How to guides

We’ve put together some helpful step-by-step guides on how to use certain functions within HomeSwapper.

  • HomeSwapper: How to register

How to: Register as a HomeSwapper user

Registering for HomeSwapper is easy. It takes only a few minutes. Just follow the steps and menu’s and you’ll soon be an active Swapper. Did you know the average time from sign-up to swap is just 76 days!

Good Luck! […]

  • How to Multi-Swap

How to: Use the HomeSwapper MultiSwap tool

The second in our series on how to use our HomeSwapper website, looks at how to create a MultiSwap. We have put together a step-by-step guide to help you form a chain of swappers:

  • HomeSwapper how to use match filters

How to: Use HomeSwapper match filters

This article takes a look at setting up the match filters for the home you’d like. We’ve put together this step-by-step guide to make sure you’re getting the most out of our HomeSwapper matching system.

  • HomeSwapper using messages

How to: Use the HomeSwapper messaging function

Many swappers use the HomeSwapper messaging function every day to interact with other swappers. For those that aren’t as familiar with messaging through HomeSwapper, we’ll be taking you through how to use the messaging function in a simple step-by-step guide. […]

  • How to delete locations

How to change locations

If you’ve changed your mind about the areas you’d like to live in, then don’t worry – we’re really flexible! Our simple guide will show you how you can update the locations you put in at the start, whether you want to add to them, delete some, […]

  • How to reset your password

How to: Reset your password

With passwords needed for almost everything we do these days, it can be easy to forget one from time to time! But on HomeSwapper if you do, don’t worry! It’s very easy to reset it to something more memorable… and here’s how. […]

  • Close your HomeSwapper account

How to: Close your account

​So, you’ve found your swap, you’ve gone through the landlord approval process and you’ve finally moved house. There’s just one last step – closing your HomeSwapper account. This is important, so that other swappers still out there looking for their new home don’t consider your old advert […]