Ways to Maintain Your Home & Prevent Losses

Here are a few maintenance tips you might want to add to your Honey-Do list:

• Caulking - helps to prevent mold and water damage
• Dryer - Lint Traps and Exhaust Ducts - prevents dryer fires
• Inspect & Repair Roof
• Test & clean the sump pump and pit - helps safeguard against basement and crawl space flooding
• Inspect & clean chimneys yearly
• Clean & maintain gutters and downspouts which can cause damage to your foundation
• Check for termites yearly
• Regularly maintain pipes & plumbing - burst pipes can send water throughout your home
• Inspect your deck

Performing these maintenance tips can help you mitigate the risks to your home which can result is thousands of dollars of damage.

Source: Property Casualty 360