Summer Home Maintenance Made Fun: Top 5 Tips to Keep Your House Happy

Dated: May 31 2023

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Hey there, homeowners! Summer is here, and while you're enjoying the sunshine and BBQs, your house needs some love too. Don't worry, we've got your back! In this blog, we'll share the top 5 summer home maintenance tips that are both informative and hilarious. Get ready to make your house shine while having a good laugh!

  1. Don't Be a Slacker, Clean Your Gutters: Let's start with a gut-busting task: cleaning gutters! Those poor gutters, always catching leaves and debris. It's like they're in an endless relationship with Mother Nature's shedding’s. Show some love by clearing them out, so they can stop complaining about their overflowing problems. Plus, your walls will thank you for avoiding any potential leaks. Go on, be a responsible homeowner and help those gutters find their flow!
  2. Air Conditioning: Treat It Like Your BFF: Summer without air conditioning is like a beach without sand—just not right! So, let's give your cooling buddy the attention it deserves. Change the filters and keep them clean, just like you keep your social media feed pristine. Show your AC some love and it'll cool you down when you need it the most. Remember, a happy AC equals a happy you, minus the melting moments!
  3. Beat the Heat: Give Your Windows Some TLC: Picture this: you're sunbathing in your living room, but you're fully dressed. Why? Because your windows are wasting all their energy, allowing the sun's rays to sneak in uninvited. Let's change that! Use window coverings, shades, or even tinting to protect your privacy and keep your home cool. Give your windows a makeover and let them know it's time to put on some sunscreen!
  4. Deck Up Your Deck: Ah, the deck—a place where you can chill, sip lemonade, and soak up the sun. But if it's been a while since you've shown it some love, it might be feeling neglected. Time to jazz it up! Inspect for any loose boards, clean off dirt and mildew, and give it a fresh coat of paint or sealant. Voila! Your deck will be ready to party, just like you!
  5. Yard Love: Mow, Mow, Mow Your Lawn: Your lawn, the green carpet that welcomes you home, but only if it's maintained! Be a grass hero by regularly mowing and watering it. This way, you won't have your neighbors questioning if you're cultivating a jungle instead. Also, remember to trim those hedges and shrubs to avoid any lurking creatures taking up residence. Let's keep your yard a sanctuary, not a wildlife sanctuary!

There you have it, folks! The top 5 summer home maintenance tips to keep your house happy and you laughing along the way. Don't let the summer heat make you sweat about your home's upkeep. Embrace these tips, enjoy the sun, and let your house bask in all its glory. Share this blog with your friends on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn, because laughter and home maintenance go hand in hand! Happy summer!

 

 

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Kristi Herndon

As a full time professional real estate agent, I pride myself on offering superior personal service before, during and after your transaction. Knowledge, commitment, honesty, expertise and professiona....

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