If you think spring cleaning is the only time of year you should give your home a little TLC, it’s time to rethink some of your habits once again.
We put so much of our lives into the body of our homes. From walking in the door after work to hugs and smiles, the many tears cried over spilled milk, and dance offs while cooking in the kitchen. Don't you think it’s important to keep up the sanctuary of this space throughout the year?
We thought you would say yes, and we feel the same!
After all, our homes hold many of our most precious memories. Which is why we’ve compiled a list of 45 items you can use as a checklist for this coming season. This checklist will start you off in the right direction, prepping your home for fall and winter.
Let's get organized for the holidays and the harsh character of the winter together. But, before you read any further go grab a pen & paper,
Maybe even a cup of coffee!
You'll want to jot a few of these ideas down, along with your own clever ones.
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Look at that list! It's time to get started!
We hope this list gets your creative juices flowing and your homestead ready for the season. This might even help you think of other useful items to add to your list and we hope it does.
It always makes home feel a bit sweeter when you are prepared.
Every year, while mowing the grass, cutting a branch, or power washing a deck, at least 100 people die and an estimated 143,000 are injured badly enough to require a trip to the emergency room.
Consumer Reports is here to help you avoid either of those fates.
Home owners should consider protecting themselves with an alarm system or motion detector to help protect their homes from burglaries.
Alarm systems range in sophistication and price. Choose from do-it-yourself kits that set off a siren or lights, or professionally installed systems that hook directly to the police station or a monitoring service.
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