Every season brings home maintenance tasks that are easy to forget. We put together a list that you can use as a reminder or have the Helpful Husband take care of for you.

Standard Spring House Check-Up List


Clean/replace oven exhaust/hood filter
Replace refrigerator water filter
Clean refrigerator coils
Check drains, clean P-traps and snake if necessary
Flush hot water heater
Replace smoke detector batteries (Yearly)
Check light bulbs inside and outside
Clean hard to reach cobwebs
Replace ventilation return filters


Remove debris/recyclables

Clean window screens

Powerwash hardscaping and fencing
Clean and test BBQ
Check, repair, and adjust sprinkler system
Check and repair low voltage exterior lighting system
Clear dryer vent flapper and check operation
Clear A/C condenser of debris
Clear house of vegetation touching structure