JANUARY – Start the year off right and replace your furnace air filter for both cost savings and health benefits.
FEBRUARY – Inspect windows and address any problem areas, such as areas where new caulk is needed.
MARCH – With the coldest temps over, inspect your home’s exterior for winter damage and make any necessary repairs.
APRIL – Get ready for spring rain by cleaning gutters and downspouts to ensure water is carried away from your home.
MAY – As you prepare for summer, think ahead to those warm days and schedule an air conditioner tune-up.
JUNE – Extend the life of your water heater and keep it working properly by draining and flushing the tank to remove sediment buildup.
JULY – Before the hottest weather arrives, clean out your dryer exhaust vent and while you’re there, check your washer connections, too.
AUGUST – Invest in a dehumidifier and repair weatherstripping on exterior doors to keep your home more comfortable in humid weather.
SEPTEMBER – Give your refrigerator extra attention this month and deep clean the inside and outside. Condenser coils should be cleaned twice per year.
OCTOBER – Inspect attics and crawl spaces to deter pests and other issues by keeping the spaces tidy and properly insulated.
NOVEMBER – Prepare for the holiday season and all the baking and cooking that accompanies it by deep-cleaning your oven.
DECEMBER – Celebrate the season and all your work throughout the year to keep your home in great shape!