Winter is around the corner and we have drafted up a list of items that should be on your top priority list. Going over a couple basic items on this checklist could save you from unexpected accidents and or expenses. Winter is not a forgiving season so ensuring your home is in the best condition it could be is a very important task. The outside of the house ready for that cold winds, ice and snow is crucial to keep Old Guy Winter out and ensure that is stays warm and cozy inside. When you are complete these tasks you provide a positive increase in heating bills as well as preventing moisture from penetrating your house as well as increase the lifespan of the home’s components, making your home safer.
We suggest starting with you windows and Doorways Check all of the weatherstripping around home windows and doorframes for leaks to avoid warmth loss. Replace all screen doorways with storm doorways. Replace all window screens with storm home windows. Examine your window frames especially ones crafted from wood for indications of rot or mold if these items start to rot you become subject to compromising framework structural integrity. Look for drafts and or cold spots around home windows and doorways. Inspect home windows for cracks, damaged glass, or gaps. If you dont already replace your air filter frequently we suggest taking a peak and installing a new one. Flush out your humidifer if you have one, harsh and not softened water can leave buildups inside your appliances. We suggest double checking any and or all of the fire alarms, some are hardwired in, however some run on batteries! its nice to know these devices are in working condition.