7 Important Things To Watch When You Own A Home

Overlooked home maintenance is a common problem because many homeowners can fail to pay attention to the uncommon aspects of home maintenance. Most homeowners are pretty good at taking care of the major things, but the little things that fall through the cracks are the hidden home dangers that can turn into major problems. Your home is important to you for many reasons, it’s a place for your family to live, and it’s also a major financial investment. This means that you need to do everything in your power to protect it, and that means paying attention to overlooked home maintenance problems.

Keeping The Chimney And Furnace Exhausts Clear

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Ensure Smoke And Carbon Monoxide Detectors Have Good Home Coverage

In addition to smoke and carbon detectors check out our Ring product line summary for other great tech that can help you feel more secure in your home.

Check For Water and Insect Damage Often

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Keep Dust Clear On The Top Of Tall Furniture Items

To ensure your house is as thoroughly cleaned as possible also consider hiring a cleaning service to do a deep clean of your house a couple of times a year.

Avoid Grease Build-Up Near Stoves

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Make Sure Your Dryer Exhaust Is Clear Of Lint Yearly

Check Your Hot Water Quality Often If You Own A Tank Water Heater To Ensure It’s Clear Of Rust

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If you have an older water heater tank you can also consider buying a wi-fi enabled water sensor to put near your water heater that will alert your home if it detects any leaks.

Originally published at https://ouralluringhome.com.

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Stefan is a software development engineer at Amazon with 5+ years of experience in tech. He is passionate about sharing the thing he enjoys learning to others

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Stefan is a software development engineer at Amazon with 5+ years of experience in tech. He is passionate about sharing the thing he enjoys learning to others