Do you know how to save on winterizing your home? It is time to prepare for the winter months. Winter is here and its time to prep your family and your home for the cold months ahead. Having a checklist of winter maintenance tasks is important and as we’ve discussed in a previous post,servicing your HVAC system is top on the list. Checking your system will allow your system to properly work efficiently and can save your wallet from costly bills.
Another thing to keep in mind is to prep your home from water damage and mold. Winterizing your home can help your home be ready for the winter. Proper ventilation allows warm air to escape through vents near the top of the attic and cold air through other cents in the home. Plumbing is also a big issue during the winter. Check the pipes of your for any leaks or damaged pipes. Make sure to check the exterior of the walls for any cracks and holes. If there are any, fix them and sealed them off.
Clearing the gutters and drains from debris is another step to winterized your home. The IAQ Network released another educational video that we will like to share That talks more about winterized your home. The video talks about ways to prevent water damage and mold to be a issue in your home. If you have any additional questions or concerns on how to winterized your home or need service for your HVAC system, we can be of assistance. Airtek has helped many achieve a cleaner and healthier environment for 25 years.
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