Winter Preparation Check List
To help you prepare for the upcoming winter.
We've prepared this handy check list!
___Check all weather stripping and caulking around the windows and doors. Replace or repair as needed.
___Check for cracks and holes in the house siding; fill with caulking as necessary.
___Remove window air conditioner, or put weatherproof covers on them.
___Take down screens (if removable type). Clean and store.
___Check storm windows and doors; clean and repair as needed. Put back up (if removable type).
___Drain outside faucets.
___Clean gutters and drain pipes so leaves won't clog them.
___Check roof for leaks; repair as necessary.
___Check flashing around vents, skylights, and chimneys for leaks.
___Check chimney flue; clean obstructions. Make sure damper closes tightly.
___Check insulation wherever possible. Replace or add as necessary.
___Have heating system and heat pump serviced; have humidifier checked. Change or clean filters on furnace.
___Drain hot water heater and remove sediment from bottom of tank; clean burner surfaces; adjust burners.
___Check all faucets for leaks; replace washers if necessary.
Feel Free to print out this check list!
If you need any assistance we will be glad to help.