Summer is officially here! Our thoughts are turning to spending more time outside enjoying the sunny weather, we often neglect our home’s interior. After all, who has time for cleaning when you could be at the beach? Still, the fact remains that our homes will need some routine cleaning throughout the summer to keep them looking, and smelling good.
Are you looking for some summertime cleaning tips that will leave your home fresh and clean without taking up all of your time? Keep reading for some simple and easy tips that will help you do just that.
De-Clutter Your Home – One of the best ways to make your home look cleaner and smell fresher is to remove all of the clutter. Get rid of anything that is just taking up space or hasn’t been used in a while. With less clutter, your home will look cleaner and feel much more spacious and relaxing.
Clean The Bedrooms – Once you have your home properly decluttered, it’s time to move on to the bedrooms. When cleaning bedrooms, take a clockwise cleaning approach. Begin with wiping down surfaces and picking up clothes. Then dust, clean any mirrors and vacuum. An 18oz Scented Candle in your favourite fragrance will make your bedroom smell clean and fresh.
Stop Dirt At The Door – Keeping excess dirt outside where it belongs will keep your home cleaner, longer. Place doormats outside every entrance as well as a shoe tray where shoes can be removed before coming in.
Clean The Bathrooms – On to the bathrooms where 4 basic cleaning products can make cleanup fast and effective. An all-purpose cleaner, tile and sink cleaner, a toilet cleaner and a glass cleaner. Spray your shower and toilet first so the products can start working while you clean the rest of the bathroom.
Kitchen Cleanup – The kitchen can be one of the dirtiest rooms in your home and it often takes longer to clean. Begin with the toughest tasks first like stove, oven and countertops. While these are soaking with an all-purpose cleaner, de-clutter your kitchen. After that lean the sink and fixtures and look for any spots on walls and cabinets. Once these tasks are completed, wipe down the stove, oven and countertops. Then sweep and mop and move on to the living areas. A citrus fragrance candle will make your kitchen smell fresh and clean while getting rid of any cooking odours.
Living Areas – When it comes to cleaning your living and dining rooms, a thorough wipe down, dusting and vacuuming or mopping should do. Be sure to sanitise eating areas, tv remotes and any other hard surfaces.
Freshen The Air – Nvow that your home is clean, you want to keep it smelling fresh and inviting. Adding air fresheners throughout including 18oz Scented Candles, diffusers and automatic air fresheners in your favourite summer scents will give it that fresh, clean smell.
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