To-Dos: Your December Home Checklist 

Things to Check Off Your List in an Hour or Less:

Disconnect hoses
Keep an eye on trees
Set up a gift-wrapping station
Make space for winter coats, boots and scarves

Tackle These Tasks Over a Weekend:

Put up outdoor holiday decor
Add winter evergreens to outdoor spaces
Simplify your holidayGet ready for winter storms
Block drafts

Maintenance and Extras to Budget for This Month:

Spruce up indoor play areas
Carve out a space to find your Zen
Have your chimney cleaned
Update your emergency kitPlan for holiday home safety