The first step in creating a low maintenance home - one you don't need to worry about when rains fall and winds blow - is to solve small problems before they need big, expensive fixes.
These simple preventative maintenance tips take just a short time to perform, but they are keys to preventing hazardous conditions and expensive repairs down the road.
Below are the tasks you should be sure to tackle yourself during the year to keep your home running smoothly. If you pencil them in on your new calendar at the beginning of each year, you'll be more likely to remember and take care of them.
Here are the essential home maintenance tasks to perform monthly. Take advantage of sunny days to inspect your home's exterior:
Grab a spare moment to complete these simple yet important tasks to ensure that your home is safe and well-maintained. Your monthly home maintenance checklist for your home's interior includes:
Seasonal preventative maintenance on your home should include:
Twice yearly home preventative maintenance tasks include: