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Remove debris from basement window wells
|Every 6 months: April, November (yearly)|
NOTE: The tasks and timings shown here for your Basement are based on a single-family home (owned), located in Massachusetts, United States, with priority set at ‘1 star' or higher, for all possible goals.
If you set your personalization differently in your Home Wizard app, then you may get reminders for different tasks and timings in your recommended home care program for your Basement.
The window well areas should be cleaned of any debris such as leaves or dirt that has accumulated down in the window wells.
Also check for any evidence of termite damage, even if the foundation is concrete.
Health & Safety
Avoiding Unscheduled Repairs
The benefits of this task are relatively high. Doing this task can help prevent serious damage by water and pests, including termites, which can be very costly to eliminate and repair damage from.
The cost of this task is very low. It is estimated that this task should only take about 30 minutes to complete, and the task is relatively easy to do. No specialized tools are required.