We are one week from the unofficial start of summer. This means the season when backyards become the place to be. After a long, cold winter stuck indoors, you and your family may see your backyard–or any lot of land surrounding your property–as an outdoor oasis offering fresh air and fun in the sun. True as that may be, like anything that’s sat virtually unused for months at a time, your yard could use your attention before beginning to barbecue with the neighbors or laying out the lawn games.
Heed the following hazards of your open-air living and entertaining space to avoid a great day turning into a downright disaster.
Whether you’re grilling dinner or toasting marshmallows around the fire pit, avoid getting burned when you turn up the heat.
A dip in the pool or a run through the sprinkler is a refreshing way to cool down on a hot day. Your grass, flowers, and other landscaping elements enjoy the drink, too. But if you’re not careful, all that water could lead to a lot of damage both outside and inside your home.
Often the central gathering area of the backyard, patios and decks offer ample room to kick back and relax. But before you get too comfortable, inspect this outdoor space to ensure it’s safe.
Depending on the features of your backyard, there are a variety of areas which may need your attention to keep the area peril free. Here are just a few:
Don’t let potential hazards ruin your good times. With a little inspection, maintenance, and eye on safety, you can keep the fun in the sun going all season long by making your backyard free of harm.
Try as you might, something like a potential hazard does turn into a fire disaster. At A&J Property Restoration, we are experts at restoring homes, businesses, and structures. Fire and smoke damage can be extremely messy. Cleaning the fire damage or smoke damage, removing odors, and cleaning your personal belongings or contents is what we specialize in. With our emergency fire and water restoration, we can help you get back on your feet as quickly as possible and return your home or business to its pre-loss condition.
We provide 24/7 emergency services for homes, businesses, and commercial buildings around Madison, Middleton, Sun Prairie, Waunakee, Portage, Milwaukee, Brookfield, WI Dells, Fort Atkinson, Watertown, Oconomowoc, Waukesha, West Allis, and surrounding Dane County Wisconsin areas.