Winter maintenance checklist

December

  • Balance airflow at heating ducts
  • Clean or replace the furnace filter
  • Seal all granite countertops
  • Test smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors, replace batteries as needed
  • Clean humidifier and check for condensation and proper humidity levels
  • Clean your range hood filters
  • Empty your central vacuum system canister and clean the filter

 

January

  • Apply grout sealer to all grout in the home (every other year)
  • Test smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors, replace batteries as needed
  • Clean humidifier and check for condensation and proper humidity levels
  • Clean your range hood filters
  • Empty your central vacuum system canister and clean the filter

 

February

  • Check the roof for ice dams
  • Pour a bucket of clean water into the floor drain in the basement
  • Test smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors, replace batteries as needed
  • Clean humidifier and check for condensation and proper humidity levels
  • Clean your range hood filters
  • Empty your central vacuum system canister and clean the filter

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