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Preparing For The Cold – Pre Winter Checks

Preparing For The Cold

If the repair works no matter how small it is, if done immediately, there will be very few major damages in the house. Unattended repairs will lead to bigger damages to the house and your pocket. It will be better to make sure that the repair works are handled before the winter season starts as it will be very difficult to work during the colder months. I do a regular checking of the infrastructures in my house every year before the start of the winter season. I will always start from the top i.e. the roof. Such checks need to be carried out every year, making it a mandatory habit will help you in the long run.

My checks start with the cracks on the roof as it will become a very convenient passage for cold air and dew into the house. Then the walls need to be checked, keeping the same aspects in the mind which will also make the work easy. Then the window panels and doors should be checked and replaced if necessary. The bitter cold will always try to find a way to enter your house. Check for the fungi and algae in the wet places of the house – it is very important as it relates to the hygiene of the entire home. One should also make sure all the holes and spouts in the house are clear so that their purpose is served well.