CHECKLIST | Get Your House Ready for Spring

Winter can bring out the worst in your house, leaving you with a long list of repairs. It’s easy to let that leaky roof slip your mind, but now is the time to focus on getting these DIYs out of the way before they get any worse. Fend off procrastination by creating a prioritized list while your home’s needs are still top of mind.

Trim Broken Tree Limbs
Trim Shrubs
Spiff Up/Clean up Gutters
Seal Water Out of Your Basement
Level Grade to Avoid a Swampy Yard
Repair and Clean Screens
Replace the Batteries of Carbon Monoxide and Smoke Detectors
Power-wash driveway, walkways, decks and siding
Service Air Conditioners
Consider hiring a professional duct work cleaning company

Get your house and yard in order now, and you’ll be ready to enjoy the summer days ahead

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