Spring Home Maintenance Ideas

Spring is a great time to think about a fresh start. Perhaps you think about spring cleaning, perform some once-a-year chores, or enjoy planting a garden. Here are some home maintenance ideas that are great to do in the spring and set yourself up for a great summer and beyond!


  1. Test smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors and replace batteries where necessary.

  2. Mow the lawn, trim bushes and hedges and rake any leaves leftover from fall.

  3. Change your HVAC air filter.

  4. Inspect your outdoor furniture, clean it, and arrange it.

  5. Examine all windows for cracks and clean if necessary.

  6. Test your in-ground sprinkler system for leaks or problems.

  7. Refresh existing flower beds with soil or mulch, and plant something new!

  8. Power wash the exterior of the home including driveway, stoop, deck, patio and more.

  9. Check outdoor pipes and faucets for leaks or cracks.

  10. Inspect your home's foundation.

  11. Inspect your home's roof.

  12. Clean out gutters and inspect for damage.

  13. Check indoor and outdoor of home for any necessary repairs and make a repair plan.

  14. Inspect indoor and outdoor of your home for areas needing touch-up paint.