During the cold winter months, many of us would rather snuggle up on the couch with a warm blanket and good movie. However, home maintenance is more important than ever in the winter. When the temperature drops, particularly in New England, major home maintenance problems can arise and can lead to costly repair bills. Be prepared and ahead of potential problems by following this winter home maintenance checklist from realtor.com.
- Get ready for “the next” storm
- Clean your oven
- Inspect the property (inside and outside)
- Take care of your wood floors
- Block drafts
- Alleviate allergens
Realtor.com’s post includes several DIY tips to get you started, so be sure and check off items you can take care of now.
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