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What are some winter maintenance tips for my home?

Mr. Handyman Offers Winter Home Maintenance Advice

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With winter in full swing, it’s important to prepare your home for any weather-related problems that may occur during these colder months. Being proactive reduces your chance for home maintenance issues down the road.

Make sure your furnace filters are replaced in a timely manner, typically every 90 days. Filters collect allergens and other debris; if they aren’t changed regularly, the dirt builds up and makes your furnace less efficient. Drain your water heater annually to remove sediment from the bottom of the tank, preventing the heater from rusting out. Installing a humidifier prevents dryness in the house, lessens static electricity, and creates a more comfortable living environment.

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