DIY Repairs

Home handyman tips and ideas for the diy, do-it-yourself home handyman

Fall projects beckon, winter prep.

It is that time of year to get your home ready for the winter. Some of the projects to consider–

Clean gutters
Remove leaves and branches from downspouts and window wells
Concrete sealer on the driveway
Caulk cracks at doors and windows
Repair broken glass, doors, windows.
Roof inspection to seal and replace missing shingles
Check flashings at doors, windows, roofs–any penetration to the home should be sealed.
Drain exterior water spigots if needed.
Change furnace filters
Drain a gallon or two of water from the water heater
Check the humidifier for proper operation
Get some blown in insulation if needed.
Repair/replace loose or missing railings, steps, concrete.

Any of your ideas are welcome. Post them here.

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