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When it comes to your general home maintenance, it can feel like a massive pain in the backside to try and get it all sorted. There is always something that needs doing, and if you think that you don’t have anything on the list to sort, you’ve probably missed something, somewhere. That’s just the reality of owning a home, but it doesn’t have to be daunting to try and keep your home in the best possible condition. The good news is that if you are struggling, we’re here to help. We’re going to be providing you with some helpful tips to keep up with your general maintenance, so keep reading if you would like to find out more.

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Hire The Help That You Need


On the list in first place we’re going to suggest that you hire the help that you need. If you are trying to do everything yourself, then you might find that it gets too much, it’s too overwhelming, and you end up not doing any of it. As such, we recommend that you decide which tasks you are going to do yourself, and which ones you are going to need help with. An example of this would be if you went online and searched for something like window washers near me, as cleaning your windows is a tedious job and always a pain because getting up high is difficult.


At least if you hire help, you know that it is getting done to a professional standard, and it’s one less thing off of your plate.


Set Yourself A List For The Week


In order to stay organized, you should be setting yourself a task list for the week of general maintenance jobs that need to be completed. You can tick these off as you have completed them so you know where you are on the list, and you need to make sure that they are all ticked off by the end of the week. It’s not always easy to get through a list of things when you don’t remember half of them, so that’s why a list is a good idea.


Do It As You Notice It


The final thing that we are going to mention is that you should complete the general maintenance task as you notice it. This way, it gets done and you don’t have to worry about it for longer than it takes to fix it. If it’s an issue that you cannot fix yourself, or a task that you cannot do yourself, then you need to get someone in asap who can do it for you. This could be a friend or family member, or a professional.


There you have it then! There are some helpful tips to help you keep up with your general home maintenance so that you don’t end up living in a rundown home that never gets taken care of. While we’re not saying that it’s the easiest thing to do to take care of your home, it’s something you have got to do in order to remain living somewhere nice. 

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Kori is a late diagnosed autistic/ADHD mom. She is currently located in Albany, NY where she is raising a neurodiverse family. Her older daughter is non-speaking autistic (and also has ADHD and Anxiety) and her youngest daughter is HSP/Gifted. A blogger, podcaster, writer, product creator, and coach; Kori shares autism family life- the highs, lows, messy, and real. Kori brings her own life experiences as an autistic woman combined with her adventures in momming to bring you the day-to-day of her life at home. Kori is on a mission to empower moms of autistic children to make informed parenting decisions with confidence and conviction.

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