East Stratford Residential Updates
2023 Pool Opening
As a reminder, we are pleased to announce that the 2023 swimming pool season is right around the corner!
**Please ensure you have registered for your digital pool pass NO LATER than MAY 22, 2023. Without registering you will not be allowed to access the pool on opening weekend.
How to register and the pool rules can be found on the community webpage at eaststratfordhoa.com/pool
Tick Treatment Update
East Stratford Association has recently hired TruGreen to complete a series of tick treatment sprays in the community. The first treatment will be done, weather permitting, on Monday, May 1, 2023, with the following treatments each 4-6 weeks apart. TruGreen will be posting signs 48 hours in advance of each treatment.
Please take time to review the following Precautionary Statement regarding these treatments:
Hazards to Humans (and Domestic Animals) CAUTION
Harmful if swallowed, inhaled or absorbed through skin. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Avoid breathing spray mist. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, or using tobacco. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. All pesticide handlers (mixers, loaders and applicators) must wear long-sleeved shirt and long pants, socks, shoes and chemical-resistant gloves. After the product is diluted in accordance with label directions for use, and/or when mixing and loading using a closed spray tank transfer system (such as U-Turn®), or an in-line injector system, shirt, pants, socks, shoes and waterproof gloves are sufficient. In addition, all pesticide handlers must wear a respiratory protection device1 when working in a non-ventilated space. All pesticide handlers must wear protective eyewear when working in non-ventilated space or when applying termiticide by rodding or sub-slab injection. Use one of the following NIOSH approved respirator with any R, P or HE filter or a NIOSH approved respirator with an organic vapor (OV) cartridge or canister with any R, P or HE prefilter.
East Stratford A&B Updates – Architectural Inspection Reminder
Please take note that Sequoia Management will begin the Annual Architectural Inspections in early May 2023. Please make sure to address any exterior items that may need attention in order to avoid receiving a violation notice. Some common items we look for are posted below. Please note this list is not all inclusive and additional items may be cited if they are not in compliance with the Communities Architectural Guidelines/Standards.
- Lawn Maintenance: Overgrown lawns, weeds in lawns and landscape beds, dead or dying bushes, trees, and plants
- Paint: Chipping, peeling, bubbling or fading of paint on trim, shutters and front doors.
- Miscellaneous Items: Public view storage of trash cans, recycling bins and miscellaneous items such as newspapers, garden tools, children’s toys, etc.
- Repairs: Items in need of repair such as removal of mold/dirt from roof; rotted wood trim; broken fences, gates or boards; missing or damaged shutters; etc.
- Maintenance: Items in need of maintenance such as yard work, deck and fence stain, cleaning of steps, fences, mailbox posts, etc.
East Stratford C&D Updates – Architectural Inspection Updates
The East Stratford C&D annual inspections have already taken place for Spring 2023. If you received a letter in the mail pertaining to violation(s) regarding the exterior of your home and need clarification on the noted items, an extension to remedy your violations, or need to submit an application to the architectural committee, please contact Shannon Cook, [email protected] or Alyse Zilleruelo, [email protected] or call 703-803-9641.
If you have already remedied your violation(s), we ask that you contact us and let us know, so we can reinspect and close the violation as needed.
If you have any other questions or concerns regarding any of the following updates, please contact management at 703-803-9641 or email Shannon Cook, [email protected] or Alyse Zilleruelo, [email protected].