Fall Prep 101

Written by Roxanne Ecklund on September 15, 2020

Fall is right around the corner. Temperatures are starting to drop, and the mornings and evenings are becoming a little more bearable. Spring and Fall make for the perfect time of year to get your home in tip top condition.But sometimes it can be difficult to know where to start. That’s why we’ve created a basic Fall To-Do List to get you started.

  • Clean Out Gutters & Downspouts
  • Chimney Sweep
  • Drain Garden Hoses & Sprinkler Systems
  • Turn Off Exterior Faucets
  • Aerate Soil
  • Fertilize Lawn
  • Prune Plants
  • Trim Trees
  • Rake Leaves
  • Caulk Around Windows & Doors
  • Heating System Tune Up
  • Change Furnace Filter
  • Clean Dryer Vents
  • Check Smoke Detectors & Fire Extinguishers
  • Bring in Outdoor Furniture

This list of 15 items is a simple, and affordable way to keep your home functioning properly in the upcoming Winter months. It’s imperative to maintain the safety and security of your home. The more love you put in, the more it will give back. Simple maintenance can help prevent future problems that tend to be more costly, so don’t delay. Start working on your To-Do List today! And if you’rein Georgia, maybe give it a few more weeks to cool down.