Home Maintenance Checklist



  • Test all carbon monoxide and smoke detectors
  • Check for any plumbing leaks
  • Test sump pump
  • Check salt level in water softener
  • Check basement floor drain to ensure water is in the P trap, add if dry
  • Inspect sink and tub drains for hair or debris
  • Remove lint from dryer vent
  • Check crawlspace or basement for moisture
  • Review fire escape route
  • Check for shower, sinks or toilet leaks
  • Clean dishwasher filter

Fall and Winter

  • Check and replace furnace filter as needed
  • Replace batteries in carbon monoxide and smoke detectors
  • Regularly check for ice damming and snow build up on the roof
  • Cover or store outdoor furniture
  • Check all exterior hose bibbs for leaks and store garden hose
  • Remove and clean window screens

Spring and Summer

  • Clean eavestrough and downspouts
  • Check on lot drainage away from the house
  • Trim trees and shrubs
  • Have air conditioner ready and serviced
  • Clean out window wells
  • Fertilize lawn
  • Clean windows and return window screens


  • Service and clean furnace
  • Flush hot water tank to remove sediment
  • Seal grout tile
  • Check caulking around tub surrounds and tubs
  • Clean and repair deck as needed
  • Clean and inspect wood stove and chimney
  • Vacuum bathroom exhaust fans
  • Check and clean kitchen range hood
  • Check attic for proper ventilation and ensure insulation did not settle
  • Remove and clean aerators on faucets
  • Remove and clean shower heads
  • Test plumbing shut off valves to prevent seizing
  • Inspect roof for missing shingles, leaks or any damages
  • Fix cracks in driveway and sidewalks
  • Look for any visible entry points for moisture or insects
  • Inspect washing machine and dishwasher hoses
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