Think Spring: 4 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Warmer Weather
The snow is melting away, and we’re officially marching toward spring. While we’re excited to enjoy everything the warmer weather has to offer, spring is an ideal time to cross some critical tasks off your to-do list. Get the details below!
Do Some Spring Cleaning
The winter months can be hard on your home. Exterior elements like windows, siding, and doors can become caked with dirt and grime, while the inside of your can quickly become cluttered with winter apparel, gear, and other items. Spring is the perfect time to declutter, organize, and deep clean your home.
Not sure where to start? Check out this room-by-room guide!
Tackle Spring Home Maintenance
It may not be glamorous, but regular home maintenance is a must. It ensures your home stays in good shape and prevents serious issues from occurring down the road. As a bonus, tackling spring chores now means you’ll have more time to enjoy lazy lake days, backyard BBQs, bonfires, and other summer activities. Below are some spring home maintenance tasks to add to your to-do list.
- Service your cooling system
- Drain and descale your water heater
- Clean out and inspect gutters for damage
- Inspect the roof for broken or missing shingles, damaged flashing, and other issues
- Repair cracks and chips in concrete
- Inspect and repair damaged or missing siding
- Clean up landscaping and service lawn care equipment
Start Thinking About Outdoor Living Spaces
While the Midwest may be known for its long, cold winters, there’s nothing like Minnesota in the spring and summer. Many of us choose to spend our free time at the lake, but an outdoor living space makes it easy to enjoy the beautiful weather at home. Whether it’s a small patio or a generous deck, outdoor living areas are a great place to relax as a family or host a gathering with all your favorite people.
Need some inspiration? Click here to see some of our favorite outdoor living ideas!
Plan Upcoming Home Remodeling Projects
Have you been thinking about remodeling your home? Spring and summer are some of the best times to complete a home remodeling project. Plus, remodeling now means your home will be in tip-top condition for holiday hosting!
When you’re ready to start planning your next remodeling project, get in touch with our team. We’d love to help you create your dream home!