3 Awesome Articles to Help Get Your Home Ready for Fall and Winter
After the summer we’ve had, I hate to say it, but fall is here and winter’s just around the corner. And that means it’s time to begin thinking about how to take care of your property and get it ready now before winter weather reemerges. You probably do some things– mow the grass one last time, rake the yard, clean up the shed so it’s ready to use in the spring… But is there more you could be doing to prepare for the harshest months of the year?
From small tweaks to greening your home to saving money, these three articles will give you a leg-up on what you should be doing this fall. So read them, pin them, and start thinking strategically about your home.
10 Fall Home Maintenance Musts
“…properly take care of your home for fall. This is a must…”
How to Check and Seal Windows
Fall is the perfect time to think about the energy efficiency of your house. There are many easy (and inexpensive) ways that you can help to green your home. In this article, the DIY Network provides step-by-step help if you’re interested in weatherproofing your windows, reducing the drafts in your house, and lowering your energy bills.
Simple Ways to Make Your Home Energy Efficient
While we’re talking about greening your home, let’s also talk about making your whole house energy efficient. Granted, some of these suggestions take a little bit of time, skill, and money, but they are well worth it in the long run. Even if you’re not able to undertake a project this year, this article is a great way to get a few ideas under your belt and on the to-do list.
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What are you must-dos for the fall and winter? How do you prepare?