If you haven’t already done this in October, change batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
This is commonly done when setting back clocks during the time change. Make a habit of doing all these activities during the same time.
Either put it on your to-do calendar, or even better, have a reputable handyman do this for you.
Unstoppable Handyman Services can automate the process of your routine home maintenance tasks by scheduling service intervals, sending service reminders, following up, etc.
Inspect automatic garage door opener and lubricate according to the manufacturer’s directions.
Make sure all bolts and screws are properly tightened and secured.
Check for leaks around washing machine.
A prime suspect for leaks are the water supply hose washers.
Inspect hoses and replace if necessary.
Clean dishwasher, trash compactor and countertop appliances.