Congratulations on the purchase of your first home! Now what?
Well for starters, we’re hoping your new place is starting to feel like home as you unpack your belongings and get settled in. We also hope that new feeling of homeownership has you excited of what the future has to offer!
As you plan your to-do list for future projects around the house, remember to add regular home maintenance to the list. Performing regular maintenance and monitoring key areas in and around your home will help you save money in the long run.
Leak in the basement? Master bedroom too hot? Overwatered garden? AcuRite products can help! Here are our best environmental monitoring products for first-time home buyers:
Water Leak Detector
Worried about water damage in areas that are typically prone to water leaks – like your basement, kitchen sink, or near the sump pump? Simply place an AcuRite water leak detector in those locations to be alerted the moment water is detected. The alert and/or alarm will give you peace of mind knowing that you can avoid costly repairs to your home and valued possessions.
Want to know the exact temperature in your own backyard? Is your upstairs bedroom 20 degrees warmer than your main level? A multi-sensor home environment system can help you measure temperature and humidity in three to four separate areas, and see at-a-glance information to keep your family comfortable, while protecting your residence and its valuable contents.
Is your favorite ice cream getting freezer burnt? Worried about produce in your refrigerator not being stored at the proper temperature? Sure to become one of your kitchen mainstays, a refrigerator / freezer thermometer will help you store foods at safe temperatures to prevent food spoilage and avoid food borne illnesses.
Having family and friends over for a home warming party? Step away from the grill and enjoy the party while the meat thermometer does all of the work! Easily monitor the temperature inside your oven or grill without opening the door with an AcuRite meat thermometer. Our professional meat thermometers feature a wireless display that allows you to monitor your food from a distance while preparing the rest of the meal. Win-win!
Finally have the backyard of your dreams? Looking to start a garden? This neat gardening tool makes maintaining a healthy garden easier by taking the guesswork out of caring for your new garden. It detects light intensity, pH of the soil, and moisture levels, and then displays them in each pane for simple, at-a-glance viewing. Under $15!