Repair damaged window or door frames
•As with the weather stripping, replacing broken door and window frames can help seal your home and provide better insulation. This is also important for keeping out seasonal moisture, which can lead to toxic mold growth.
•Making repairs to your deck is crucial before the onset of summer. The last thing you want is to have a party in your backyard only to have someone crash through a rotted deck plank or fall down the stairs due to a weakened railing!
Clean out gutters
•Get rid of all the debris that winter deposited into your gutters to avoid water damage and repairs that could cost you up to $10,000. (2)
May is the perfect month for general home repairs and home improvements because it is generally the time of year when the weather is most conducive to exterior home repairs. It is right after the severe winter and the rainy spring, and before the high temperatures of summer. The items listed above are general home repair ideas that should be made to your home every year, or few years in the case of painting. If there are more specific home maintenance services that your situation calls for, do not hesitate to give your local Handyman Connection a call today.
About Handyman Connection
In 1993, Handyman Connection (http://www.handymanconnection.com) became the first home improvement and repairs firm to offer franchises. The company specializes in small to medium home improvements, repairs and remodeling. Handyman Connection has franchises throughout North America, each locally owned and operated and backed by the corporate franchisor. To find a location nearest you that can help you accomplish all your home improvement needs, visit our site today. For more information, follow us at facebook.com/HandymanConnectionCorporate and twitter.com/handymancorp
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