Spring Cleaning Must-Do’s
Spring has arrived, which is great for those that love to get outside to enjoy the beautiful weather. But while spring comes with welcome arms and many enjoyable activities, the change in seasons also means it’s time for a deep cleaning.
While cleaning your entire apartment may be seen as an overwhelming task, breaking it down into smaller chores may help you get through it. With that in mind, here are some spring cleaning must-dos that you won’t want to overlook.
Use The Time To Reorganize
As you begin cleaning, there is no time like the present to reorganize your home. While reorganizing may seem like an even bigger task, it’ll help you speed up the cleaning process throughout the entire summer. After all, imagine how much more inclined you’ll be to keep your place clean, if you have convenient ways to do so. As you dust, sweep, mop, and vacuum, also use the time to add additional storage and you’ll be pleased that you did throughout the rest of the year.
Welcome In Some Light
Clean up those windows and let there be light! Adding some light to your home will do wonders for the overall aesthetics, and also the mood of your family members. Looking for a quick and easy way to clean the windows without leaving streaks? Use those old newspapers, and you’ll have a brighter home without even having to get any specialty cleaning equipment to do so. Don’t forget to also clean the smaller windows in high-traffic areas, which can often add a lot of light that you might not have realized existed in darker areas of your home.
Deep Clean Heavy Traffic Areas
The areas that get the most traffic in your home are going to need a bit of extra work. That is why it’s always a good idea to consider deep cleaning carpets and rugs in hallways and busy bedrooms. One option to have this deep clean is to have a company come to your home, at which point they’ll typically do both rugs and carpeted areas. But if you want to do it on your own, the option to rent a portable cleaning unit is available.
Buy Something New
After you’ve taken the time to clean your apartment, treat yourself to something nice. By buying a new ornament or arrangement for your home, you’ll feel better while also adding aesthetic benefits to your home. A new clock or photo will look great on the wall, or a new rug might be perfect to take place of your old piece. Whatever you need to buy for your home, during spring cleaning is the time to do so.
Unless you have the luxury of having your own cleaning staff, you’ll need to take the time to spring clean in the coming weeks. Along with changing out your air filter, switching out the wardrobe in your closet, and doing whatever else you typically do for spring cleaning, don’t forget the must-dos on this list as well. They may not make cleaning any more fun, but they’ll certainly make it more rewarding.