Spring kicks off on March 20th. Here are a few general home maintenance tips for you this season:


  • Clean & replace HVAC filters
  • Clean out dryer vent
  • Check washing machine fill hose
  • Vacuum refrigerator coils
  • Replace batteries in smoke detectors
  • Drain water heater
  • Steam clean carpets
  • Give your home a deep cleaning


  • Inspect your roof for repairs, leaks and defense against water damage

  • Clean & repair gutters

  • Clean & repair screens

  • Clean decks, driveways, fences & outdoor surfaces

  • Fix cracks in walkway & driveways

  • Repair any cracked or peeling paint

  • Prepare lawn mower for Summer

  • Check seals around windows & doors

  • Clear vegetation around AC compressor

And some fun, spring quotes;

In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.”
– Margaret Atwood

“Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil.”
– Bishop Reginald Heber

“Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm.”
– John Muir

“Don’t wait for someone to bring you flowers. Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul.”– Luther Burbank

Just a friendly reminder if you are looking to buy, sell, rent or invest in real estate…or know someone who is ready to discuss their next move – I would welcome being your or their trusted advisor!  Contact me.