By - lauraweldon05
Exterior Home Maintenance Tips for 2017
Happy 2017 from all of us at Allen Roofing and Construction!
Have you been mulling through your New Year’s Resolutions? Make home maintenance a goal for 2017!
Here are some home outdoor maintenance tips and reminders for the upcoming spring:
Check roof for missing shingles.
Check flashing around chimney and valleys for damage.
Check chimney cap and wear around the chimney.
Clean and remove debris.
Check proper drainage and angles of downspouts so that water flows away from home.
Check for loose pieces and secure them properly.
Check for stains which could be a sign of a roofing issue.
Check brick and stucco for cracks and deterioration.
Check siding for paint chipping.
Check windows and seals
Remove branches and other debris from winter storms.
Check retaining walls for proper drainage to prevent slides.
Inspect decking and other wood that is outside for rot.