It’s the peak of summer, and we are all facing one common issue: warm days and heatwaves. Wouldn’t it be nice to have a checklist with the title on how to prepare your home for summer? So that rather than suffering from heat and sweat, we can go through the list and prep the house for warm weather.
And this is exactly what this blog is all about – To make your 2 BHK, 3 BHK apartment or even a villa/house fit for summer.
Furthermore, as the temperatures touch the new high with each passing year in India causing global warming, we have to develop ingenious ways to cope with the mechanism.
Don’t believe us?
Check out these stats related to the yearly temperature increment,
SOURCE – Global Climate NASA
Since summertime is the best way to enjoy sunny days outside, it is also important to stay cool that you don’t die of heatstroke. To help you with home tips for summer and to let you enjoy the season, here is a well-put list of things you can do to prepare your home for summer.
Let’s keep this list in mind,
Tips to Prepare Your Home for Summer
1. Service Your AC and Coolers
It’s time to wake up your warm-weather friends after a long break from winters and give them excellent service to get them ready for the hot weather days.
The first step of cleaning will be to change the filters of AC and the cooler pads of the cooler for active cooling. You can choose from honeycomb or wood wool type of pads for the cooler.
Next, you can clean the cooling circuit of AC and the dust that got trapped in them in the last winter season. Also, check the pump of the cooler and the wiring to save yourself from the disappointment later.
Doing all these little checks will save you a lot of time and provide you enough time to rectify them.
2. Summer-up Your Indoors
As you are gearing up for the summer season, it’s also essential to get your house prepped up for summer too!
Cool off your interiors by placing indoor plants. The indoor plants for fresh air quality can help in eliminating toxic gases like formaldehyde and carbon monoxide from the air and cleans the air for better air circulation.
Owing to the gradual rise in temperatures, Mahima Group has given a thought to build futuristic residential apartments with the Green Building Concept. The use of the Green Building Concept allows sustainable construction along with the design that enables adaptation to a changing environment.
Any apartment made under the Green Building Concept along with these tips to prepare your home for summer will offer a better environment as compared to its exteriors.
3. Amp Up Outdoor Living Spaces
Warm weather calls for house parties, high teas, and get together with friends. Since the summer season is all about enjoying the outdoors, it’s good to give a makeover to your outdoor living spaces.
Bring out your outdoor furniture like tables, chairs, minibars, and even your barbeque grill table. You can paint this outdoor furniture with cool colours like blue, cyan or mint green to give them a fresh new look.
Start preparing your balconies and throw some sheets, cushions, or fairy lights to turn these ordinary spaces into a cozy corner.
4. Don’t Let the Bugs Invade
The land is not only our place to live, but it also belongs to everyone and everything alive. But that doesn’t mean we can let the insects, bugs and all kinds of mites enter our homes! In the summer, bugs surface up to escape the heat in the ground and try to take shelter in homes to escape the warm environments.
Prepping up home for summer also includes making them bug-proof by using pest control treatment and anti-insect sprays.
If you are not a fan of pest control, use these practical tips to get rid of the household pests in your home!
Do not forget to seal your windows and fill the cracks of your window panes to restrict the entry passages of insects.
5. Cool Up Your Interiors
There’s no doubt that the interiors of your home can give a breath of fresh air to it! If you are thinking of colouring your home this summer, add a dash of summer colours like blue, green, or yellow to make your home look cool.
In addition to the paints, use summer duvets with floral paints in your room to give the room a splash of freshness.
You can also browse through some local interior shops to buy some flower pots, small plants, and even paintings or showpieces to give your home a fresh & calm look.
To get some inspiration, check these interior design inspiring summer trends to set up your home according to the season.
We can say that as summer arrives at your doorstep, it will be wise to get ready to prepare your home for the warm weather. There are numerous ways to prepare your home for summer to enjoy the season to its fullest and be hassle-free.
Include some little servicing to your AC’s and coolers, include some indoor plants in your home, make your home bug-free and add some splash of bright colours. These little things will go a long way in making your home summer-ready and will add beauty to your home.
And we know that changing seasons are best enjoyed when we are ready for it!
Thus, to let everyone enjoy the seasons to its fullest, Mahima Group has included summer gardens and winter gardens along with solariums in the most sought after project, Mahima’s Florenza in Mansarovar. These are sitting areas specially designed to let you enjoy every weather right in your living space.
On the whole, living in a home that looks carved out of our dreams is now a reality with exclusive features according to changing seasons.
So why wait? Make your home summered-up and enjoy your sunny days!