Regular maintenance is the key. Inspecting your home on a regular basis and following good maintenance practices is the best way to protect your investment in your home. Whether you take care of a few tasks at a time or several all at once, it is important to get into the habit of doing them. Establish a routine for yourself and you will find the work is easy to accomplish and not very time consuming. A regular schedule of seasonal maintenance can put a stop to the most common-and costly-problems, before they occur. If necessary, use a camera to take pictures of anything you might want to share with an expert for advice or to monitor or remind you of a situation later.
By following the information noted in the PDF below, you will learn about protecting your investment and how to help keep your home a safe and healthy place to live.
Note: The information on this page is from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation website. Click here to view other helpful ideas on maintaining your home.