Monthly Maintenance Tips

Visit back each month for free tips and important reminders for your homes upkeep.


  • Cover outside air conditioning units.
  • Ensure that the ground around your home ... Login or Register for more.
  • Ensure all doors to the outside ... Login or Register for more.
  • Winterize landscaping, for example, store outdoor furniture, prepare gardens and, if necessary, protect young trees or bushes.
  • If you have a septic tank, measure the sludge and scum to determine if the tank needs to be emptied before the spring. Tanks should be pumped out a least once every 2-3 years. Login or Register for directions.
  • Drain and store outside hoses... Login or Register for more.
  • Have heating system serviced by a qualified service company and while they are working on your heating system you will want to make sure to ... Login or Register for more.
  • Inspect inside of attic for ... Login or Register for more.
  • Close foundation vents, and check crawl space access door