Property Management: Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Summer is right around the corner. Use this checklist to get in a seasonal home maintenance routine that keeps your home in great shape. Just remember to do what works best for you. If you need a helping hand just call the number on the top of the screen and we would be more than happy to help. 


Summer


  • Clean & organize the garage
  • Clean vent hood fan
  • Clean garbage disposal
  • Inspect landscaping for standing water & run-off problems
  • Inspect driveway / Concrete for cracks that may get worse
  • Deadhead flowers and investigate any problem spots in your garden / yard


QUARTERLY


  • Check fire extinguisher expiration dates.
  • Test garage door auto-reverse function.
  • Check water softener.
  • Check GFCI outlets.
  • Service generator
  • Inspect and change furnace filters.
  • Inspect exterior accent lighting.


Biannually


  • Flush hot water heater and remove sediment.
  • Check batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
  • Operate the water heater relief valve and ensure water flows from overflow valve.
  • Test sump pump for proper operation.



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