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August Maintenance Guide

To – Dos:


  • Inspect basement for moisture
  • Test carbon monoxide and smoke detectors and change out the batteries
  • Clean garbage disposal
  • Clean microwave and oven
  • Clean range hood and filters
  • Run water and flush toilets in lesser used spaces
  • Check water softener and add salt if needed


  • Maintain yard growth
  • Inspect crawl spaces for moisture
  • Mend driveway and walkway gaps and cracks
  • Look for visible signs of ant and termite activity and treat accordingly
  • Clean and repair deck and patio areas as needed
  • Make sure drains are clear of debris and unclog if needed
  • Clean and re-organize the garage
  • Control broad leaf weeds in the yard by applying fertilizer late in the month
  • Thinking of re-seeding your lawn? Wait until the last week of the month or into September

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