Via DIY Network, “Use these must-do fall maintenance tips to keep your house in shape and help keep you warm this winter.”
-Regularly clean gutters and downspouts. Make sure all drainage areas are unblocked by leaves and debris. Consider installing gutter guards to make the job a lot easier.
– Wrap water pipes that run along exterior walls with heating tape. It will save energy and prevent them from freezing.
– Trim dead branches out the trees to prevent them from coming down and causing damage in a winter storm.
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