Lastly, you'll want to prepare your yard for winter too. Let's take a look at what can be done for the grass, deck and outdoor amenities around the home.
- Excellent information about getting your yard ready for winter can be found from our About Guide to Landscaping article Winterizing the Landscape in Fall.
- Cover patio furniture.
- If your deck needs it, consider giving it a fresh coat of sealer before winter.
- Drain the gas from your lawn mower or just let the mower run until it is out of gas.
- Drain any water fountains, unplug the pumps and prepare for winter.