There is nothing more secure than having people at home while you're away. Get a house sitter.
69, Semi Retired
I am a very active non smoker/non drinker experienced house /farm sitter (9 years experience) with a current police clearance having sat in all states/ territories with numerous people who can be contacted to vouch for my character and abilities.
Previously I was employed in the Banking/finance field for approx 24 years then as a self employed contractor for 20+ years to both local government and private corporations in the fields of farm management, grounds management , local and interstate transport, I am experienced in
Home maintenance, care of all domestic and Farm animals ..