Top Ten Now Is The Time To Make Your Home Ready For The Cold Season Attend To One Of These Tips Each Week And By Early December You Ll Have The Upper Hand Over Ornery Mr Winter
Top ten now is the time to make your home ready for the cold season attend to one of these tips each week and by early december you ll have the upper hand over ornery mr winter is bookmark about Magazine bookmarked by edward with ID 14266588639 was uploaded on 09-03-2019 and has been viewed 374,987 times.
Top 10: Make Your Home Winter-Ready Photo by Bialasiewicz | Dreamstime.com 1.Keep Home Fires Burning Safely - Clean the fireplace, wood burning heater, and any chimney flues - or have them attended to by a professional.
Stock up on wood and kindling now so it has time to dry.Check the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, and ensure the pressure gauge needle on your fire extinguisher is in the green zone - the proper operating range.
2.Out, D*mn*d Cold - Check windows and doors for drafts and, if needed, caulk the cracks.Replace single-pane windows with double-paned units.Cover basement windows and any others that aren't great at keeping the cold wind out with plastic film.
Replace any ancient thermostats with new programmable ones.Buy a warm woolen sweater.3.Give Your Furnace Some TLC - Don't be stingy; have your heating system checked by a professional.While the value of having your ducts cleaned is highly debatable, do check for leaks in the ducting and tape them up.
Vacuum baseboard heaters or floor registers.Clean or replace furnace filters monthly during prime heating season.If your water heater is approaching or over the 10-year mark, have it inspected.Same...