This article originally published on Thumbtack and is syndicated by Cheapism.
Over the past year, you’ve probably realized that your home needs a few tweaks. Maybe that small hole in your wall is now a big hole, the kitchen faucet keeps leaking or a couple of shingles disappeared from your roof. You meant to hire someone to xi these problems months ago, but it slipped your mind. And now your to-do list has grown.
Instead of stressing about everything you didn’t do in 2021, focus on what you can do in 2022. And if you get off track throughout the year — that’s OK. Be realistic with your goals, and focus on prioritizing the essential home maintenance tasks on your list.