A beautiful lawn leading up to the front door is often a pleasant sight, so keeping up with the outside maintenance is important. During the warm months of the year, lawns often need to be mowed every week. It might not be something the residents want to do, but many local authorities now mandate it. If this type of maintenance goes undone, they may be able to mow the lawn and charge the residents a hefty fee for their neglect.

There are other property maintenance issues during the summer months, and failure to keep up with them on a regular basis often causes issues. Shrubs and bushes look nice when they are maintained regularly, but letting them grow wild can create more work for the future. Trimming them every week or two generally requires only a little time, but overgrowth usually requires heavier equipment. The time it takes to cut back the heavier branches that will grow makes it a major job, so neglecting outside work is never a good idea.