Yup, it’s that time of year: The HVAC guys came by last week to service the furnace. There’$ been lot$ of other repair and maintenance activity, too, while we bundle up the hou$e for the long winter ahead. This morning I wrote about the definition of a “granny ranch” — that’s a house that’s been impeccably maintained. The Noble Granny Ranch. You can create one, too: You *just* gotta stay on top of all your home repair and seasonal maintenance issues. Fortunately, I recently bumped into what looks to be a pretty good home maintenance checklist — things you would do seasonally. Maybe you have a few more items to suggest we add?
Of course: Consult with properly licensed professionals regarding how to maintain the various features in your particular house, readers. Consider the ideas in this Excel checklist, plus any ideas that come in from readers, as a starting point on researching what needs to be done in your own particular house and circumstance, and consult with properly licensed professionals as required.
The checklist is right in your Excel templates. I’m not going to attach the download because I’m not sure about copyright on a document like this. But it’s super easy to get it:
- Simply go to Excel… open New… type the words ‘home maintenance schedule‘ into the search box, and the checklist will come right up. After you download it and take a look, I’d love to hear from you: