Senior Center Can Help With Maintenance

The Manhattan Senior Center can help senior citizens with many home and lawn maintenance problems.

The Center received a grant from the City of Manhattan to fund the project.

The Services are:

Seasonal cleaning of roof gutters and minor repairs to insure flow of water away from foundation of home and protect roof structure.

Check of heating and cooling systems (cleaning filter, lighting of pilot light).

Seasonal installation and removal of storm windows and screens and provide routine weatherization of home in fall.

Trimming of small bushes and trees.

Year-round maintenance of lawn (i.e., mowing, raking, shoveling).

Changing of electrical bulbs.

Schedule annual testing of replacement of batteries in smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors.

Fees are according to monthly income starting at $10.

Contact Susan Peterson at the Senior Center 537-4040.