View Larger Image June maintenance checklist By ANHWP|2021-05-31T09:47:04-06:00June 1st, 2021|Maintenance| Fertilize the lawn Fertilizing for weed control helps protect your lawn. Consult you local garden centre for product recommendations and techniques. Clean intake vent screens Ensure your exterior intake vents are clear of obstructions, to keep your system operating smoothly. Check for soil settlement at the foundation Homeowners are responsible to ensure their drainage systems and strategies move water away from the home. Fill areas that have settled, to avoid standing water at the foundation. Learn more Seal all granite countertops Granite is highly resistant to chips and scratches but is porous and should be treated every six months with a sealer to prevent staining. Inspect air conditioning system Dirt or debris on the heat exchanged for the cooling unit can limit the efficiency of a cooling system. Refer to your manual for cleaning instructions specific to your unit. Check and test carbon monoxide and smoke detector batteries Make sure you read the owner’s manual for both your CO and smoke detectors. Experts recommend having both battery-powered and wired-in models for an added level of protection. Clean range hood filters Kitchen range hoods are an important part of your home’s ventilation system to remove odours and improve air quality. Clean and replace filters in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommendations. Share on your platform FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestEmail Related Posts Essential Preventative Home Maintenance Gallery Essential Preventative Home Maintenance Basement Waterproofing Tips Gallery Basement Waterproofing Tips Spring Landscaping Advice from the Experts Gallery Spring Landscaping Advice from the Experts May maintenance checklist Gallery May maintenance checklist Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.