Valentine’s Day: A day to do something nice for your significant other. Here are a few tips and tricks to make your home cozier this February!
Photo by Matthew Henry on Unsplash 1. Replace the HVAC Filter– If you are down to the last one buy 3 more- It is always handy to have a few more at home 2. Check for drafts– Your Home Inspector can help here by doing Infrared Door Seal Analysis- Front doors and windows can be some of the most typical locations for leaks 3. Clean the refrigerator coils– Here is a super handy tool that you can use for this project https://www.homedepot.com/p/Quickie-Homepro-Refrigerator-Brush-258/2052073334. Upgrade interior lights to LED’s– Not only do they save energy and money, but they can really change the feel to a room 5. Clean the dish washer– Run a cycle through your dishwasher with an empty with a bowl filled with one cup of vinegar on the top shelf. I usually like to have the cycle be hotter than normal to remove any extra build up. – No soap is needed to get it sparkling clean! 6. If Composting turn over the pile, maybe consider a tumble barrel https://www.acehardware.com/departments/lawn-and-garden/gardening-tools/wheelbarrows-carts-and-hand-trucks/72147867. Start planning for spring garden!– Planning to build a raised bed is a great late winter activity. Raised garden beds are not only beautiful, but very functional if you have a green thumb in the family!