End of Summer Maintenance Checklist
As summer winds down, it's essential to prepare your home for the transition to the cooler months. Here's a quick checklist to ensure your property is in top shape:
- Inspect and Clean Gutters: Remove leaves and debris to prevent clogs that could lead to water damage.
- Check Windows and Doors: Seal any gaps to keep drafts out and maintain energy efficiency.
- Service HVAC System: Schedule a professional HVAC inspection and maintenance to ensure optimal performance during the upcoming seasons.
- Trim Trees and Bushes: Cut back overgrown vegetation to prevent potential hazards during storms.
- Test Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors: Ensure these life-saving devices are working properly.
- Clean Outdoor Furniture: Wipe down and store outdoor furniture to protect it from harsh weather.
- Inspect Roof and Chimney: Address any needed repairs before winter weather arrives.
- Drain and Store Hoses: Prevent freezing by disconnecting hoses and storing them indoors.
- Clean and Store Grill: Give your grill a thorough cleaning and store it properly.
- Schedule a Fall Maintenance Inspection: Get ahead of potential issues by scheduling a professional inspection.
Remember, a little maintenance now can save you time and money in the long run. Let us know if we can assist you with any end-of-summer home maintenance needs! Contact SERVPRO Team Majeski today for a consultation: 732-578-9888.