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Wednesday, August 31, 2016   /   by Tina Marie Young - Lawrenceburg Branch

Tips for Fall Home Maintenance

Fall is the best time to take care of the little things that can make a huge difference for you and your residence. Most of the tasks listed below are with-in the average person’s capability. But even if you choose to have a professional handle them, it is worth the expense. You are going to save revenue — and maybe even your life.
Get your mind in the gutters.


Inspect and clean gutters and downspouts. Your roof’s drainage system annually diverts thousands of gallons of water from your house’s exterior and foundation walls. That’s why it is so essential to keep this system flowing smoothly. Clogged gutters can lead to broken exterior surfaces and to water in your basement. They are also extra prone to rust and corrosion. Before the leaves fly this fall, have your gutters cleaned, then covered with mesh guards to keep debris from returning.

Seal those cracks.


Seal gaps and cracks around windows and doors with weather-stripp ...

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