Winter in Central Indiana is extremely tough on a home. The freezing temperatures mixed with ice and snow certainly make an impact both on the interior and exterior.
However, there are many things you can do as a homeowner to help protect your home from the elements. I’ve put together a group of articles from home improvement experts all about preparing your home for winter.
Take a look at these articles and complete as many of the tasks as you can to make sure your home makes it through the harsh winter months with as little damage as possible.
5 tips to prepare your home and car for severe winter weather via Angie’s List
The team at Angie’s list is always full of helpful advice for homeowners. Check out these 5 tips to get your home and car ready for a cold winter!
Let’s face it…there’s no getting away from the approaching cold weather. Why not cozy up to it instead with these helpful tips.
Prepare Your Home for Fall and Winter via Reader’s Digest
From cleaning the gutters to checking for drafts, this post has it all.
Fall Home Maintenance Checklist via Bob Vila
The do-it-yourself king has put together a very helpful Fall checklist. Although it may say “fall,” it’s the perfect list to follow to protect your home over the winter.
15 Ways to Prepare your Home for Winter via Kiplinger.com
This slideshow covers just about everything you need to know about preparing your home for winter. There are a few on this list I hadn’t thought about!
For more great home maintenance ideas, check out and download my free my home maintenance checklist.
What projects are you working on to get your home ready for winter? Please share in the comments below.