Tips for Preparing Your Home for Winter

  • Shut off water and drain outside faucets
  • When traveling open up cabinets under the sink to help prevent pipes from freezing
  • Make sure you have your chimney inspected and cleaned before using it this winter.
  • Check your home’s heating and air conditioning system
  • Paint, caulk and seal exterior wood
  • Seal your masonry and hard surfaces
  • Check your drainage
  • Clean your gutters
  • Make sure your attic doesn’t become a critter hotel