Highlands NC Homes, Time is Here to Plan for Fall Chores
September has arrived and for owners of Highlands NC homes, the time is here to plan for fall chores. While flowers may still be blooming and the grass is still being cut, Mother Nature is slowing things down and preparing for colder months. As a result, taking advantage of nice days offers a chance to get outside work done that will not only prepare your Highlands NC home for winter but also for a better start next spring.
Sample list of fall chores for the yard
- Blow out the irrigation system
- Plant bulbs for spring flowers
- Trim bushes and trees
- Aerate the lawn
- Fertilize the lawn
- Put tools and equipment away
Sample list for the house
- Clear the gutters
- Clean the chimney
- Check the HVAC
- Make sure windows shut properly
- Check for the roof
Routine maintenance is important
Owning a Highlands NC home is an investment and taking care of this investment is wise. Fall chores set up a home for winter but also allow for time to survey the condition of a home and property. While you might not want to take care of all of the checklist items yourself now is a great time to get them scheduled by a professional so that they may get completed in time for winter.
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Click here to read “5 Fall Home Maintenance Items To Check Off Now Before The Cold Kicks In” from Realty Times.