10 Steps to Prepare your Home for Fall

It’s that time of year again! Leaves are changing colors, fall scents fill the home and pumpkin spice has a hold on us again. But most importantly this is the best time to prep your home for the weather to come. We have gathered 10 of the most important Fall home maintenance tasks to get your home ready for the season!

  • Clean the Fireplace and Chimney (we recommend professionally cleaning the chimney)
  • Check Smoke Detectors & replace furnace filter
  • Check Windows & Doors for Leaks
  • Clean the Gutters, Downspouts & Storm Drains
  • Reverse your Ceiling Fan & Clean Vents
  • Aerate & Fertilize your Lawn
  • Purchase a Programmable Thermostat
  • Organize the Garage (time to pull out the ice scraper!)
  • Remove Warm Clothes from Storage
  • Plant Bulbs & Divide Perennials