Welcome to November! The weather is cooling off and the landscape is preparing for winter! November is a transition month for Cape Girardeau County. Whether you live in Cape Girardeau MO or Jackson MO, our outdoor scenery is changing all around us.
November also means the holiday season is here. It’s time to gather family and friends to reflect on all the blessings that surround us. First, let’s make sure our homes are in good repair with this month’s home maintenance checklist.
November Home Maintenance Checklist
Let’s just jump right in…
- Check Furnace Filters / Change if Needed
- Test Carbon Monoxide & Smoke Detectors
- Test Garage Door Auto-Reverse
- Clean Carpets
- Remove Lint From Dryer Exhaust
- Check Fire Extinguishers
- Clean Garbage Disposal
- Treat Septic System if Needed
- Oil Garage Door Tracks
- Turn Off & Flush Outdoor Faucets
Not sure how to clean your garbage disposal? Here is a short video with a couple quick steps to keep it clean…
So there you have it, Cape County! Start the list this weekend and leave much time to enjoy November!