Isn’t summer everyone’s favorite time of year? As the song tells us, it’s when the living is easy, and many people are out enjoying the long days, the warm weather and activities that just aren’t possible during the fall and winter months.
For property managers, there can be one drawback to that bright summer sunshine. Like turning on the lights in a dim room, the full sun can highlight the items on your repair list, like peeling paint, cracked pool tile, missing roof shingles and rotting deck boards.
This isn’t the kind of spotlight you need on your property at this time of year—statistically the most popular time for people looking to move into a new home. So instead of ignoring the problem spots on your properties and hoping they’ll magically disappear, follow our handy guide. We’ve pointed out some key areas for inspecting, cleaning, testing and replacing, if need be.

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