Home Tips

Did you know performing routine maintenance on your home can save you money?  Follow this simple routine maintenance schedule and your most valuable assett – your home will reward you!

Monthy Maintenance

  1. Pour lemon juice into the garbage disposal to help remove stale food smells.
  2. Change air conditioning filter once a month to get good air circulation.
  3. Check GFI reset in your bath and kitchen areas.
  4. Test your smoke detectors and change the batteries as needed.

Every 6 Months

  1. Spray Pest Control around the perimeter of your home to deter intruding insects.
  2. Use any paint touch ups on any woodwork or walls during your first few months for best color match.
  3. Inspect the condition of your washing machine rubber supply hoses. Replace brittle or damaged hoses.

Annually

  1. Clean your faucets and shower heads of debris and hard water particles.
  2. Check your drain pan in your air conditioner for clogs.
  3. Make sure window tracks are clear of debris and lubricate ballasts after debris.
  4. Drain the water heater to remove mineral deposits.