Summer is a great time to catch up on some home maintenance – in between going to the beach and have great cookouts that is. The weather is more conducive to working with our hands, tools and water (for cleaning). If you can make the time and put in the effort, maintaining your home can save you big money in the long run. Catching issues early, through home inspections and maintenance, generally costs much less than discovering it when it needs professional attention or worse emergency repair. To get you started, we have compiled 10 tips to help you on your way to maintaining your home this summer.