Tag Archive: home maintenance

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter Weather

Posted on November 19, 2015

It looks like it’s time to trade in that rake for a shovel. Whether you like it or not, the Chicagoland weather forecast is calling for snow showers this weekend. Is your home winter-ready? Here are a few items to consider for a smooth seasonal transition… Lay the groundwork – Now is the last chance… more

Home Spring Cleaning Checklist

Posted on March 7, 2014

“Spring has sprung. While you’re banishing the cobwebs during your annual spring cleaning, take some time to give your home a thorough inspection. A few simple maintenance maneuvers will ensure that your home will remain in good shape and that all systems will keep humming efficiently. 1.  Clean your gutters. After a long winter, dirt… more