Pender County, NC remodeler Mark Johnson Custom Homes encourages you to take advantage of State Farm Insurance Company’s Seasonal Home Maintenance Tips available on their website. Below are their Winter Tips and for more information on these and more, click here!
  • Remove screens from windows and install storm windows
  • Clean out gutters and downspouts
  • Store firewood at least 30 feet away from your home
  • Familiarize responsible family members with the gas main valve and other appliance valves
  • Clean the clothes dryer exhaust duct, damper and space under the dryer
  • Make sure all electrical holiday decorations have tight connections
  • Check the attic for adequate ventilation
  • Clean the kitchen exhaust hood and air filter
  • Check the water hoses on the clothes washer, refrigerator icemaker and dishwasher for cracks and bubbles
  • Test all ground-fault-circuit-interrupter (GFCI) outlets

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