Owning a home means keeping up with regular cleaning and maintenance chores around the house. This keeps your appliances and heating and cooling systems running smoothly, which saves money and helps prevent breakdowns. Home Depot associate Chris Long, who posts on our How-To Community Forums under the handle Newf, has suggested a few of the most neglected household cleaning and maintenance tasks.
His short list is based on his many years of experience helping customers in the aisles of Home Depot stores. He says these maintenance tasks are actually quite easy, but will help avoid expensive repairs.