Summer is here! You may be celebrating its arrival with hosting a classic July 4 barbeque or an evening soiree this month. If you’re planning a summer party, you’ll want your home and outdoor spaces to look good. Between trips to the pool, bike rides, vacations and other activities, our July checklist will help you balance all the fun while keeping up with your home’s summer maintenance routine.
Whatever your July plans entail, completing a few of the items on this list will help ensure your home runs smoothly and looks its best so that you can sit back, relax and enjoy time with your family and friends.
Pull them routinely to keep them from taking over.
Mow Your Lawn
Set mower blade to 3" to 4" from ground to prevent weeds from sprouting.
Clean Outdoor Furniture
Hose down and scrub outdoor furniture, sweep cobwebs from umbrellas, and surface clean pillows and cushions.
Check Washing Machine Hose
Replace hoses when they show signs of detoriation to prevent leaks while you're on vacation.
Save on Energy Bills
nstalling a programmable thermostat could save up to 5% on monthly electic bills for each degree raised.
Change HVAC Filters
Replace your HVAC filters regularly so your air conditioner performs efficently.
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