Labor Day is now over, school has started, and the official first day of autumn is just around the corner.   But do not give up on summer yet.  There is still warmer weather left, and there are lots of ways you can put it to good use such as preparing your house for the coming season.

Here are some last-second things to think about:

And that's just the tip of the iceberg. Just remember: We still have a few more weeks of summer, and you might as well put that nice weather to use while it's still here.