Water pools in your roof is not the type of thing you'd want. This could indicate that the drains or gutters in your home require attention. 10. Eliminate your guts As we're getting discussing gutters among the top renovation ideas you can implement to improve water run-off and prevent your home's vacation spot from becoming waterlogged is to fix your gutters! If you've left your vacation residence during winter the ice, dirt, and accumulation can lead to clogs in the drainage system. Take advantage of gutter repair services if your gutters don't seem to be able to handle a simple clean. The best option is to repair or replace the gutters that are leaky, damagedor are sagging. 11. Fix your Sprinkler System It is recommended to winterize your sprinkler system if you haven't left your house during the winter. The sprinklers back on when you return to home in the summer. Water your garden or fill your hot tub or swimming pool during cool evenings as well as water your plants. It is possible that your pipes ruptured if you didn't winterize the sprinkler system you have installed or the home you are renting is in an area that experiences high temperatures. Plumbers will be required. 12. Speak to a Plumber Once you have a plumber waiting to speak with you, take advantage of them to take a tour of your home and address any plumbing problems there may be. Drain backups, smelly odor that tastes like sulfur or rotten eggs, and poor water pressure could make it difficult to enjoy your home for vacation. To make your vacation home better, take advantage of plumbing assistance. 13. Contact an electrician .