Important Fall Cleaning Tips

It's September, which means summer is slipping away and the fall season is setting in.  While the term 'spring cleaning' is familiar to us all, the same idea surely applies to the fall.  Fall is an important time for home maintenance, as you attempt to recover from summer and get your home ready to endure another winter.  Here in Illinois, where winters can be particularly harsh, this is especially important.  To help you transition from fall and into the winter, below are some helpful tips on how to take care of your home during this time of year.

Outdoor Fall Cleaning Checklist

  • Clean gutters and downspouts
  • Recaulk windows and doors
  • Check and replace weather stripping
  • Drain and store garden hoses
  • Power wash windows and siding
  • Touch up exterior house paint
  • Clean summer furniture, grills, etc; and store what you won't be using in the winter

Indoor Fall Cleaning Checklist

  • Flip your mattresses
  • Test your smoke and/or carbon monoxide detectors
  • Replace your furnace filter
  • Clean dryer vent and exhaust areas
  • Clean the condenser coils on your refrigerator
  • Clean light fixtures and ceiling fans
  • Vacuum behind/under larger furniture, like beds and dressers
  • Wash your walls
  • Have your carpets cleaned professionally

Carpet Cleaning in Aurora, Illinois

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