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Homeowners: Homecare guide

Posted by editor On March - 26 - 2009


When you own the property you live in you started to wonder how to take a good care of it, while when renting perhaps this never even surface on your mind. I just browse to home developer sites and found these are necessary things you might want to pay attention as a homeowner to care for your home:

In Winter

• Change filter on heater
• Keep window weep holes clear of dirt and debris and lubricate as needed
• Lubricate garage door pulleys and rollers
• Keep drains/inlets clear from debris and leaves

In Spring

• In early spring, weed and feed lawns with a pre-emergent mix
• Change filter on heater
• When temperature is warm enough, run air conditioner to ensure it functions properly
• Keep window weep holes clear of dirt and debris and lubricate as needed
• Keep sliding door tracks free of dirt and debris and treat with a wax-based furniture polish
• Check and clean smoke detector and carbon monoxide batteries

In Summer

• Re-install screens if they were removed
• Water lawns in accordance with city watering ordinances
• Change filter on air conditioner
• Keep window weep holes free of dirt and debris and lubricate as needed
• Lubricate garage door pulleys and rollers
• Fertilize grounds with drought resistant mix with grub inhibitors

In Autumn

• Change filter on heater
• Keep window weep holes free of dirt and debris and lubricate as needed
• Ensure gutters and drains/inlets are free of leaves and debris
• Keep sliding door tracks free of dirt and debris and treat with a wax-based furniture polish
• Fertilize lawn with winter mix

source: newhomesmag.com

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