Frequently Asked Questions
As required by local regulations, pool areas have be be fenced in, all house doors and windows leading to the pool area must have an alarming device installed. The alarm sounds, if the door is opened without pressing the according “override” button first. The reason for this measure is, to avoid accidental drowning of children unable to swim.
Nevertheless, mosts guests find these alarms annoying, so the switch the alarms off or take out the batteries.
If you feel the necessity to activate the alarms, make sure the batteries are in (they should be on top of the door frames) and the switches are in “on” position.
In addition to that: what better time then during a Florida Vacation to teach your children how to swim?
Of course, according to Murphy’s Laws, the Propane tank runs empty while using the grill (when else? 😉 ).
Propane tanks can be refilled at the ACE hardware store on the island, located at:
Bradenton, FL 34201 Phone number(941) 778-0999 Get Directions
No, you can’t. The pool and spa are controlled by a sophisticated online controller that is attached to the booking system of the management company.
Tampering with the pool equipment leads to shut down of the equipment and alarming the pool company.
If you feel the need to change something, please contact the helpdesk at Island Real Estate.
The circuit breaker box is located outside on the East wall of the building near the air conditioning unit.
The GFI’s for the kitchen outlets are integrated into the outlets. The power outlets on the kitchen island are connected to the GFI on the kitchen countertop backsplash.
The cable modem, online access point and Z-Wave controller box are locked in the technical room. The management company has the key to this room. It can’t be accessed by guests. In case of technical problems, please call Island Real Estate.
Guests can store their own beach accessories (or the ones they rent from local rental companies like http://beachbumsami.com) in the sideyard on the left side of the house.
However, please don’t buy, rent or use metal chairs on the pool area since the rust spots those are leaving can’t be removed, ruining the beautiful area.
Also, please don’t use the brown box on the patio for beach toys. That box is for lounge chair cushions and hammock storage.