One of life’s secrets is learning to see an opportunity for what it is and then taking it. And this is absolutely applicable to home maintenance. While the summer months are indeed a time for celebration the pure practicality of warmer, rain-free days also bring with them obligations before winter is upon us! And no, late summer checks and chores are certainly not the most glamorous but they do make a huge difference to the maintenance of your house during less forgiving months and reduce your work-load and outgoings in the long-term. So let’s grab this opportunity and check out the following handy summer exterior home checks to do this August!