Maintaining your investment – spring home maintenance tips

• Tune up air conditioner
• Check roof shingles, flashing, and remove any debris
• Check for loose or leaky gutters, and clean too!
• Extend downspouts to ensure water is draining away from the foundation
• Door & window check (seals, weatherstripping)
• Chimney check, and have the flue cleaned
• Check outside hose faucets for freezing damage
• Pressure wash the exterior
• Check the perimeter of your home at ground level to ensure the grading of the patio stones, interlocking bricks, etc. are sloping away from the foundation