Winter is coming…is your home ready?

With Fall fading away, winter is right around the corner.  Mr. Do Right Construction has some tips to help you and your home in the cold, wet winter months.

 

Caulk all windows and siding to help keep water and cold air out.

 

Clean out your gutters to keep them from clogging and overflowing and creating water damage.

 

Make sure your gutter drains go away from your home and it’s foundation.

 

Protect and insulate your pipes.  This can help keep them from bursting and causing water damage.

 

Install Weather Stripping around doors and windows to keep drafts out.

 

Check your fireplace.  Look for Creosote buildup and animal nests that could block your chimney.

 

These few tips can keep your home secure in the winter months and can help keep you from having to pay for any unnecessary repairs.

Remember!  Winter weather is the perfect time for indoor projects such as interior repairs or remodels.

Your home is like your vehicle, and it needs regular maintenance.  Take care of it and it will take care of you.

Looking to remodel or make a repair?  Call Mr. Do Right Construction today for a free estimate.

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