About Us

Direct Sitters is the UK's Leading and Award-winning house sitting company, specializing in Short-term house sitting services. Saving you the time, money and hassle of waiting at home for Tradesmen, Engineers, and Deliveries. Direct Sitters sets new standards in the house sitting market. From our close-nit group of sitters to innovative technology allowing you to book up to 24hrs. Based in south west London at SittersHQ, we can provide unparalleled response time and customer service.

Direct Sitters was established In 2009, after our own experience of waiting in for tradesman and losing a days pay, or having to take annual leave. Our frustration led us to setting up Direct Sitters, so that 'We Stay So You Don’t Have To.

Over the years, Direct Sitters has prided itself on Trust and great customer service. All our sitters come from trustworthy backgrounds such as childcare and teaching, we turn up on time, and provide a 100% quality service. We don't have any hidden costs, such as key pick up, mileage cost, or travel time and jobs are completed with professionalism and efficiency.

All of Direct Sitters house sitters are directly employed by us. They go through stringent vetting procedures and interviews. These include CRB checks, verbal and written references from previous employers, and assessed directly through interview by us, and are highly qualified and trained at solving any problems you may have.

Direct Sitters rates are completely transparent - A full breakdown can be found in our Prices section. What you see is what you pay.