Handyman's Checklist: Top Home Tasks Before Year's End

December 4, 2023

'Tis the season to deck the halls and, check off those to-dos on Santa's wish list for your home! As the year wraps up, giving your home extra love is the perfect way to ensure a cozy and worry-free holiday season. Let’s dive into our handyman team’s top tasks to tackle before the end of the year.

1. Check Your Gutters

Why: Leaves and debris love hanging out in your gutters. Clearing them ensures water can flow smoothly, preventing potential issues like leaks and water damage.

2. Give Your Heating System Some Love

Why: Winter is coming, and you want your home to stay wam and cozy. Change or clean the furnace filter to keep things running efficiently, and consider scheduling a handyman check-up with our team if needed.

3. Test Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Why: These small devices are your home's protectors. Give them a test to make sure they're ready to alert you to any potential dangers.

4. Caulk Around Windows and Doors

Why: Drafty windows and doors can make your home chilly. Caulking can keep the cold out and the warmth in.

5. Inspect and Clean Your Dryer Vent

Why: Lint buildup in your dryer vent is a potential fire hazard. Regular cleaning ensures your dryer works safely and efficiently.

As we bid farewell to the year, these tasks act like a protective shield for your home, preparing it for whatever the new year brings. Our handyman team is here to help whenever you need it.

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