6 Tips to Maintaining Your Home

Your home has numerous systems that allow you to live your day-to-day life and keep your family safe. As a homeowner, routine home maintenance is a necessity to keep these systems in working order and to avoid maintenance-related issues down the road.

For many, it can often feel like a daunting chore to maintain the HVAC system, smoke detectors, water heater, and more. Fortunately, your home maintenance checklist does not have to be overwhelming to be effective.

No matter the age of your home, here are some tasks you may want to consider completing regularly:

Keep Air Filters Clean
If you or a family member start sneezing or have difficulty breathing when in a particular area of the house, it could be your climate control system. Because the heating and air conditioning system circulates hot or cold air through the house, it can become a conductor of pollution in the home.

Dirty or clogged vents and air filters can damage or breakdown your system. Clean air filters help keep pollutio…

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