We pull this tip out every Spring because that is the time of year we are getting ready to start using our decks again. To avoid potential accidents you should be performing a quick check every Spring to make sure that your deck areas are still serviceable and safe for your family. Check that they […]
Inspect for wind, snow, or ice damage. Check to see that the roof shingles are secure, tightly fastened and in good condition. If any of the shingles are loose, repair with asphalt roofing cement. If they are damaged or missing, replacement will be necessary and may require professional help. Inspect the flashing around the chimney, […]
Proper maintenance of your hot water heater is important to the unit’s longevity – click below to watch an instructional video or visit: https://www.canadianresidential.com/home-maintenance-tips/HotWaterTankMaintenance Important: Before you start any maintenance – consult your water heaters owner’s manual and make sure you follow all warning and safety precautions.
Winter Home Maintenance Tips Our Canadian Winters have their frosty reputation for good reason. These extreme temperatures can affect the condition of your home and how it functions. Removing Snow Safely Your roof is one of the most important lines of defense between you and the natural elements. It helps keep warm air locked in […]
Well, it’s Canada, it’s winter, and it’s cold! Have you noticed condensation along the bottom of your windows? This can create an environment where mould or mildew could grow in your home. To keep windows free of moisture, and thereby helping to prevent mould from growing, make sure that your HRV (heat recovery ventilation) systems […]