9/30/15

Giveaway! $25 Home Depot Gift Card #GiveawayHop

Welcome to the
Fall Is In The Air
Giveaway Hop
hosted by LeahSay's Views

It's time for fall cleaning and winterizing your home because the cold weather is on the way. This $25 Home Depot Gift Card can help you finish your to-do list. After you enter my giveaway, hop to all the blog giveaways listed below and enter to win their prizes too.
To enter to win a $25 Home Depot Gift Card, just fill in the giveaway form below. Open to US residents, ages 18 and up. Giveaway ends on 10/15/2015. Good luck!

Enter my other giveaways HERE.
Follow me on Facebook HERE.

Entry-Form

StumbleUpon

159 comments:

  1. We don't do anything special around the house for cold weather because we rent. I like renting because it means someone else is responsible for all that stuff. I do need to call for them to bring me a new furnace filter, though.

    ReplyDelete
  2. This year we're getting ready by putting in a new furnace.

    ReplyDelete
  3. To get ready for cold weather I change out my clothing in my closet to my warm items and make sure that our furnace is working and change its filter on a regular basis.

    ReplyDelete
  4. I bring out my winter clothes, check to make sure the windows and doors are winter proof, i bring out the winter boots, and buy things we may need for winter.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. How I get ready for the cold weather is make sure the heater is working

      Delete
  5. One thing I do to get ready for cold weather is a tuneup on my car.

    ReplyDelete
  6. I don't have to worry about cold weather because I am a retired senior who spends my winters in a warm climate

    ReplyDelete
  7. Make sure our furnace is in working order! gas up the leaf blower. Make sure my winter clothes still fit!!!

    ReplyDelete
  8. I'm in Texas, so it doesn't ever get too cold round here. We just make sure to have good jackets and some space heaters for extra heat ready.

    ReplyDelete
  9. We clean out our dryer vent so we don't have to do it in feet of snow and we change our filter on our furnace.

    ReplyDelete
  10. We split wood. I cook more with the stove and let the residual heat out of the oven into the house.

    Danielle Papsis
    dpapsis2@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  11. I get ready for cold weather by taking my winter clothes out of the storage closet and by putting a thicker blanket on my bed. Thank you.

    ReplyDelete
  12. I get ready for the cold weather by getting all my winter clothes out and washing them from storage. I also put a new furnace filter in, make sure my car is in tip top shape and put away all the yard furniture and clean the lawn mower and finish up yard work!

    ReplyDelete
  13. we make sure the heating system is working well and we our windows checked to make sure we aren't losing a lot of heat through them

    ReplyDelete
  14. We always get our heater cleaned for winter and also stock up on hot chocolate and other hot beverages.

    ReplyDelete
  15. I check the oil in our oil tank. Get heavier blankets out for everyone and go through our winter clothes.

    ReplyDelete
  16. I get ready for the cold weather by making sure the floor heaters work and there are plenty of warm blanks on hand.

    ReplyDelete
  17. We get ready for colder weather by winterizing the pool, pulling out the warmer clothes, and pulling the coats out of the closet!!

    ReplyDelete
  18. We change out all our clothes.

    ReplyDelete
  19. I get ready for the cold weather by changing clothes

    ReplyDelete
  20. I get ready for the cold weather by changing my wardrobe and putting the blankets back on the bed.

    ReplyDelete
  21. We get ready for cold weather by winterizing our underground yard sprinkler system. and wrapping our outdoor pipes.

    Nancy
    allibrary (at) aol (dot) com

    ReplyDelete
  22. I rent, so I don't do much other than to pull out the coat and other cold weather gear and a blanket for the bed.

    ReplyDelete
  23. I make sure the heat is working and that we have warm clothing.

    ReplyDelete
  24. We have the furnace checked and put plastic over the windows

    ReplyDelete
  25. We make sure our yard and flowers are cold weather ready, check the furnace and vents, and make sure we have plenty of hot beverages to make so we can snuggle up and stay warm.

    ReplyDelete
  26. I get ready for the cold weather by getting all the warmer clothes out of my closet and changing my car's oil.

    ReplyDelete
  27. I get ready for the cold weather buy cutting and splitting firewood and making sure my windows are tight and if not, i put plastic over them.

    ReplyDelete
  28. I get ready by winterize my home and car.

    ReplyDelete
  29. We don't have to do to much since we live in a condo!

    ReplyDelete
  30. Leave a comment below and tell me how you get ready for the cold weather.

    got to clean the bottom of the heater..thanks for the remind

    ReplyDelete
  31. I pull out the thermal long johns. Thank you for the chance to win@

    ReplyDelete
  32. I clean the gutters and get out the warm clothes!

    ReplyDelete
  33. I love the winter. We live in a very cold region so we do a lot in preparations. We cut up our firewood, we put plastic on the windows, we add weatherseal to the doors, we buy new boots, coats and mittens. All in all, it is an ongoing process, but one I love.

    ReplyDelete
  34. I get out my boots and sweaters and coat....and I help clean the gutters.

    ReplyDelete
  35. I get out my boots and sweaters and coat....and I help clean the gutters.

    ReplyDelete
  36. We get ready for cold weather by moving South.

    ReplyDelete
  37. Get my boots and sweaters out

    ReplyDelete
  38. I get my sweaters, boots, and jacket out.Cheryl Abdelnour cjabdelnour@hotmail.com

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. We pack away our summer clothes & unpack our winter clothes. We cover the air conditioner, rake the leaves, clean out gutters, tune up car, buy lots of HEET for the car, make sure we have a "survival" kit in the car & house, & make sure we have enough batteries, candles & working flashlights. There may be more but I can't think of them right now.

      Delete
  39. Stock up on hot cocoa mix and pull out warm clothes.Jennifer Dansberger Jones is my entry

    ReplyDelete
  40. We make sure our coats boots caps mittens are in good shape for the cold weather.
    We live in MN and it does get cold!
    thank you

    ReplyDelete
  41. I check my windows and clean the gutters and replace furnace filter.

    ReplyDelete
  42. I start wearing warm socks and stocking up on blankets.

    ReplyDelete
  43. I live in Florida so I get out my portable heater.

    ReplyDelete
  44. We prepare for the cold weather by weatherizing the house by putting in the storm windows, covering the air conditioner, bringing in the deck furniture, etc.

    abfantom at yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  45. i get ready for winter -new furnace filters-ice melter -replace shovel if needed-cover window a/c unit- put storm windows up-get snow tires on car-she is a rear drive so snow tires help =get car checked

    ReplyDelete
  46. I get out my warm clothing and make sure it's ready to wear.

    ReplyDelete
  47. I find a cozy comfy pull over

    ReplyDelete
  48. I do cover our older drafty window with plastic every year.

    ReplyDelete
  49. weather proof windows and make sure drafts are eliminated

    ReplyDelete
  50. We prepare by putting in the deck furniture, covering the air conditioner and getting out our warm clothing.

    ReplyDelete
  51. we prepare by getting the winter kits and snow scrapers into our cars

    ReplyDelete
  52. We get out warmer clothes and cover our water spickets outside.
    addictedtorodeo at gmail dot com
    Ashley C

    ReplyDelete
  53. We get ready by cleaning out our air ducts and making sure the furnace is good to go. We also bring all the blankets, scarves, knee high socks, flannel sheets, and slippers out of the closet. :)

    ReplyDelete
  54. I get ready for the cold weather by putting plastic over the winter to prevent drafts coming in through them.

    ReplyDelete
  55. we get ready by cleaning up our yard and moving warm weather clothing into storage and taking winter clothes out!

    ReplyDelete
  56. We have the furnace serviced, cover the whole house ceiling fan, and winterize the plants.

    ReplyDelete
  57. Well? I wear warmer clothes and have the car serviced.

    ReplyDelete
  58. I've bought my daughter the new boots I wanted for her, I've ordered a few long sleeve dresses made and bought her some warmer clothes. I've started on my son's clothes, he still needs a lot more though!

    ReplyDelete
  59. We really don't do anything different. It rarely gets cold enough here to cause any problems. I wish it got a lot colder as I love cold weather. Thank you!
    crystalfaulkner2000 at yahoo dot com

    ReplyDelete
  60. we gotta cleaned the heater or sometimes we would buy an extra small heater so we don't get cold, buy extra warm clothes such as new boots, new jackets, new sweaters, sweat pants , warm socks. And of course, we gotta prepare for the winter to comes, that means salt, & a new snow shovel

    ReplyDelete
  61. I get ready for the cold weather by making sure everyone has warm winter clothes.

    ReplyDelete
  62. I round up jackets and sweaters but we live in the desert so it doesn't get very cold!

    ReplyDelete
  63. We make sure we have everything like clothes and install new filters on the furnace.

    ReplyDelete
  64. Have the furnace checked. Make sure the blanket on the hot water heater is intact. Close and LOCK all windows and check for leaks. Change the drapes to the heavier ones that block the air flow around windows. Caulk as needed.

    ReplyDelete
  65. I switch out summer clothes for winter clothes.

    ReplyDelete
  66. When I lived in Houston, getting ready for cold weather meant keeping an umbrella and a sweater by the door..near my flip flops. Now that I live in a place with Winter, I have learned that it take two entirely different wardrobes to get by. Time to switch out the closets and drawers.

    ReplyDelete
  67. I have to put the summer things into the back of the closet, and cover them up from the dust, uncover and bring to the front, the winter things! Be sure the boots are unpacked, the wool socks.. LOL Oh yes and shut the storm windows. The hubby does the boiler checking stuff. We also are in MN and oh boy it's cold here. *sigh* already in the 30's at night.

    ReplyDelete
  68. change the filter in the furnace....make sure our windows and doors don't have drafts...we have an old house.. Amy (Guillaume) Linderman

    ReplyDelete
  69. We always check for leaks around doors and windows and caulk them up!
    Thanks,
    Karen

    ReplyDelete
  70. I get ready for cold weather by taking my winter clothes out of the storage closet putting my Summer clothes away, checking my furnace and by putting a thicker blanket on my bed.

    ReplyDelete
  71. I get ready for the cold weather by getting winter clothes.

    ReplyDelete
  72. I turn up the heat :) I get out my fuzzy socks and blankets!

    ReplyDelete
  73. We get ready for the cold weather by cleaning and prepping our space heaters. We have to use them with the central heat. That's pretty bad considering tht we live in the south.

    ReplyDelete
  74. We winterize our camper and then get out warm clothes and boots

    ReplyDelete
  75. We bring the shovels out from the shed and stock up on salt and ice-melting products. It gets cold in Michigan!

    ReplyDelete
  76. I get ready by giving the furnace a tune up

    ReplyDelete
  77. making sure furnace working well and serviced ,tank full,and seal all windows so cold air doesnt leak in

    ReplyDelete
  78. I get ready for the cold weather by switching the thermostat to heat.

    ReplyDelete
  79. I get ready by cleaning leaves up and checking windows.

    ReplyDelete
  80. We get things ready by doing some yard maitenance and household repairs

    ReplyDelete
  81. even though i pay rent the window get put in palstic and then the plavnt are brought in and then the much willb put down or winter

    ReplyDelete
  82. I get ready for Cold weather by putting the storm windows down and switching my closets around bringing out Winter clothes

    ReplyDelete
  83. I get ready for cold weather by getting my sweaters and winter clothes out of the spare closet and switching them with my summer clothes.

    ReplyDelete
  84. I stock up on Kleenex! LOL Clean out the heating ducts/filter. wash all the blankets and coats. AND I'm ready!

    ReplyDelete
  85. We fill up the fuel tank and make sure the pipes are insulated.
    Jennifer Rote

    ReplyDelete
  86. Break out all the big blankets in the house!

    ReplyDelete
  87. I take out blanket throws to use on the couch...and we order firewood & stack it!

    ReplyDelete
  88. I get out my down comforter, clean out the furnace filter, check the antifreeze in my car and top off all the fluids, buy hot chocolate mix and salt for the snow.

    ReplyDelete
  89. To get ready for cold weather, we clean our filter in our heating system, replace our spring/summer clothing with our fall/winter clothing in the closet, we add blankets to the bed, or change out bedding for heavier comforters.

    ReplyDelete
  90. We put a special cover on the windows (looks like plastic) to protect from cold and wind.

    ReplyDelete
  91. To get ready for cold weather, we cover up the air conditioner with a cover and sometimes put plastic on our windows.

    ReplyDelete
  92. I prepare by stocking up on new winter clothes

    ReplyDelete
  93. We get some firewood stacked and split. We try to get a new load of gravel in the driveway, also.

    ReplyDelete
  94. I get ready by making sure I have lots of hot chocolate for my Keurig! Then I buy the salt for the driveway that is pet-safe so I don't have to worry about my dogs. I live in a maintenance provided townhome, so for the most part the snow is shoveled for me. But I will often have to go out and shovel potty spots for my two wiener dogs. :-)

    ReplyDelete
  95. today I'm going through the baskets of gloves and scarves -finding all the matches

    ReplyDelete
  96. I get ready for the winter by shopping for new clothes.

    ReplyDelete
  97. I get ready for cold weather by bringing out all my winter clothes.

    ReplyDelete
  98. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  99. I have the coats, the blankets, and the hot chocolate ready to use!

    ReplyDelete
  100. We get out the shovels, snow blower, Ice melt, boots, coats and mittens. We live in Minnesota and need to get ready for the snow and freezing cold.

    ReplyDelete
  101. I bring my succulents and lemon tree inside before it gets too cold and I take our cold weather clothes out of storage.

    ReplyDelete
  102. We are trying to seal up the windows. That is where the cold gets us the most.

    ReplyDelete
  103. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  104. Cold weather.... oooohhhh I wish. We're currently under an excessive heat advisory here in Southern California.
    ---- I do keep old sheets around in winter to throw over my tender tropical plants.

    ReplyDelete
  105. I get ready by wearing warmer clothes!

    ReplyDelete
  106. I pack my summer clothes away and trade in my flip flops for boots. I miss my flip flops already. Clean up the yard, gardens and cover the central air unit. Most importantly, check to make sure the snow blower still works!

    ReplyDelete
  107. I loook forward to the cold and love wearing my boots and sweaters and long pants. It does not get very cold here so I really enjoy the cooler weather.

    ReplyDelete
  108. I make sure that I have my sweaters and cold weather clothes clean.

    ReplyDelete
  109. We dont have really cold weather lucky us so there is nothing to do here

    ReplyDelete
  110. We don't really get cold so I don't do much to get ready other than switching dd's clothes around in the closet so that the sleeveless stuff is in the back!

    ReplyDelete
  111. I get ready for cold weather by putting on my studded snow tires and getting out my ice cleats, gloves, hats, etc.

    ReplyDelete
  112. We are trying to get a patio in before the cold.

    ReplyDelete
  113. Fortunately, I live in Florida so we don't have do to too much to get ready for the cold weather. I do make sure heavier blankets are available and warmer clothes and jackets are in the fronts of closets. :)

    ReplyDelete
  114. I live down south so it doesn't get too terribly cold, but twice a year I check all the seals around the doors to see if they need replaced.

    ReplyDelete
  115. I live in Florida and we don't get too cold down here. Basically we just turn off our A/C once it starts to cool off, which is usually by October, but so far it is too hot to turn it off yet.

    ReplyDelete
  116. I make sure my son has a jacket that fits him.

    ReplyDelete
  117. we weatherize the house the best we can, and often put shrink wrap over some of the draftier windows.

    ReplyDelete
  118. To get ready for cold weather... I recently moved to a warmer climate. XD

    God bless,
    Miles

    ReplyDelete
  119. Get all the warmer clothing out, have some cough drops and medicines around, seal windows and doors.

    ReplyDelete
  120. The main thing we do to get ready for the cold weather is cutting, splitting, and stacking firewood. It's a job but well woryh it!

    ReplyDelete
  121. We check the weather sealing on our doors and windows and make sure our heater is working correctly.

    ReplyDelete
  122. subscribe email: slehandwc at gmail dot com

    ReplyDelete
  123. High socks, boots, coats, long sleeves, hot cocoa!!

    ReplyDelete
  124. There's no way we really "get ready". We just turn up the heat pretty much.

    ReplyDelete
  125. I make sure the freezer is full in case we can't get to the supermarket due to bad weather

    ReplyDelete
  126. I get my family ready for the cold weather by making sure we all have winter accessories like gloves, hats, and boots before they are sold out at the stores.

    ReplyDelete
  127. Since we live in San Diego, there's really not a lot of cold weather prep here. We're expecting a lot of rain though (el nino), so we do need to inspect/repair our gutters, also make sure to replace the furnace filter.

    ReplyDelete
  128. I get out my cozy sweaters!! And usually buy new windshield wipers

    ReplyDelete
  129. I get out all my warm clothes and bundle and layer up!

    ReplyDelete
  130. Packing away summer clothes is so hard to do!

    ReplyDelete
  131. I put away summer toys and clothes and take out all the winter items.

    ReplyDelete
  132. We rent so we don't have to do anything in our apt. I get out all my heavier clothing and boots.

    ReplyDelete
  133. We get ready for cold weather by hanging plastic on the windows. I make sure my kids have all the winter needs like coats, gloves, hats, boots that fit them. I also have an outdoor cat that we have built him a house in our garage and I put a pet heating pad in his house for him to stay warm along with get out his heated water bowl!

    ReplyDelete
  134. lol, got ready for the cold by from Utah to SoCal

    ReplyDelete
  135. I just like to buy warm clothing and socks.

    ReplyDelete
  136. I get ready for winter by getting all my winter clothes out and making sure they are clean and in good repair. I also try to de-clutter because winter always seems to bring in things that take up more space.

    ReplyDelete
  137. I get ready for the cold weather by getting all my winter clothes out.

    ReplyDelete
  138. I have to put plastic in my windows to keep the cold out, so drafty

    ReplyDelete
  139. We get the filters replaced before winter

    ReplyDelete
  140. I switch out the clothes in my closet and my kids' closets.

    ReplyDelete
  141. We check our caulking, pipes wrapped,heating unit, and get out the winter clothes and wraps!

    ReplyDelete
  142. I cover my windows and winterize every room

    ReplyDelete
  143. We make sure to have salt on hand after it snows and gets icy!

    commonsenseandstilettos@yahoo.com
    Jasmine P

    ReplyDelete
  144. I have the furnace checked and replace the filter.
    Thanks for the contest.

    slehan at juno dot com

    ReplyDelete
  145. I get ready for the cold weather by making sure my heater is working.

    ReplyDelete
  146. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  147. By eating all those yummy comfort foods like chili and soups!!

    ReplyDelete
  148. Yesterday I stacked LOTS of firewood in my garage. I'm ready for toasty nights by the fireplace!

    Thanks for a great giveaway.

    ReplyDelete
  149. We check the furnace to make sure that its working right

    ReplyDelete
  150. Start off by sealing off the windows so keep the cold out!

    ReplyDelete
  151. I make sure my heat is working good.

    rounder9834 @yahoo.com

    ReplyDelete

Your comments bring more sponsors to Planet Weidknecht, which brings more great information and giveaways to the blog. I appreciate your comments and read every single one. Thanks for stopping by my blog today!