8 Household Chores to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

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The changing of the seasons provides the perfect prompt for homeowners to start thinking about tackling household chores that only need to be done occasionally. So, what should you put on your list for fall?

According to This Old House, there are eight tasks you may want to add to your to-do list to keep your home in tip-top shape this fall. Check out the list below, then read the full article 8 Fast Fall Fixes for tips on getting the job done right.

1.       Clean the Vent Hood

2.       Get Deals on Lawn Equipment

3.       Refresh Window Boxes

4.       Service Smoke Alarms

5.       Wash Away Pollen

6.       Drain the Water Heater

7.       Fertilize Your Lawn

8.       Revitalize Exterior Lights

Fall is also the perfect time to inspect your gutters for clogs and damage. If you live in the Chicagoland area and are having trouble with your gutters, you can contact Baltic Exteriors for help. We can clean, maintain, repair and even replace your gutters if necessary. Contact us today to learn more and to discover why we are an award winning company that is recommended by both the Better Business Bureau and Angie’s List.

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