April Home Maintenance Checklist


1. Check Siding for Loose Boards, Wood Rot/Damage, and Proper Weatherproofing

How: Inspect siding for signs of damage, including loose boards, wood rot, or gaps. Ensure weatherproofing is intact.

Why: Maintains the structural integrity of your home and prevents water intrusion.


2. Inspect Windows for Condensation, Cracking, and Proper Weatherproofing

How: Check for condensation between window panes, cracks in the glass, and ensure weatherstripping is in good condition.

Why: Identifies issues that may affect energy efficiency and prevents potential water damage.


3. Roof Check: Examine the Condition of the Roof Covering, Flashing, Ridges, Valleys, and Penetrations

How: Ensure vents and other openings have screens intact to prevent rodents from entering.

Why: Protects your home from pests and ensures proper ventilation.


4. Vents Stacks and Other Screens to Keep Rodents Out

How: Remove the filter, rinse it under warm water, and scrub with a soft brush.

Why: A clean filter ensures proper drainage and prevents food particles from clogging the dishwasher.


5. Power Wash Exterior Surfaces, Including Decks and Patios

How: Use a pressure washer to clean exterior surfaces, removing dirt, mold, and mildew.

Why: Enhances the appearance of your home, decks, and patios, and helps prevent long-term damage.


6. Leak Check

How: Inspect faucets, pipes, and appliances for any signs of leaks.

Why: Early detection of leaks prevents water damage and mold growth.


7. Check for Pests or Signs of Infestation, Especially in Attics and Basements

How: Regularly check dark and hidden areas for signs of pests, such as droppings, gnaw marks, or nests. Indicators of pest activity include droppings, scratch marks, unpleasant odors, and damaged HVAC ducting.

Why: Early detection allows for prompt pest control measures, preventing damage to your home.

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