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Prepare Your Home’s Exterior for the Changing Season

When autumn officially makes itself known with cooler conditions, it’s a signal to tidy up your home’s exterior. Here are 6 outdoor home maintenance tips to prepare your home’s exterior for the changing season. 6 Tips to Prepare Your Home’s Exterior for the Changing Season Improve Exterior Lighting Your backyard probably has lots of twinkly lights and lanterns for summer evenings. But, does your front yard have enough light sources? Daylight hours begin to lessen in the autumn. Therefore, ensure that walkways, the front entrance and above the garage are well-lit for safety – and ambience. Seed. Trim. Protect Your Plants. It’s time to seed the lawn, trim bushes and take care of the rest of your landscaping. Remember to cover any tree trunks, shrubs, or flowers that need extra protection from the cold (or critters). Turn Off Outdoor Taps Turn off outdoor taps to prevent them from freezing and…