Monthly Home Maintenance Tips For September


General walk-through; check gutters, downspouts and extensionsand foundation landscaping.

Plan fall projects.Check/add salt to water softener.

Check smoke and fire alarms

Check interior windows for dryness and weathering along sills and framing. Clean and apply varnish to natural wood surfaces. Concentrate along sash sills where moisture from condensation collects and combines with sunlight to dry out the wood. Prime and paint any surfaces previously painted that are cracking, exposing bare wood. If combination storm windows, check for proper drainage along sill.

Test automatic garage door opener for safety reverse on contact, if equipped.

Apply lawn treatment fertilizer.

Follow our Monthly Home Maintenance Tips every month throughout the year.

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  1. It’s always a great idea to do home maintenance regularly in order to protect you and your home’s safety and costs. To me, being proactive on home maintenance can help save you time, money, and stress later on, especially if an issue is detected before it becomes a major problem. Thanks for sharing!


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