Second Home Owners

Minor maintenance is all part of the service

Minor maintenance is all part of the service

If you own a second home or recreation property in the Comox Valley, you want to be confident that your home is safe, secure, maintained and ready for your return. Valley Home Check Ltd. provides a complete service for your peace of mind, whilst ensuring that your home insurance policy is validated.

House Monitoring 
You set the frequency of checks which can be adjusted whenever you are in residence (at no additional charge).

Checks include:

  • Appliances, including monitoring hot tub chemical balance
  • Heating and plumbing
  • Windows and doors
  • Home exterior (checking for weather damage, blockages)
  • Yard  (ensuring the appearance conveys someone in residence)
  • Watering indoor plants
  • Mail and newspaper collection.
  • Regular emails to client

Additional Services:

  • Key holder for alarm systems*
  • “Closing up the home” after departure
  • Housekeeping /spring clean prior to your return
  • Yard maintenance arranged
  • Snow removal
  • Arrange and supervise service people on site
  • Mail forwarding
  • Unlimited opening/closing of the home

Relax. Housekeeping is done!

Our services to date also include project management of building and renovation works, supplying a schedule of home repairs (including arrangement of septic and well inspections), liaison with City Councils, quotes for landscaping, organising new fencing and packing up a home after sale.

No task is too big or small!

While you’re away you can feel confident that your second home or recreation property in the Comox Valley is being regularly monitored and maintained by people who take their work seriously.

Alarm Response Key Holder: Valley Home Check and staff members are only liable as first response if the alarm company speaks directly with a staff member. The company does not accept liability if the alarm company fails to make contact. It is understood by the client that Valley Home Check is not paid to be on stand-by 24 hours per day.