Home Maintenance Check List

Service heat & a/c system once a year
Change the filters in your heat & a/c system once a month
Drain hot water heater once a year
Don’t leave light sockets without bulbs
Periodically run a pitcher of ice cubes through garbage disposal to sharpen blades
Replace dripping faucets immediately to conserve water
Don’t allow toilet tanks to drip – replace ball-cock assembly
Check weather stripping around doors for air leaks
Visually look at roof after high winds to detect loose shingles
Visually look around outside roof line to find holes where animals might enter
Check batteries in smoke detectors monthly/replace annually
Wrap outside pipes in winter to prevent freezing
Remove garden hose from outside faucet in winter
Water around foundation during dry periods to prevent cracking or shifting

Contact Jane for any additional questions!