Home Improvement / June 22, 2020
Summer is the perfect time to check off some of your home maintenance projects. There are a few home maintenance tasks that you should consider doing every year.
Check your home’s smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
It’s important to make sure both your home’s smoke and carbon monoxide detectors are working properly! Both of these checks are super easy to do.
Make sure your fridge coils are not dusty
If your fridge coils are dusty it can actually lead to higher energy bills. Every summer you should check these and clean them off.
Clean your showerheads
Remove all the showerheads in your home and soak them in vinegar overnight.
Deep clean your outdoor grill
Most people use their grill more during the summer, consider giving it a deep clean before your next cookout.
Clean your porch
Consider power washing your porch, but be careful because if it’s not done correctly it can actually lead to damage. Call our team if you need power washing assistance.
Clean up around your yard
Go around your yard and remove any dead plants and flowers. Trim any bushes and shrubs near your AC unit.
Check for any pipe and faucet leaks
Check for and pipe or faucet leaks in and around your home!
If you need help with any of these home maintenance items call or text your local Handyman Connection Office. We are available to help you with home maintenance and other home repair services.
View our Summer Maintenance To-Do Checklist