Fall Prep for Your Home

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Check your outdoor pipes. Some homes have an irrigation system, and if yours does, fall is the best time to insulate your pipes and make sure any outdoor valves you won’t be using are shut off. Check for leaks as well and make repairs before it gets colder and you risk ice forming and bursting your pipe.  Apply weatherstripping to your doors and window frames. This is affordable and will actually save you money on your energy bill during the …

How to Clean Your Home’s Air Vents

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Turn off your HVAC unit. If you leave it on, you could have dirt, dust, and other particles blowing around the room when it kicks on. Turning it off is the safest bet, and doesn’t cause you more mess to deal with.  You’ll then want to remove the air vents with a screwdriver. Do this room by room so that you don’t lose track of where you are or your vent’s location.  Wash your vents with warm water and soap …