Welcome to November! 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 the November 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
Excess lint in dryer vents can reduce the efficiency of the dryer. That excess lint also creates a fire hazard in your home. Here are some tips on How To Clean A Dryer Vent. Click Here.
Just in case you missed October, you can find it here.
So there you have it, Cape County! 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. Start the list this weekend and leave much time to enjoy November!