A daily cleaning routine is a busy person's best friend. See, here's the thing about cleaning house: the more often you do it, the less you have to do. That's why it's a good idea to have a quick, daily cleaning routine that will keep your house looking beautiful all the time. Use the printable house cleaning checklist (below) as your daily routine, and you'll start every day off … [Read more...]
Chores and Cleaning Routine Archive
These chores and cleaning routines will help you stay on top of housework while still having time to enjoy your life.
Even if your curtains don't look dirty, knowing how to clean curtains and making it part of your cleaning routine will go a long way to helping your home stay clean. Most curtains, whether they're casual cotton or fancier damask, are made of woven fabrics that gather dust, pet hair and dander, even mold spores. Over time, these things accumulate and begin to make your window treatments look … [Read more...]
Did you make a New Year's Resolution to get a clean and organized home in 2016 but don't know where to start? Your first step should be to give yourself a hearty pat on the back: deciding to get your home in order is one of the most rewarding gifts you can give to yourself and your family. Get a Clean and Organized Home Your second step? Get a copy of my book, 30 Days to a Clean and … [Read more...]
When I was a kid, making my bed was non-negotiable. My mother wasn't the greatest about respecting privacy so if I failed to make my bed she'd throw all of my covers on the floor then tell me to go fix it. And, oh, she was a stickler for "hospital corners'. Needless to say when I was finally on my own I exercised my independence by refusing to make my bed. Ever. Years later, I married a … [Read more...]
Sometimes we all get too busy to keep up with housework, but there are five things you should clean daily to keep your home pest- and odor-free. If you're following the daily cleaning routine you've already taken care of most items. For those times when you skip the routine -- or if you're too short on time/energy to mess with it -- make a point of cleaning these five things every single … [Read more...]