Great Late August Chores You Never Thought Of

Great Late August Chores You Never Thought Of

By John Voket


As summer comes to a close, it can be difficult to start thinking about battening down for fall when it seems like summer just arrived. But if homeowners are looking for a few good August projects that will see them through to next summer, Danny Lipford at had a bunch of great ideas.

Lipford says a couple of important chores that nobody ever really thinks about, involve cleaning and maintaining ventilation systems in your bathroom and range hood. These are two prime indoor chores that can be taken care of in the coming weeks.

Cleaning the vent fan annually will keep it running quietly and efficiently. To clean a bathroom vent fan, Lipford says:

Lipford says your range hood, or over range microwave fan, needs to be cleaned regularly to remove built-up grease: