Whether you’ve bought a new house or have been living there for a long time, it is important to keep it maintained and up to date. Just like anything else, over the years certain things start to deteriorate if not cared for properly. No engine in a car will be healthy and running efficiently if there are no changes done regularly. Taking care of many small things now can keep you from facing something major in the years to come. To someone who is new to the game, these tasks can be daunting and frustrating, but with a clear picture and a plan, you will be able to get by with ease. Below are the monthly tasks that need attending.
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning
As important as it is for every household to have HVAC filters, it is equally important to change them every month. Every month without fail make sure to check these HVAC filters to see if they are dirty, and replace them with new ones. It is also considered rather efficient to invest in the cheaper filters as opposed to the expensive ones, making it easier on the wallet to change filters every month.
Home maintenance does not always have to be expensive, rather it can be done with things that can already be readily found in your house. Once such way for cleaning out your kitchen sink disposal is by filling up the ice cube trays with vinegar and letting them freeze. Take a few cubes out and drop them into the disposal, leaving the blades fresh and sharp.
Greasy hood filters
Home maintenance Dubai does not necessarily mean making drastic changes, rather it is the changing of little things that matter. Making three meals a day, every day, is no joke, especially on the range hood filters. If you have not given thought into cleaning them out, you should start now. Try not to be surprised at how greasy and dirty they are. Place the filter into a mix of degreaser and hot water, wash it off and it’ll be as good as new.
First and more most it is extremely important to have a fire extinguisher in every home. If you do not have one, it one immediately and learn how to use it. Make sure it is easily accessible to you at all times and not dumped in a store room to rot. As far as maintaining it goes, see if it is in good condition and check the gauge for the necessary amount of pressure.
These tips are just a few of the many things that need to be done, so make sure to go through a check list and keep your home up to date.