Secure any outside gates. Make sure all the doors and windows are locked. Consider leaving a radio on while you’re away. It could be a crime deterrent and may also keep your pet company.
If desired, lights can be turned on in the evening and off in the morning and curtains can be opened and closed. Newspapers and mail can be picked up.
In the event of a power outage, please advise us on the location of your fuse box or circuit breaker and where to find new fuses.