Your house is most likely the most expensive purchase of your lifetime — and a safe haven that provides a hub for everyday activities, relaxation and making memories.

In this article, we’ll discuss 10 ways to keep your home in tip-top condition and how to prevent some costly mistakes. Let’s get to it.

1. Prevent water damage.

The last thing you want is water damage which can be an expensive and time-consuming project that you didn’t want in the first place. It can also be heartbreaking if your treasured personal items get wet, beyond-repair stage.

2. Control moisture levels.

High levels of household moisture can cause mold, a serious health hazard that can often require considerable work to correct. Excessive moisture may also attract rodents and insects into the home.

3. Keep the air clean.

Dust can also create a health hazard by triggering allergies or asthma issues. Dust and vacuum your spaces regularly or hire an experienced housecleaning service. You can also purchase an air cleaner if dust and pet hair is a problem.

4. Vacuum your floor regularly.

Vacuuming your floor every week or at least every other week will help eliminate dust, fur dander and dirt. Regular cleaning will extend the life of your floor may it be carpet, laminated, hardwood, or other materials, which help improve the air quality in your home.

5. Clean ceiling fans and bathroom fans.

Having a ceiling fan can help keep the air in your room circulated and possibly lower energy costs. Make sure fan blades are clean, so you don’t end up breathing in the dust that collects on the fan. The bathroom fan reduces the moisture accumulation in your bathroom, and it is more efficient and effective when it’s clean—and besides, it looks nicer too!

6. Maintain your deck.

If you have a deck, make sure there are no protruding nails, splinters, or loose boards that could cause a safety issue. Clean or power wash your deck to keep it free of dirt or any buildup. Painting or staining the surfaces will to keep your deck looking beautiful while extending the life of the deck.

With awareness of these top 6 critical areas, you can schedule and maintain your home with minimal hassles. Create recurring calendar events to keep you on task and ask for help from family members. You can spread out the work throughout the year, so it doesn’t need to be done at once.

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