November Home Maintenance Tips

🏠🍁 November is here, and with it comes a fresh checklist of essential home maintenance tasks. In this video, we’re diving into the to-do’s for both the exterior and interior of your home. Let’s ensure your home is cozy, secure, and ready for the winter season! 


Starting outside, we’ll guide you through securing handrails and stairs for safety. Stocking up on firewood is a must to keep those winter nights warm and cozy. Plus, we’ll explore essential safety kits for your home and car. 🪵🚗 Keep scrolling to see what should be in these kits. Next, we’ll delve into the foundation vents and sump pump. A quick check can prevent major issues down the line. If you’re a generator owner, now’s the time to ensure it’s in perfect working condition. ⚙️🏡 


Moving inside, November is the perfect time to replace the batteries in your smoke and CO2 detectors for ultimate safety. 🚨 Ensure your doors and windows are well-sealed to keep that winter chill at bay. We’ll also share tips on repairing or replacing caulk around tubs and showers. Say goodbye to those drafts! Last but not least, we’ll tackle your kitchen appliances. From the dishwasher to the garbage disposal and even a deep clean for the fridge coils, we’ve got your kitchen maintenance covered. 🍽️🧼 Don’t forget to hit the like button and follow our page for more real estate tips and info. 🏡📚 November maintenance may sound like a lot, but we’ve got your back! Let’s make sure your home is winter-ready and running smoothly.

Home Emergency Kit

  • 1 Gallon of water per person
  • Non-perishable food
  • Flashlights
  • First Aid Supplies – bandages, ointment, disinfectant wipes
  • Tissues
  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper and pen
  • Warm Blanket
  • Wrench or pliers – to turn off utilities if needed
  • Battery Powered Radio
  • Can Opener
  • Pet Food
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Cash

Car Emergency Kit

  • Cell phone charger
  • First aid kit
  • Blanket
  • Water/snacks (including for pets)
  • Flashlight with extra batteries
  • Rags/Paper Towels
  • Basic Toolkit
  • Road flares or reflectors
  • Ice Scraper
  • Jumper Cables

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