5 Things Every Homeowner Should Do When Daylight Savings Begins

Spring Forward

Daylight Savings is almost here! Besides resetting the clock on your microwave, stove, and car, use this time as a reminder to reset other things around your house . Here are the top 5 things to readjust in your home during Spring Forward:

Fire Alarm Spring Forward
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Replace the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. If you’ve changed the batteries recently, test the alarms to make sure they’re working. 

Clean AC Unite Spring Forward
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Switch out the filters for your heater, air conditioner, vacuum, and air purifiers.  Daylight Savings is a great time to remind yourself to eliminate the dust accumulated during the winter and change out or clean your filters for new and clean ones. This way you will remember to change them every year. 

Dust off Window Treatments Spring
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Dust off your window treatments. You’ll want to take full advantage of the longer summer days, so dust off your curtains or shades and let the sun shine through!

Weeds Spring forward
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Prep your garden. Spring Forward means that spring is just around the corner, it’s time to pull out the weeds, clean out the flower beds of dead branches and leaves, and loosen up the soil. 

Spring Closet
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Update your wardrobe. Lastly, clean out your closet and switch out your outfits for spring attire.