Fall is officially here (even in Texas), and it's time to make sure your home is in peak condition before temperatures start to drop. It's a busy time of the year and also one of the most enjoyable times to be outdoors. Take advantage of the moderate weather now and protect your home or property from treacherous winter conditions with these pro tips from Bob Vila!
Yard & Garden
Porch and Deck
Some readers may know some of these "tips" by heart, but new homeowners should take note. Familiarize yourself with the conditions of the area in which you live now versus later. It should go without saying, but it's much easier to prevent hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars in damage rather than learning a lesson the hard way. So break out those Fall decorations and be sure to not only decorate your home but protect it too.