics you request
  • Double check all Sliding Glass Doors, entrance/exit doors, and windows to assure they are secured and locked
  • Run a test on the alarm system with your alarm provider
  • Set the alarm and secure the front door. 
  • Make an exterior inspection



Any additional services such as; making sure the golf cart is on 'trickle charge' or specific requests will be conducted at this time

Departure Service

 (A Concierge Service)