How to get your home ready for winter 2018
Here’s how to get the most out of your home this winter.
Install a new floor joist or foundation The first step in getting a new ceiling or floor joists or foundations installed is to remove all of the old carpeting, dust, and other contaminants.
This will allow the new floor to be installed without damaging the old carpets.
After removing the carpeting and dust, install a new joist.
Add new light fixtures and furniture This will make the winter home feel more alive and cozy.
Add some new light switches, bulbs, and lamps to the living room, dining room, kitchen, or bedroom.
Add a fireplace This will help your home feel warm.
Add another fireplace to the master bedroom or bathroom.
Install windows A window needs to be added or replaced if it is not covered with snow or ice.
Install an old window with a hole in it to help keep out the cold.
Replace a window light Install a window to add light to your home.
Install lights and appliances This will also make the house feel more lively during the cold months.
Add more bulbs, lights, and heaters.
Install electrical outlets This will give your home an electric feel during the winter.
Install more natural light source This will increase the amount of natural light you see during the day.
Add your favorite decoration Make sure you decorate your home with natural, local plants and animals to bring the home more to life.
Add windows and doorbells for added safety and privacy When the weather is cold, it’s easy to forget how important it is to have windows and doors open.
Install the new window, doorbell, or other doorbell in your home for added security and privacy.