Home Watch

Do you need someone to watch/monitor your home while you are away? Meet Repairmen and contractors there to complete work while you are out of town or unavailable? Let Palmetto Concierge help make your life a little easier.

We will be your eyes and ears while you’re away, giving you peace of mind that your home is in good hands. We will monitor your home and keep you up to date. We’ll meet any vendors or contractors at your house, prepare it for your departure and arrival, assist you in the case of storms or emergencies; and because we hold a key; even let you in if you ever lock yourself out! Packages for Home Watch Services  can be customized whether the need to monitor your property is once a week or  once a month. We will work with you to create a package  that fits your individual  needs!

Interior and Exterior Checklist

  • Inspect for signs of theft, vandalism, damage or other disturbance

  • Check that all windows and entryways are secure

  • Take sample humidity readings

  • Manually check alarm systems, smoke and CO2 detectors & electrical systems

  • Check breaker box

  • Visual inspection of walls, ceilings, windows, tubs, showers for evidence of water damage, leakage, mold, mildew or pests

  • Check that thermostat is set at correct temperature

  • Check that freezers & refrigerators are working

  • Visual check of heating system and hot water heater

  • Note any unusual odors

  • Inspection and or remove small debris (dead bugs, etc.)

  • Other items as outlined in customized home watch checklist

  • Ensure all entrances are secure

  • Check exterior lights 

  • Visual check for evidence of forced entry, vandalism, theft or damage

  • Visually check outside faucets for leaks

  • Removal of newspapers, flyers, packages, mail and other evidence of non-occupancy

  • ​Visual inspection of roof & gutters from the ground and visual inspection of yard, landscaping, siding, walls and fencing

  • Other items as outlined in customized home watch checklist

Additional Services

  • Change air filters when needed

  • Start and run vehicles or golf carts

  • Handle alarm calls

  • Storm services per customization

  • Check all carbon monoxide Detectors

  • Change batteries in smoke detectors every 6 months

  • Change light bulbs when necessary

  • Yard debris cleanup(if agreed and not covered by association)

Key Holder  - Emergency Response Services

We provide a key holding service and Emergency Response Service for our clients.  If you get locked out of your home at any time, or a guest in your home is locked out, they may call us and we will come and let them in. There is a $35r.00 charge for this service. Also please let your alarm company know that we are a key holder service not a security company. (there will be additional surcharges after 10 pm)

Arrival Services

Whether you are returning to your seasonal home, arriving from a long vacation, or simply need a helping hand, some of our concierge services include:

  • House Cleaning arranged

  • Towels and bedding refreshed

  • Groceries purchased and stocked

  • Heat or air conditioning turned on

  • Water heater turned on

  • Flowers and/or wine purchased

  • Patio furniture set up

  • Automobile (start, run, have detailed)

  • Golf cart (charge as needed)

  • Boat inspection (visual for damage)

  • Swimming pool, spa, jacuzzi cleaning arrangements

  • Car service (arrange)

Departure Services

If your running out quick or just need a helping hand, our departure services are available:

  • Towels and bedding laundered and replaced

  • Doors and windows secured

  • Water heater turned off

  • Patio and deck furniture stored out of the weather

  • Trash set out/receptacle returned

  • House cleaning assistance or scheduling

Pre-Storm & Post-Storm Inspections

Palmetto Concierge will send our clients an email alert if there is a tropical storm or Hurricane Warning for the area. At your request, we will check on your home pre-storm if needed or requested and ensure that furniture is secure, and items outside are secure. Also perform an special requests that are needed.  Post-storm Palmetto Concierge will inspect the property and look for any visible signs of damage and send a detailed report to the homeowner $40.00 charge for each service 

Vacation Rentals by Owner

Many homeowners in our coastal region choose to rent their properties out as a vacation rental or investment property. We will work with each client to determine a plan for them. If you are renting on your own and need some assistance with cleaning, meeting renters, maintenance or whatever is needed, Let Palmetto Concierge be your partner in the coastal region of the Myrtle Beach area. 

Want more information on home watch services or property concierge?  Contact Palmetto Concierge at