Return to Home Page
2019 Work Weekends
 
Jun 22-23     Jul 27-28       Aug 10-11     Sep 7-8      Oct 12-13
 
Please contact Dave Stein regarding pre-assigned jobs
dave.stein@dms-ent.com
PRE-ASSIGNED JOBS:  
Remove, launder mattress/pillow covers, replace on beds;  
Launder blankets - COLD WATER ONLY!  
Clean fire exits & doors  
Scrub/Stain exterior  
Check/fix exterior spotlights; Other electrical work  
Test emergency lights (yearly)  
Trees trimmed; Back Door trail cleared  
Move refrigerator to check tiles; Replace broken tiles   
Powerwash / Stain back of lodge / Paint outer trim white around upstairs fire doors  
Spring - Set up dehumidifer (secure drain hose with duct tape)  
Replace batteries in front door lock  
Repair ceiling near fire door / spackle & touch up with paint  
Paint/Stain the lodge  
Re-stack seasoned wood in shed/collect kindling, store in shed  
Level trash shed  
Set new post right of shed to replace one broken by snowplow  
Remove/replace stove hoods (seal/insulate opening) TBD  
Install backsplash (stove & sink walls)  ?  TBD  
Replace all bathroom ceiling lights with new LED panels TBD  
Reclose heating pipe in firepit  
Add insulating foam/caulk leftmost firepit window  
Check for air leaks with Tad's infrared camera  
Rehang LR curtains (TBD)  
Buy a few blue tarps (on hand for roof damage)  
Septic Tank cleaning scheduled?  
Chimney Sweep Guy scheduled?  
Fire Extinguisher Guy scheduled?  
   
KITCHEN JOBS:  
Lower cabinets & drawers cleaned, shelving under sink replaced  
Clean/replace cabinet shelving - lower / uppercabinets  
Clean silverware / utensil drawers  
Clean cabinet doors (upper, lower)  
Clean stoves / pull out to clean floor and wall  
Clean stove exhaust fan & hood Not needed this year - new hoods
Clean refrigerators / Pull out to clean floor, wall, fan, coils; Discard expired food  
Kitchen floor tile cleaned, black adhesive removed  
Dining & Kitchen floor washed  
Clean and organize kitchen closet  
Launder kitchen towels, potholders,extra linen on shelf  
Vacuum ceiling  
Polished sink drain/clean dishrack  
Sharpen knives  
Clean utensils hanging above stoves, wall  
Clean canisters, sugar, salt, pepper containers  
Check / clean / replace chrome burners on stoves  
Clean microwave  
Clean spice & coffee cabinets, coffeemakers, pots, teapot  
Check / replace Fluorescent Light Bulbs (over stove)  
Dust supply cubbies in dining area  
   
LIVING AREA JOBS:  
Windows / Storms washed  
Screens cleaned/installed  
Curtains washed; drapes shaken/aired out; drapes washed  
Dusted panelling (downstairs)  
Clean ceiling light shades / wastebaskets  
Clean mirrors & pictures  
Vacuum living room furniture, floors, rugs  
Vacuum carpet edges around bunks / radiators  
Remove radiator covers / vacuum heater fins  
General dusting - upstairs & downstairs / baseboards, picture frames, window ledges, remove cobwebs from ceiling  
Organize games  
Clean Mud Room, floor, ski racks, organize tools  
Clean Vestibule  
Clean fireplace area & hood, close chimney flue                           (set to horizontal position)  
Clean living room chandeliers / lamps   
Replace batteries in smoke/carbon monoxide detectors              (as required yearly by insurance company)  
Install optical smoke detector (in ski room on workbench) above fireplace area  
Launder extra sheets and towels  
Inventory personal effects left in mud room  
Check/Empty vacuums  
Wash fire extinguishers; check pressure  
Remove recyclables to outside bin and clean containers  
New ant traps distributed  
   
BATHROOM JOBS:  
Clean exhaust fans/vacuum radiators  
Liquid Gold Women's, Men's Bathrooms  
Clean tub, toilet, sink, floor, walls - Downstairs  
Clean showers, toilets, sinks - Women's  
Clean showers, toilets, sinks - Men's  
Launder bath mats / Shower Curtains  
   
OUTSIDE JOBS:  
Clear Back Door Trail  
Weed whack front / side yards / rake up / dump across road  
Rake up leaves in brook - dump across road  
Clean ditches behind lodge  
Wash trash containers  
Ant powder/Rodent Sheriff spread around foundation  
Tree trimming, collect kindling and stash in shed  
Inspect Roof  
   
MISCELLANEOUS:  
Attic tidied up  
Verified that basement is clean - not collecting junk  
Test emergency lights in basement  
Fix First Aid Kits  
Paper goods stored in attic  
   
LAST WORK WEEKEND JOBS:  
Vacuum all rugs  
Wash all floors  
Wash windows and remove screens and store them in the attic  
Liquid Gold - panelling in mud room, vestibule, kitchen, back hall, living room, upstairs hall, fireplace area  
Dust panelling - living / dining areas, hallways & bedrooms  
Clean drainage ditches around the house (remove leaves)  
General clean-up of kitchen, bath and living areas  
Turn off outside water faucet supply in basement/drain hoses  
Empty & move dehumidifier to closet (box in mudroom)  
Clean out shelves in back dining area  
Full inventory of staples & supplies - use full list from Trip Leader pouch  
   
Status as of 5/17/19
* Important:  If refrigerator is disconnected, doors must be left open to avoid mold !
*** INSTRUCTIONS FOR LAUNDERING BLANKETS (per Rita Hess)
   
Use All, Tide or other 'he' Cold Water Detergent !  - should be under kitchen sink
   
Set washers to 'Cold Water Wash' ! Do not use top-load washers !
Large front-load washers - 5 blankets each machine  
   
Set dryers to 'Medium' - use 5 quarters each dryer  
Dryers - 4 blankets each machine  
   
Do not overload the washers and dryers; blankets will not be cleaned properly.
   
Please keep track of what you spend and tell Sandy which room you did.  It would be helpful if each family did a room.