Fall Home Maintenance Checklist in Ohio
It’s that time of year again! Autumn is here and before you are stuck inside there are still a few fall yard and home cleanup chores that must be done. Yes, we all have spent the whole summer outside pulling weeds, cleaning the deck and watering the flowers. You deserve a break, but we need to properly do our home maintenance before we start our winter hibernation.
So roll up those sleeves one more time so you can witness your home blossom when the warm weather returns. Here are some helpful fall clean-up tips!
November home maintenance checklist for North East Ohio:
HVAC: Vacuum and dust
Garbage Disposal: Crush ice (sharpens); baking soda and citrus fruit rinds (freshens)
Plumbing: Check for leaks on supply lines to sinks and toilets
Garden: Rake leaves, dispose of or mulch, trim branches and shrubs, winterize perennials, clean annuals out, put lawn decorations and outdoor furniture in storage or cover
Sprinkler Systems and Garden Hoses: Turn off and disconnect water hoses and clear all pipes and systems of water before first freeze, insulate any outdoor or exposed faucets/pipes
Roof and gutters: Clean and check for damage
If you do end up with any water or fire damage this winter, please call SERVPRO of West Akron at 330-867-5723. Our specialized technicians are ready to help you!