Get Next Year’s Home Maintenance Checklist Ready as You Clean After Christmas
The gifts are open. The stockings are empty. The food is eaten. Now that family and friends are making their way home, it’s time for the mass cleanup following Christmas. As you take down the trimmings and the tree, get your house ready for 2019 by creating a maintenance checklist.
RealEstate.com recommends creating this checklist while removing decorations — it just makes things easier. Although you may not start marking things off the list for a few months, you’ll know what needs to be done way ahead of time. They break down the list into five parts: roof, entryway, fireplace, banisters and electrical maintenance.
If you’re one of the many homes that…