Season may come and go, but the home will remain same forever. It needs a lot of care, and one should take comprehensive steps in order to maintain it. Many changes need to be introduced in a home with changing seasons. Homes, like humans, have different requirements for different seasons, and one should always consider these conditions for their home.
For example, as a season changes we make preparations to cope with that particular season. Like in winters, we employ our woolen and warm clothing, and put them back into cupboards once summer arrives. Similarly, there are some changes our homes also need with changing season.
Here are some changes that our home requires as the season changes:
Changes for winters:
There are several changes that we need to do to keep our home safe in winter season.
- Re-decorate your windows: Arrange the windows in a way that they let the sunlight come in. The warmth of the sun is a great booster for the cold winters.
- Furnace: Get a new furnace that has high efficiency because it burns less gas.
- Insulate home: In winters, new insulators should be added to the ceiling and the walls.
- Check heating system: Get a routine checkup of your heating systems. If the heating system is very old, replace it with the latest version of that will be more efficient.
- Use appliances efficiently: Use of appliances should be done very efficiently in this season. Their expenditure can be minimized by efficient use.
Changes for summers:
Purchasesome seasonal plants for your home to make it look prettier.In the dining hall and kitchen use linens of warmer colors. Change those heavy drapes and get in some lighter and softer ones. A color makeover could be given to add life to home in summers. Colors like white and blue suit best for the summer. Light colors are the most preferable colors for this season. Use of cotton bed sheets can be done to cope with the heat. Also try to add decorative pillows and curtains to the room for a better look. Check all your cooling appliances whether they are in a proper working condition or not. If not repair them or get a new one as soon as possible.
Changes for springs:
Like other season there are few changes that need to be done in spring also. Spring is a season of greenery. So, fresh and beautiful flowers can be bringing into the homes for a fresh look inside. All the heavy woolen blankets and louder toned bed sheets are supposed to get packed in this season. It is better to hang a mirror in the room so that its reflection also makes your room shiny. Just remove all the unnecessary things from your room and let your home breathe. This season is a season of hope, it gives us a hope that worst of winter is behind us.
Changes for autumn:
Autumn marks transition from summer to winter. Proper care should be taken of the lawns and gardens this season. Add heavier drapes to the windows so that the chilly breeze can be blocked. Lawns and gardens are required to be cleaned properly for a clean home.
The changes in season bring changes to our requirements. Special care should be given to ourselves and to home to properly deal with all of them. Changes If done keeping in mind every season can make us live our lives a better way.