Spring Clean Tips will give you information that you can really use when your home is due for a big clean. These tips will give you the chance to make your home a much cleaner and a better place to live in. Consider hiring cleaners to come regularly, either daily or weekly or fortnightly as this will keep your home well maintained and in a good condition all the time. You really need to allocate for a spring clean at least once per year! Your home needs a thorough clean after winter to sanitize everything and make your home an enjoyable place to be in. it is better for your health to have a spring clean and a regular clean to prevent too much mold, dust and dirt build up in your home.
Planning what you intend to clean before you start and working to it is much better than starting one job and jumping to the next! Without a detailed list of the jobs you need doing you will not be working in an organized manner as to which areas you have cleaned. It is a good idea to list everything you need cleaning. Put the most obvious on your list first. This way you will cover everything that needs doing. Many houses need curtains washed, windows cleaned, window frames wiped, cob webs removed, light fittings, window tracks, oven and range hood, ceiling fans, cupboards, carpet cleaned as well as many other things, cleaned.
Once you have an idea of what you want cleaned you can get a professional to do the work or do it yourself. Use the list you have made to get quotes before deciding to hire a professional cleaning company.
If you would to do the cleaning yourself do one job and finish it first before moving on to the next. Get a friend to help you, this will make it more enjoyable and you can get the work done faster. You could do this over a week or so as you will not get tired this way from all the scrubbing.
Make sure you have the right supplies before you start your clean. You will need the right chemicals, gloves, before you start your spring clean check your supply of chemicals, microfiber cloths, for polishing and dusting, furniture polish, general all purpose surface cleaner, kitchen and bathroom surface cleaner, limescale and mould remover products, oven cleaning spray, and other essentials you will need for your spring clean. The supplies you will need include a mop and bucket, a cobweb remover, a broom, dustpan and brush, step ladder, and a pair of gloves. Do not use general cleaners on stone surfaces unless the directions say it is OK to do so. Always remember the delicate surfaces. It is also advisable to wear a mask to prevent dust and especially oven cleaning chemical fumes from being inhaled.
The bathroom can be a difficult area for some people to clean! You will need a strong cleaner such as CLR (Calcium, and limescle Remover) for the glass and shower tiles if you live in an area that has a lot of calcium in the water. Wipe your bathroom cupboards and empty. Through away unwanted and empty products, use a disinfectant cleaner inside and outside. Wipe down walls also. You will be surprised how much extra space you will have afterwards. Clean any stainless steel fittings such as towel rails and toilet roll holders, shine with a microfiber cloth.
In the kitchen you meed to clean inside your fridge and behind it also. Discard of out of date food products. Spray your oven as well. Clean inside and outside of the kitchen cupboards, wipe or wash plates if they need washing. The top of the kitchen cupboards need cleaning of grease, as well as walls and fans. Range hood filters can be put in the dishwasher. Wipe down appliances and shine up. The splash back in the kitchen will need a degreaser applied then shine up with a cloth. The light fitting in the kitchen will need cleaning as well.
Most people neglect to clean under the bed. you should remove everything and vacuum. Clean inside of wardrobes as well as drawers. Skirting boards and walls need wiping.
Get your carpets cleaned to freshen up the look and smell. A professional will remove stains and they will look like new afterwards. Also you could get your curtains steamed cleaned or dry cleaned once per year. Your fabric upholstery can be steamed cleaned as well by a carpet cleaner.
Wash your windows inside and out. Use a mixture of warm water, washing up liquid, and or cleaning vinegar, in a bucket or spray bottle and wipe off with a microfiber cloth.
Dust picture frames, wipe marks off walls, remove cobwebs,tidy and throw any unwanted materials. Wipe all skirting boards and clean behind the appliances and cupboards, dust behind and wipe with a damp cloth.
A spring clean will make you feel good as you get rid of all the unwanted things and freshen up your home.