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Seasonal Maintenance

Maintenance tasks that are most useful when carried out at particular times of the calendar year.


Attributes
Seasonal maintenance has the following general attributes that distinguish it from other forms of maintenance:


Example Tasks
Listed below are some examples of seasonal maintenance activities:

     Winter

  • Snow clearing
  • Drain clearing

      Spring

  • Irrigation system start-up/summerization
  • Opening of exterior hose-bibs
  • Cleaning and placement of outdoor furniture
  • Adjustment of timers and thermostats to summer daylight hour set points.
  • Servicing of air conditioning equipment.

      Summer

  • Washing of the exterior windows
  • Pressure-washing of the paving
  • Weed control measures

      Fall

  • Gutter cleaning
  • Irrigation system shutdown/winterization
  • Valve shutoff/winterization
  • Boiler service
  • Storage of outdoor furniture
  • Purchase of snow clearing supplies

Variations
Listed below are some of the forms and variations of seasonal maintenance:

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Fig. Leaf blowing (left) and window washing (right) are examples summer maintenance activities.


Seasonal maintenance program represented by system.
Fig. Seasonal maintenance program represented by system.


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Fig. Snow clearing (left) and RTU heating coil servicing (right) are examples of winter maintenance activities.

The calendar view still represents one of the best tools to visualize work distributions and to manage the many tasks in the Asset Management Plan (AMP
Fig. The "old fashioned" calendar view still represents one of the best tools to visualize work distributions and to manage the many maintenance tasks in the Asset Management Plan (AMP).



Seasonal maintenance including winterizations and summerization activities
Fig. Seasonal maintenance including winterizations and summerization activities.


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