Spring has arrived and now is the perfect time to get your house in shape. Home maintenance is the best thing you can do to uphold your property value and avoid any surprises. The spring maintenance checklist below will help you stay organized as you work through necessary chores.

  • Change HVAC Air Filters
  • Clean and Inspect Window Screens for Damage
  • Look for Moisture in the Basement/Crawl Space
  • Inspect Your Air Conditioning System, Clean Up Any Necessary Brush Around It
  • Inspect Washing Machine Hoses for Cracks
  • Inspect Dryer Vent for Lint Buildup
  • Inspect Air Ducts for Buildup of Mold, Allergens, or Debris
  • Inspect Gutters and Downspouts for Damage and Debris
  • Trim Trees and Shrubs Near Your Home
  • Inspect Caulking Around Doors and Windows for Damage or Wear
  • Inspect Wooden Decks, Railings, Windowsills and Steps for Rot
  • Pressure Wash Patios, Desks, Walkways and Outdoor Furniture
  • Inspect Outdoor Sprinkler Heads for Damage from Snow Plows or Cold Weather
  • Inspect and Tune up an Lawn Maintenance Equipment
  • Clean Debris from Foundation Vents and Window Wells

Routine home maintenance can save you the headaches of costly repairs, as well as prepare you for any future repairs or upgrades. Caring for your home and property will help maintain it’s value and keep you and your family safe and comfortable.