Fall Projects | Top 10 Outdoor Fall Projects
If you are a homeowner, you know the importance of sealing in the heat, preventing frozen pipes and preparing your home and yard to weather the harsh winter.
Before it starts getting too cold, set aside some time to get some of those outdoor projects finished!
Top 10 Outdoor Fall Projects
Like any other major appliance, there are quite a few things you can check and maintain on your own when it comes to the gas furnace, but there are also several things that you need to leave to a Qualified HVAC Technician!
If your rain gutters are not able to drain properly, and the water has no where else to go, it is likely to start seeping into your walls
If you live in an older home, you probably have to put up storm windows and doors. This helps reduce drafts.
Build your own compost bins to provide the richest soil you can imagine for your garden next Spring, Summer or Fall
The most common cause of accidents around your home are the dangers lurking outdoors. Icy sidewalks, cracked concrete, tree roots, and branches.
Keep your hoses and pipes from freezing – before it gets too cold!
Keep the cold out and the heat in by sealing up the openings in your home.
Weatherstripping is something that needs to be checked on every door and window, every year.
The filter hose and vent on the outside of the house can get clogged with lint. In the dry winter weather, it can catch fire. It’s a good idea to make sure it’s clean while the weather is pleasant instead of checking it in a few inches of snow.
By taking some simple steps, you will save yourself a lot of time, energy and headaches when spring comes back around.
So, who said they were bored? Get out and enjoy the perfect Fall weather, spruce up and protect your home at the same time!
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