Winter is on the horizon here in the Rocky Mountains. With temps dropping below freezing at night its important to get your Aspen home ready for winter now. Here are a few tips to help you prepare.
-Have your heating system inspected and serviced
-Change furnace filters
-Drain exterior hose bibs and faucets. If you leave the hose bib active during the winter make sure the hose is not left attached to it
-Wrap your trees to prevent deer and other animals from eating the bark
-Clear gutters and downspouts of debris so water can flow freely
-Have your chimney cleaned and inspected
-Adjust and replace weather-stripping on exterior doors
-Have your heat tape / under roof heating system inspected for proper function and don’t forget to turn on the time clocks
-Have your roof inspected
Oftentimes people wonder just what there is to do in Aspen besides ski or snowboard? The answer is and easy one for us: eat, walk and enjoy the beauty of the Rocky Mountains!
Weather you are here for just tonight or are on a week or longer Aspen vacation this local’s choice list can help you enjoy Aspen the way we do. With so much to choose you will soon feel the evenings fly by with a real taste of what the “Aspen Dream” can really mean. Follow our lead and see just what we mean…
Since September 1, 2011 there have been a total of 11 single family home sales in the greater Aspen area; 2 of which were located in the West End.
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Explore Booksellers is located in downtown Aspen, Colorado and is home to a coffee shop, rare book selection, author room for events, community events, book signings, and a great selection of books. It is located at 221 East Main Street.