January cold and freezing weather is upon us!

Below are some great ideas from the editors at Houzz.com to help you prepare your home for the winter season:
  • Check smoke and carbon monoxide detectors
  • Organize the board games
  • Organize cold-weather accessories
  • Protect pipes from freezing
  • Refresh play spaces
  • Give potted plants some TLC
  • Clear home and wardrobe clutter.
  • Clean out the kitchen and pantry
  • Knock heavy snow from tree branches
  • Take down holiday decorations, and store them well.
  • Give in to the urge to hibernate
  • Take steps to prevent ice dams.
  • Plan big home projects for the year ahead

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