Fall is right around the corner. Don’t wait until the fall weather is knowing at your door before you make some much-needed adjustments to your home. September is the perfect time to prepare your space for the upcoming fall weather.
For your convenience, we have listed a few key tips for preparing your home for the fall weather:
- Expect the exterior of your home for damage. Maybe you noticed a crack in your siding or a window that doesn’t close all the way, you may want to consider putting in a work request to get those issues resolved before the cold weather. Addressing any structural problems now can prevent further issues in the future.
- Clear out your gutters. When the gutters are clogged with debris, they can’t function properly. Be sure to clean or your gutters and inspect them for any damage.
- Make sure your seal any openings to prevent pests from entering your home. Usually, pests look for warm places to nest during the colder months; you want to do what you can to ensure your home is not one of those places.
- Schedule a chimney cleaning. Over the summer, pests or debris may have found their way into your chimney. You want to be sure that your chimney is debris free so that you can enjoy a warm, cozy fire. You also want to reduce your risk of chimney fire. Chimney can occur for a variety of different reason, but one of the most common is due debris build-up.
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Professional chimney sweeps know and practice the latest safety standards to keep you and your home safe from harmful creosote, dust, and other particles. Advanced Chimney Sweeps stays up to date with current codes and regulations throughout the North Georgia area and is fully licensed and insured to provide you with chimney service you need. To schedule an appointment, call 770.884.6475 or request an appointment online.