According to a recent REALTOR® Magazine online article, "Sales of newly built single-family homes in August reached their fastest pace since September 2006." Not only this, but new-home sales has topped the 1-million mark, a 43% jump from last year. In the article, Realtor.com's chief economist, Danielle Hale, claims that, “Already, more new homes have sold...
Did you know that it’s officially fall? We don’t mean to rush the season, but we all know that fall means that winter is right around the corner. Every year we love to remind homeowners of some steps you can take to ready you home for winter.
This year, take a look at this great checklist from Lowe’s for Winterizing Your Home.
Don’t feel like reading up on the the whole checklist? Here are the highlights:
- Inspect your fireplace.
- Re-caulk leaky windows.
- Update to a programmable thermostat.
- Protect your plants before first frost.
- Store patio furniture, grills, etc. or cover them.
- Clean lawn mowers, trimmers, etc. before storing for the season.
- Replace your furnace filter.
- Inspect your roof and gutters.
We hope this helps you to plan ahead for your winterizing checklist!
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