Jul 29, 2015

Read on to learn more about what you can do to keep your new home looking great in the years to come.

#1 Keep Floor Tiles Clean

If you have tiled floors throughout your home, make it a point to regularly clean them. Depending on the style and design of the tiles, it can be easy to see dirt and debris on these tiles.

This not only makes them unsightly but can become a slipping hazard if not taken care of.

#2 Keep the Grass Cut

Some neighbourhoods will require you to keep your grass trimmed to an acceptable height. Make sure that you set aside a couple of times throughout the month to mow your lawn, no matter how large or small it is.

#3 Hire a Landscaping Crew

If you don’t have a lot of time on your hands or don’t want to spend your free time mowing your lawn or weeding your garden, you can hire a landscaping crew to handle all of your landscaping maintenance needs.

This frees up time for you to do what you love while the landscaping crew shapes your lawn better than the average homeowner could on their own.

#4 Schedule Regular Maintenance

Once you’ve gotten the initial move-in out of the way and things have settled down, consider scheduling a few checks up far in advance.

If you don’t, you run the risk of forgetting about getting necessary maintenance when your life becomes busy again. Most companies will remind you a month, week or days in advance before the scheduled date.

Consider scheduling check-ups for your roof, heating and air conditioning systems, water pumps, and more. 

#5 Keep Vents Clear

One of the best ways to keep your home working efficiently is simply to keep your vents clear of any furniture, rugs or bulky objects. This will help to keep the airflow throughout the home working as intended and stop them getting clogged up with debris.

#6 Childproof the Home

If you have a young child (or children) at home, childproof the home for their safety and your peace of mind. In addition, your home will be regarded as a safe place for family members and friends to bring their children when you have gatherings.

If you have any questions about home and land packages or how to keep your new home in good condition, give us a call today at Perry Homes! We are experts at building high end homes without the hefty price tag that other companies have.

We have plenty of tips and advice for you to enjoy your home for decades to come. Get in touch with us and let us know how we can help!

 


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