How to Winterize Your Home in One Weekend

We’re all crunched for time, so the goal in doing home maintenance tasks is to do them as quickly as possible. This rings true for winterizing our homes for the winter. Have you been putting off home winterizing? You’re not alone. The best contractors on Long Island can help!

We have all the tips to winterize your home in just one weekend. After dedicating one weekend to these tasks, you will have peace of mind knowing your home is ready for the winter. It can save you time, money and prevent any home issues that can happen from the winter’s extreme temperatures.

Try to get your winterizing done before the first snowfall, or before the temperatures drop too low. Get your home winter ready so that you can cozy up and enjoy this time of year with peace of mind that your home can withstand the freezing temperatures, snow, sleet, heavy winds or any extreme weather winter brings.

Home Winterization Checklist

  • Clean gutters
  • HVAC service
  • Insulate pipes
  • Inspect the roof
  • Seal air leaks on doors and windows
  • Service fireplace
  • Test generator
  • Clean air filters and vents
  • Replace faulty window or door screens
  • Store outdoor furniture
  • Inspect outdoor handrails and steps

Winter Home Maintenance Continued

Once winter gets going, there are more winter home maintenance tasks to complete to ensure your home is running smoothly. From refueling tanks to setting your heat no lower than 55 degrees, follow this checklist to avoid any winter hazards.

Center Island Contracting is your local Long Island contractor of choice for home remodels on the north shore of Nassau county in towns like Oyster Bay, Manhasset, Plainview, Jericho, etc. Our qualified professional new home construction management team is here to help you renovate the home of your dreams. With the knowledge about local and New York State laws, our staff can answer all your questions and streamline the entire process. Email us or call (516) 481-4707.