There's a printable checklist available for a reminder.
You love your family and your home – protect both and you'll enjoy a beautiful space for years to come with your loved ones.
9 February Home Maintenance And Safety Tasks Checklist
Included are home safety tips. Be proactive and take small steps to protect yourself and your loved ones. Fall asleep rest assured you took steps to ensure a safe home for your family.
Home Maintenance Checklist for february
1. Rotate your mattress
Your body and wallet will thank you for it.
Should you rotate or flip? This depends on your mattress. Take a look at these tips from SleepAdvisor.org.
2. Deep clean your garbage disposal
Bob Vila takes you step by step on how to properly and easily clean your garbage disposal.
3. Touch up interior walls and doors
Follow these tips to remove scuff marks.
Touch ups don't have to be a major pain. For nicks and small scratches this small paint tool could do just the trick.
4. Have HVAC unit serviced
The cost to have your system cleaned runs approximately $100-$150. Watch for local special deals and coupons for this service. It's very common for companies to offer coupons for servicing HVAC systems.
5. Clean refrigerator coils
Follow these steps and you should have it done in less that 15 minutes.
6. Check caulking and grout around sinks, showers and tubs
How To Caulk Around A Bathtub
7. Set up water leak detectors
Other areas of your home have the potential to leak too. Invest in water leak detectors. There are several types on the market and some you can be alerted on your phone.
8. Test your home for radon
In the United States it's the #2 cause for lung cancer and is estimated to be the cause of 20,000 deaths per year.
It's pretty inexpensive to buy a radon test.
9. Clean your furniture
Take some time and get your furniture in tip top shape and fresh.
Your home is one of the most exciting purchases you will make. It's also one of the most valuable assets you can own.
It’s simultaneously the playground, retreat and castle for you and your family.
Make sure you keep track of your warranties and maintenance records.
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Get Your February's Home Maintenance Checklist Below
If you love going all out and tackling more, there’s a place on the printable checklist to add more of your own “To Get Done This Month.”
Comment below and share your ideas and additional items you’d like to tackle this month.