Prepare your home for cooler days ahead.
Your home is one of your most important possessions. By keeping it properly maintained, you can reduce the risk of a loss. Please take a moment to review these important safety tips.
Insulate water pipes in areas exposed to cold temperatures, and turn up the thermostat during extra cold periods.
Check for damage to your roof, and clean gutters and downspouts to keep fallen leaves from accumulating.
Check and repair caulking around doors and windows that show signs of deterioration.
Check caulking around showers, bathtubs, sinks and toilet bases; and make repairs as needed.
Have your chimney cleaned and maintained annually by a professional.
Clean the clothes dryer exhaust duct and space under the dryer. Remove all lint, dust, and pieces of material.
For more seasonal home maintenance tips visit Prepare & Prevent.