The feel of a new home can be heavenly -- a fresh coat of paint, pleasant smell, zero defects or cracks, no pests, and every appliance working fine. You wish things would remain that way forever. It's possible; it only takes regular maintenance.
So, if you're looking to keep your home spanking new all year round, here is an annual maintenance checklist to follow.
Springtime is synonymous with cleaning. It's a great time to get your cleaning apparatus out and scrub your home inside-out.
To begin with, here are some cleaning tips for your exterior:
When you're done with that, it's time to check up on your appliances inside the home.
Summer doesn't come with as many cleaning requirements as spring. Instead, it's a time to enjoy the outdoors. Nevertheless, there are still some things to do.
Here's how to maintain your surroundings in summer:
Observe the following tips for your home's interior:
As the days get cooler and leaves turn brown, it's time to wind down. But really, there's not much to do in autumn.
Start with your surroundings and do the following:
When you're done outside, go indoors and check your installations in preparation for the colder weather.
Winter isn't a time for home improvement or the outdoors. It's more about protecting yourself through the cold. So do the following, beginning with your exterior:
Going inside, ensure you do the following to protect your home, yourself, and plumbing installations:
There you have it, an annual home maintenance checklist. If you can follow these steps yearly, your home's aesthetics and functionality will always remain intact.