How Long Should Your Homes Components Last

What is the Life Expectancy of your homes systems How long will my homes systems last? We have listed out most of your homes components with an estimated time frame for replacement. Foundations You shouldn’t have to worry about your foundation but if you termite and waterproof foundations, expect those things to last around 10 … Read more How Long Should Your Homes Components Last

Clothes Dryer Maintenance

The Basic Home Maintenance Series Beyond cleaning the lint trap between each use, the dryer is a simple appliance when it comes to general maintenance. This once-yearly action is easy and will prevent clogs and keep your efficiency high. How often? Yearly When? Summer Estimated Cost? $0.00 Time Commitment? 1 Hour Once a year, pull … Read more Clothes Dryer Maintenance

Range Vent Hood Upkeep

Range Vent Hood Upkeep The Basic Home Maintenance Series Keep your range vent hood running in tip-top shape so that it can do its job of keeping smoke and grease out of your kitchen. Proper maintenance of your hood will also reduce the risk of fire. How often? Monthly When? All Year Round Estimated Cost? … Read more Range Vent Hood Upkeep

Garbage Disposal Maintenance

Garbage Disposal Maintenance The Basic Home Maintenance Series Weekly Garbage Disposal Maintenance Simple, weekly maintenance to extend the life of your garbage disposal. How often? Weekly When? All Year Round Estimated Cost? $0.00 Time Commitment? 5 Minutes Normal use is enough to help reduce accumulation as the garbage disposal is rinsed with soapy waste water … Read more Garbage Disposal Maintenance

Check Outlets and Cords

Check Outlets & Power Cords The Basic Home Maintenance Series Check Outlets and Cords. Electrical appliances are the 4th leading cause of fires in the home and many can be prevented by a simple check of the health of your cords and outlets. How often? Monthly When? All Year Round Estimated Cost? $0.00 Time Commitment? … Read more Check Outlets and Cords

Cleaning the Microwave

Cleaning The Microwave The Basic Home Maintenance Series Preventative maintenance on your microwave oven can increase its lifespan significantly. Cleaning the Microwave is critical.  It will keep your kitchen looking and smelling fresh. How often? Monthly When? All Year Round Estimated Cost? $0.00 Time Commitment? 1/2 Hour Keep the inside clean. By regularly wiping out … Read more Cleaning the Microwave

Basic Refrigerator Maintenance

Refrigerator Maintenance The Basic Home Maintenance Series Basic refrigerator maintenance is critical in making your refrigerator last.  Our refrigerators are ALWAYS on, constantly sucking in air and electricity to keep our perishable items fresh. This simple action can reduce your electricity bill AND improve the effectiveness of your refrigerator. How often? Every 3 Months When? … Read more Basic Refrigerator Maintenance

Dishwasher Maintenance

Dishwasher Maintenance The Basic Home Maintenance Series:  Dishwasher Maintenance is a simple process. Dishwashers clean themselves for the most part during every use. However, to keep your dishwasher at peak performance, simple monthly maintenance will keep the repair person at bay! How often? Monthly When? All Year Round Estimated Cost? $0.00 Time Commitment? 1 Hour … Read more Dishwasher Maintenance