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House Checklist Before Vacation

Pre-Vacation Home tips: Things to do Before You Leave

House Checklist Before Vacation

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Today, following the arrival of summer that brings with him associations of sandy beaches and聽caressing sun聽- Quite reminiscent of an enjoyable vacation - we will discuss the must-do tasks in your house before going on vacation -聽House Checklist Before Vacation.

Vacation is not just about the destination you are traveling to but also the home you leave behind. You must take some essential actions in your home before you go (Certainly if it is for a long time).

This article will review the most important actions every person should take within their home before going on vacation.

These actions are related to a wide variety of aspects - Aesthetic/health/safety, and more.

We promise to keep it interesting...

As always, later in the article, there will be a refreshing infographic presentation and a video summarizing its content for you.

'House checklist before vacation.'

Let's get it started.

1. Keep It Fresh.

As you are probably well aware, cleanliness and hygiene are among the most significant factors in any four-wall space, not just your home.

Therefore, you should pay close attention to maintaining your home at a high level in terms of cleanliness and hygiene during your absence.

Now, let's dive in a bit.

First and foremost is the matter of聽food.

Although each has its own particular rate, In the end, almost all nutrients tend to rot,聽And as we all know, the results at the end of the rottenness procedure are pretty聽unpleasant, both in the visual and smell aspects.

Therefore, as part of preparing your home for an extended departure, you must ensure not to leave (or improperly store) types of food that could rot, making you want to throw up the second you open the door upon your home return.

We highly recommend thoroughly cleaning - focusing on the food storage areas - before vacationing. This way, you will avoid unpleasant situations of food rotting - patiently wait for your return.聽

By the way, here, too, early preparation is critical.

Ensure to plan your food shopping wisely - so you do not need to throw away food that clearly should not be within your home during your absence (One that rots quickly).

For example, buying five kg of apples two days before your trip would be pretty silly. You might as well throw your money in the trash.

Moreover, it goes without saying that 'rot preventing' does not only concern food products. You must thoroughly clean your entire house before you leave. The last thing you want is to return to a dirty and smelly home.

Home products so fresh and so clean

This excellent article聽will cover most of the reasons responsible for your house stench and how to overcome them. Please do yourself a favor and read it.

By the way, We entirely support the popular claim that a clean and good-smelling聽home - greeting you upon return from vacation - can ease the automatic聽adjustment difficulties聽that will probably arise when coming back to your (dull?) routine.

Maintaining cleanliness and freshness is one of the crucial principles of the house checklist before vacation.

2. Keep It Protected.

Technological Means.

As is well known, much evidence argues in favor of technological protection measures' big contribution to the safety of any home environment.

Before you go on vacation, equip your home with technological means such as cameras and sensors, which will help you protect聽it from a distance. You can find a good and affordable list of these聽here聽and聽here.

The Human Factor.

Another critical factor you need to consider before going on vacation is the issue of maintaining your home's safety while you are away.

Look, despite all the (excellent) technological innovations in the field of the smart home, there is still no perfect substitute for human interaction (until聽AI聽takes over everything here, And the robots will eat us all for an intergalactic dinner). Therefore, our first tip is to ensure a close friend or family member visits your home at least once a day in your absence, even if it's just for a few minutes. You will be surprised to hear how much the short presence of a person within your house can make potential burglars think twice before they act.

Home productsTake measures to maintain security

You must use the two tools mentioned above wisely and in an integrated manner. There are issues for which the solution is more human, and others need more technological treatment. It would be best if you managed this dose wisely.

Doing so will help you efficiently complete your house checklist before vacation.

3. Keep It Safe.

After discussing the issues of security and aesthetics, let's talk a bit about safety.

Contrary to what you might think, there is a fundamental difference between 'security' and 'safety.'

While security is primarily concerned with threats from an external human source with intentional malicious intent, safety concerns hazards that originate mainly from technical failures.

The variety of domestic safety hazards you may face with their consequences during your absence is nothing less than enormous. It may contain faults related to electricity/gas leaks/collapse, Etc.

As a matter of fact - And take our word for it, we don't want to stress you out - Still, suppose you leave your home for an extended vacation without any preliminary actions concerning safety. In that case, it is not unreasonable to fear that upon returning home from vacation, you will find your home burst into flames due to an electrical device caused by a dangerous short circuit or a gas leak (which could have been avoided by a simple safety check before departure) caused irreparable damage.

Contrary to the severe consequences safety hazards can cause, the actions to prevent them are pretty simple and easy to implement.

We at聽Sweet Blog聽call this preliminary action a聽"Safety routine."

This safety routine includes a simple variety of actions that will improve the safety level within your home during your absence.

The safety routine is basically just a careful and slow walk alongside another person (to multiply points of view) in all parts of the physical space of your home. Peacefully proactively observing and trying to find safety hazards.

Doing so will cover almost any safety hazards in your absence - Any electrical device you may have left on. Any faucet (water/gas, doesn't matter) that may leak. Any window that remains open and may lead to the entry of pests and more.

The guiding principle is a thorough and careful observation that will reduce those safety hazards to聽a minimum.聽

house checklist before vacationMake sure nothing leaks/is dangerous!

As most of you know, due to life's unexpected circumstances, sometimes, all that is required to prevent a severe problem is an effortless step. There is no better example than our 'safety routine.'

Pre-Vacation Home tips

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