Home Maintenance Services
When you own your home there are a lot of responsibilities that come with it, including maintaining and dealing with issues that arise along the way. Not everyone has the tools or the time that is required to keep up with regular wear and tear or even fix major issues that could happen by mistake. The experts at Greeley CO Handyman are ready to take on your home maintenance and any problems that may come along with it. During the year, there are certain things they will need attention depending on the season and the weather that each of them brings.
Fall is a great season to take on some of those home maintenance issues that may have been put off throughout the year because the weather is usually temperate and dry. Raking leaves and aerating the lawn are great ways to keep up with your curb appeal. Make sure to have your heating system inspected before it gets too cold, as well as your fireplace. This is a good time to seal any cracks or gaps in windows and doors, or even swap out your windows for energy efficient ones. Touching up the roof and driveway before ice and snow become an issue can go a long way, as well as winterizing your plumbing.
Winter weather can be particularly harsh on your home, so it is important to continue your regular home maintenance routine. Make sure to cover and protect your air conditioning unit for ice and other weather hazards. If you have a basement, be sure to check for leaks whenever there are periods of thaw. Take into consideration how long it has been since the bathroom fan exhaust has been cleaned. It is also important to keep an eye on the refrigerator and freezer coils as well as cleaning out the drains in tubs, showers, sinks and dishwashers.
Spring is another time of year where the weather is favorable for general home maintenance. This is the time of year to examine your roof after the winter has passed and change out your air conditioner filter. Cleaning the screen to your windows and doors as well as polishing any wooden furniture or light fixtures to get rid of any dust and debris that may have accumulated over the winter. It is a good time to refinish your deck if you have one as well as have your septic system inspected along with any other plumbing.
It can be tough to get out there in the heat during the summer for home maintenance tasks, but our team is here for it. During this time of year, you’ll want to check out your garage door and make sure it is running properly. Clean out any exhaust filters to make sure that air is flowing smoothly. Also, make sure to seal your grout and prune trees and shrubs.