Do you have a home cleaning service that visits the home weekly or biweekly? Are there areas in the home that you have a hard time keeping clean after the cleaning service leaves? Here are simple tips on how to keep the house clean between a cleaning service visit.
According to an article at thecleaningauthority.com, “How to Maintain a Clean Home”
Managing the Mail
Since mail is coming home almost daily, what may start as a small, organized pile can quickly turn into a cluttered mess. Implementing a system to help you organize your mail each day will help keep clutter to a minimum, and we all know how clutter has a way of growing exponentially over time!
Managing the Clothes
Stick to the fundamentals and set an expectation for all family members that clean clothes are put away immediately and dirty clothes go in the hamper. As often as we change clothes, it’s easy for a self-contained closet full of clothing options to seep out and cover any available surface in your bedroom, especially if you’re having to dig through clothes that no longer fit or aren’t for the current season. Laundry is an on-going, never-ending chore that can take a lot of your time. However, you can minimize the amount of laundry you have by ensuring only the right clothes are being washed. To do this, after every washed load, sort out the clothes that no longer fit and store them to be donated or passed down. Also, box up and store away your winter clothes during the summer, and summer clothes during the winter to maximize the space you have for the clothes you can actually wear.” To read the entire article click here.