Home Assist & Errands

Short on time? Your To-Do list growing longer? Time is a rare commodity these days with the added pressure of caring for our children, elderly relatives, pets and having to work full time, If you find that there just are not enough hours in the day to do everything then let us help you by providing affordable, reliable time saving solutions to give you time to balance your family & personal commitments and creating more time for you to enjoy the things that matter the most to you.

Our Errand Service can include

  • Grocery shop
  • Laundry, Dry cleaning drop off/pick up
  • Wait in service for those times when you can’t be there
  • DVD rental return
  • Post Office run
  • Pet food order/pick up/deliver
  • Small loads to refuse tip
  • Pet to vet/groomers taxi
  • Shoe repair/drop off/pick up
  • Bulky duvets to laundry/dry cleaners
  • Elderly person check/companionship
  • Prescription pick up
  • Light cleaning duties
  • House sitting/empty property care
  • Back from holiday shop or fridge re-stock
  • Light cleaning service
  • Merchandise returns
  • Document/Package delivery

Our errand service is charged by the hour not the task so better value we think. Depending on the request we can typically accomplish multiple errands in the time frame.

As you can see above we like to help so try to include as many errand services as we can but if you can’t see what you’re looking for then just ask, if we can we will!

What does it cost?

Our Home Assist & Errand Service prices start from £10.00 per hour.

Overnight Pet/House sitting

If for any reason you don’t want your pet or home left unattended at night or just fancy a weekend away, Have to go away on business or a spell in hospital and need your pets looked after our overnight sit is the ideal solution. Everything in our regular visiting service is included in our overnight pet sitting. We will stay in your house overnight from 6pm until 8am or whatever your requirements dictate. This ensures peace of mind for you knowing that your pet is exercised and fed whilst being kept company. Your home will be kept an eye on and the security enhanced by the presence of the sitter. This service is beneficial to those who have many pets and don’t wish to have the expense of having to find kennels.

How does it work?

One of our fully insured and police checked pet sitters will come and stay overnight in your home from 6pm until 8am, We will care for your pet in the way you have requested maintaining your pets usual routine feeding, walking etc and allowing your pet the comforts of its familiar home surroundings. You can book the overnight sit on its own to end at 8am the following morning or you may book further daytime visits for your pets if you are going to be away longer.

What does it cost?

Our overnight pet/house sit price starts from just £25.00 per night. This includes an evening & morning walk. Further daytime visits can be booked.

Home security/Empty property check/Sit

(You do not have to have pets to use this service) This service is beneficial for short breaks to extended holidays, unoccupied holiday homes, properties pending probate, up for sale or between tenants or any other reason for absence requiring our care, attention and presence in your home.

How does it work?

We can visit your property as many times as required to ensure everything is in order, maintain a security presence. We can remove post from the door, open/close blinds, put rubbish out on the required day. We can forward post to you if required.

  • Removing post from sight
  • Watering of plants/hanging baskets
  • Opening/closing of curtains/blinds
  • Putting rubbish out on required days
  • Forwarding of mail
  • Errand run/ grocery shop for your return (additional charge)
  • Light cleaning service (additional charge)
  • Complimentary text  messages to keep you informed if requested
  • Internal/External property inspection to check for weather damage,water leaks, frozen pipes etc.

What does it cost?

Our home security check visits start from £5.00 per visit.

Pet food delivery

If you prefer to leave the bulky pet food shopping to us then we are happy to assist. Pet Sit Services are able to collect your pets food,treats, beds, toys and many more and deliver them to your door. Just let us know by either dropping us an email or you can leave us a note when we visit your pet and we will arrange to deliver it for you. This service is beneficial for those who may have difficulty getting around and unable to manage heavy loads or those who don’t have access to a vehicle.

What does it cost?

Depending on your location and pet supplier we charge £5.00 for pick up and delivery of your pet supplies. A mileage surcharge of 40 pence per mile will apply after 6 mile.