Fall is in full swing and winter is right around the corner. So now is the time to tackle a few simple tasks to prevent some major home ownership headaches.

  1. Un-hook garden hoses
  2. Clean gutters
  3. Clean dryer vents
  4. Remove debris from window wells
  5. Recaulk windows
  6. Remove screens from windows
  7. Change furnace filters
  8. Inspect fire extinguishers
  9. Test smoke and carbon monoxide detectors
  10. Service furnace
  11. Schedule chimney cleaning