More preparations are needed if family and friends are coming over you home this Christmas. Besides hanging strings of lights and putting up the Christmas tree, do these things to reduce stress and make everybody feel more comfortable.
You do not want aunts and uncles to discover heaps of dust under the carpet and furniture, or your nieces and nephews stumbling over old magazines and discarded containers.
Grab a trash bag and pick up everything that you want to throw away. Make your home feeling and smelling fresh by hiring a professional home cleaner Melbourne for an in-depth cleaning.
Professional cleaners will vacuum every corner, scrub tiles, wipe windows and take out the garbage. Meet a new year with a clean home.
Call a plumber.
Bathroom traffic is heavier this holiday season because the whole family is at home. This will put more pressure on the plumbing system, and those frail components might decide to give up during the festivity.
Do not wait for the faucet to leak. Have the whole plumbing system of your home inspected before it gets busy. Repair or replace broken fittings, pipes and heaters.
Revive the lawn.
A distraught-looking lawn is contradictory to your holiday decorations. Lift up the spirits of guests and passers-by by reviving the lawn.
Hire professional lawn care services to handle this. Depending on your budget, they can nourish the soil, lay down fresh grass, line up potted plants and install water features. Call them as early as possible so that the lawn is already green-enough by Christmas.
Check all things electrical.
Electrical consumption is higher during this time of the year because of electrical holiday decors. Make sure to distribute the load among circuits, fix frayed wires and get rid of ancient electrical devices.
Contact a licensed electrician to run a thorough inspection on your home’s electrical system. You do not want fuses to blow in the middle of Christmas dinner, right?
Think of home automation.
Invest in technologies that enhance energy efficiency. You can now schedule the operation and temperature of air conditioners using smartphone.
This is helpful if you’re spending the holidays away from home but have to maintain the temperature of certain parts at home, such as rooms that contain antiques. Call Taskforce's home automation services for more inquiries.