Some Call It Winterizing, but in the Inland Empire, We’ll Just Call It Winter Home Maintenance
We probably don’t get cold enough in most Southern California areas to really do “winterizing” on our homes but we can certainly prepare for winter. Homes in the Inland Empire may need a little spot check to make sure we are ready for any rain.
2. Time to clear the rain gutters. We may not get much rain but you better not forget those gutters.
3. Have your fireplace inspected for cracks and wear. Clean out the fireplace to get rid of old soot and logs.
4. Adjust your sprinkler system to compensate for the need to use less water.
5. Replace batteries in smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors