Owning a home is a never-ending job. Every season requires you to be prepared for the hazards the season can bring. As summer fades away and the days and nights become cooler, it is time to prepare your home for the change of seasons. While Texas is not known for its glorious autumn colors and weather, most parts of the state have at least a couple of weeks that transition summer into winter. Any time of year is an excellent time to consider your home insurance coverage. JSI & Associates in Porter, TX is a customer-centered agency whose goal is to develop a long-lasting relationship with all of our clients.
Clean your chimney
Every year more than 25,000 chimneys catch fire. A fire in your chimney can lead to a devastating home fire. When the evenings start to get cooler, you may be tempted to start a fire in your fireplace. If you can’t remember the last time your chimney was cleaned, don’t do it. Either clean your chimney yourself or hire a chimney cleaner to get the job done.
Clean your gutters
Gutters get clogged easily. Clogged gutters can cause a lot of damage to your home and your roof. You can hire someone to clean your gutters or do it yourself, but don’t wait until it becomes an issue to get it done. Installing gutter covers can solve the problem permanently.
Check your windows and doors.
Leaks around your doors and windows not only cause drafts. They are wasteful. Making sure your house is nice and snug for the coming fall and winter makes good economic sense and is beneficial all year.
Whether you need a first time home policy or you would like your current policy reviewed, JSI & Associates in Porter, TX is the agency to contact for locally owned customer based service. Give us a call to set up an appointment.