4 Seasons of Home Ownership today is a curated collection of how-to videos, articles, and tips to keep your home running smoothly throughout the year. The summer checklist focuses primarily on the exterior of the home, with close attention paid to siding and cladding, fencing and gates, outdoor and grill furniture, driveway and sidewalks. See how we helped a family get our summer checklist in 4 Seasons of Home Ownership: The Summer Episode of Homeowner Today with Danny Leapford. And check Simple Steps to Summer Prep for more information. Inspect fences and gates and make any necessary repairs. Summer checklist Top 10 filters to change in air conditioners and heating system Clean the AC drain line with bleach twice during the summer. Or damage to wooden surfaces. Repair, if necessary, inspect fence and gates for damage. Repair, if necessary, clean all outdoor furniture, thoroughly clean and inspect the outdoor grill, professionally check and clean the stove chimney, scrape off any loose paint from the sides and trim wood, then install and paint it, clean all windows inside and out, remove All weeds Clean and protect your deck or patio furniture to keep it looking new. Sell, donate, or get rid of what you don’t need.