March Home Maintenance

Use this checklist of 9 ways to maintain your home and its systems and keep them working efficiently. This includes some cleaning suggestions and getting ready for warmer weather in the Spring.

By Gene And Katie Hamilton

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March Checklist March
  • Replace filters or wash permanent ones in heating system
  • Flush vinegar through clothes washer to remove soap scum
  • Unclutter clothes closet
  • Clean out refrigerator
  • Clean and organize bathroom cabinet, drawers and closet
  • Check batteries in emergency flashlights
  • Lubricate, test and clean sump pump in basement or crawl space
  • Clean, oil and sharpen lawn tools
  • Prune dead and broken tree limbs

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