Lastly, the checklist should be customized for your property. Just like in aviation, if you don\'t have a checklist for your specific property, you don\'t have a real checklist. Generic won\'t cut it. Do you have a second freezer? It should be documented. Multiple air conditioning units? Absolutely. Specialized lights, landscaping systems, plumbing systems or high_end vehicles need special checks and memory isn\'t what you want to rely on. If the service starts with a comprehensive checklist that is then tailored for your property, you are getting an expert. Make sure they record your special needs and add them to their list during the initial sign up interview. Checklists have saved many lives and airplanes in aviation. Applied to your snowbird home, they can do the same. But keep in mind these three key elements when you are interviewing home watch companies.
Once you have a list of all the things you need and want once you find them or buy them you can cross them off the list. List will probably be short at first but every time you think of something that you need add it to the list because you may forget. Be sure to mark off all the things that you have completed or bought so that your list doesn\'t look so long and frighten you. Having a wedding checklist will help you wedding planning run smooth. Don\'t be afraid to have too many list there\'s never too much planning you can do for a wedding. You want to be prepared to enjoy your special day.