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Harlequin Homes Home Maintenance Checklist

Just like your car, your home must be maintained to keep all systems working properly. Here is an annual home maintenance checklist with tasks broken down by month. A few minutes a month can prevent major problems down the road.

January Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Clean / replace furnace filter        
Test & clean humidifier        
Test Smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit interrupters        
Check the attic for leaks & mold        

February Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Test smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test & clean humidifier        
Test ground fault circuit Interrupters        
Check the attic for leaks & mold        

March Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Test smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test & clean humidifier        
Test ground fault circuit Interrupters        
Check the attic for leaks & mold        

April Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Clean / replace furnace filter        
Test & clean humidifier        
Test Smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test Ground fault circuit Interrupters        
Check air conditioning operation        
Check exterior vents        

May Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Test Smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit Interrupters        
Check and clean eaves troughs        
Check lot grading        
Check garage overhead door(s)        
Check basement        
Check Roof        

June Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Test Smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit Interrupters        
Check operation of windows        
Check weather stripping on doors/windows        

July Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Clean / replace furnace filter        
Test smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit interrupters        

August Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Test Smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit interrupters        

September Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Test Smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit interrupters        
Check fireplace and flue        
Check furnace operation        

October Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Clean / replace furnace filter        
Test & clean humidifier        
Test Smoke detectors        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit interrupters        

November Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Test Smoke detectors        
Test & clean humidifier        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit Interrupters        

December Checked Notes
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3  
Test Smoke detectors        
Test & clean humidifier        
Test carbon monoxide detector(s)        
Test ground fault circuit Interrupters        
Check the attic for leaks & mold        

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