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Home Maintenance Schedule & Checklist
Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
October to December
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Plumbing
Outside faucets Drain outside hoses. Disconnect and store hoses.
Interior
Attic
Examine for evidence of any roof leaks. Check insulation and remove or add if
necessary. Check for evidence of birds, squirrels, raccoons, etc. Check for proper
ventilation.
Locks and burglar bars Check operation and lubricate/fix as necessary.
Tub enclosures Inspect caulking and remove old caulk to recaulk if necessary.
Weather stripping
Check weather stripping and caulking around windows and doors (inside and
outside). Adjust or replace if necessary.
Windows Check for condensation and recaulk or reglaze/replace.
Electrical and appliances
Appliances Inspect and service if necessary.
Cooling system
Clean outside units with garden hose. Remove window air conditioner or protect
with weatherproof cover.
Heating and cooling systems Replace filters as necessary.
Heating system
General furnace inspection: Look for rust, scaling on heat exchanger, and proper
flame color; note odd sounds or smells; and check condition of venting. Service
heating system and heat pump every 2 years.
Humidifiers and dehumidifiers
Turn off and clean dehumidifiers. Turn on furnance humidifier if applicable.
Exterior
Garden beds Prepare for spring planting. Plant bulbs and winter plants.
Gardening tools Clean and sharpen.
Gutters and downspouts (if applicable) Clean and check for leaks, misalignment, or
damage.
Habitat Forsyth Seasonal Checklist
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Home Maintenance Schedule & Checklist
Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
October to December
Checked
Checked
Checked
Checked
Checked
Plumbing
Outside faucets Drain outside hoses. Disconnect and store hoses.
Interior
Attic
Examine for evidence of any roof leaks. Check insulation and remove or add if
necessary. Check for evidence of birds, squirrels, raccoons, etc. Check for proper
ventilation.
Locks and burglar bars Check operation and lubricate/fix as necessary.
Tub enclosures Inspect caulking and remove old caulk to recaulk if necessary.
Weather stripping
Check weather stripping and caulking around windows and doors (inside and
outside). Adjust or replace if necessary.
Windows Check for condensation and recaulk or reglaze/replace.
Electrical and appliances
Appliances Inspect and service if necessary.
Cooling system
Clean outside units with garden hose. Remove window air conditioner or protect
with weatherproof cover.
Heating and cooling systems Replace filters as necessary.
Heating system
General furnace inspection: Look for rust, scaling on heat exchanger, and proper
flame color; note odd sounds or smells; and check condition of venting. Service
heating system and heat pump every 2 years.
Humidifiers and dehumidifiers
Turn off and clean dehumidifiers. Turn on furnance humidifier if applicable.
Exterior
Garden beds Prepare for spring planting. Plant bulbs and winter plants.
Gardening tools Clean and sharpen.
Gutters and downspouts (if applicable) Clean and check for leaks, misalignment, or
damage.
Habitat Forsyth Seasonal Checklist
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Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
Date Last
October to December
Checked
Checked
Checked
Checked
Checked
Landscaping
Trim shrubbery around walls. Remove dead wood tree limbs or branches, or debris
that can attract insects (no wood or shrubbery should be closer than 3 inches to
your house). Maintain grading.
Mulch beds and trees.
Lawn Remove leaves from grass areas.
Lawn and patio furniture Clean and store or cover with weatherproof material.
Lighting Check bulbs and replace if necessary.
Roof
Check for leaks. Check for damaged, loose, or missing shingles.
Check vents and louvers for birds, nests, squirrels, and insects.
Check flashing around roof stacks and vents for leaks.
Habitat Forsyth Seasonal Checklist
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