6 Quick Hacks for an Expertly Clean House

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Carla Muller

It’s so easy for our living spaces to get cluttered or chaotic over time, especially nowadays with the fast pace of life. It’s therefore sometimes required of us to do a good ol’ clean if we want to turn these messy areas into comfortably functional living spaces.

Sometimes, we need this clean to be fast, and that’s where we can help. Here, we have listed some of how you can get your cleaning done speedily and effectively.

Make a Plan

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Creating a rough plan for how to tackle the cleaning missions in your home could create a lot of clarity when you prioritize what needs to be undertaken first. This may make cleaning seem like less of a burden, and it’ll also break up bigger tasks into small missions that are more attainable to begin with.

Make Sure Cleaning Products Are Easily Accessible

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To ensure that cleaning your home is easy and streamlined, it would be a good idea to make sure that your cleaning products and devices are easy to access. If it’s going to be a major undertaking to track your cleaning products and utensils down every time you want to clean, then cleaning is not going to be fun, and it may even be skipped altogether.

Start at the Top

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It can be tempting to want to vacuum a dirty carpet first when you start the cleaning process, but it would be so much better to start at the highest point in any room. Dirt from the top of a shelf, cabinet, or corner of a room carries dirt that also moves down with gravity when we clean.

When you clean these higher spots first, you can vacuum the fallen debris later when it’s time to vacuum the carpets comes around.

Collect Out-Of-Place Items With a Laundry Basket

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A laundry basket can come in handy when you need to do a round of collecting odd items that somehow lost their way over time. Simply grab your basket and visit each room in your home to collect your lost and out-of-place items that don’t belong in a particular room.

Simply store the inconspicuous basket in a hidden spot until a later stage when you have the time to return the items to their designated spots.

Make a Habit of Cleaning as You Go

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If you can implement a system in your home of cleaning as you go, it’ll make cleaning a lot more bearable and hopefully save you from having to spend long and dreary hours cleaning. To begin, you can start by incorporating the following rules:

  • Always put items back where they belong.
  • Clean up after your mess.
  • Clean dishes or pack them into the dishwasher straight after every meal.
  • Sweep up or vacuum as soon as you start noticing dirt accumulating on your floor.

By turning these into habits, you’ll reduce your overall time cleaning, and not to mention, your home will always be close to being spotless.

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In our daily lives, we all rely on the trusty refrigerator to keep our food fresh and beverages cool. However, there are many items that people often overlook when it comes to refrigeration.

It’s not just about the groceries or leftovers; several surprising things actually belong in the fridge to maintain their quality and longevity.

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Do you feel sometimes like all you ever do is clean up and put away clutter? No matter how big your space is, it seems like all of our “stuff” just takes over, making it harder and harder to have a clean and tidy space.

The secret to a clean, orderly space is very simple: have fewer things around that take up space and force you to care for them. Here are 12 things you definitely can get rid of and won’t miss! (Or things you can avoid buying so you save money, too!)

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It’s always a great idea to improve our living spaces. After all, most of us spend most of our time at home, so wouldn’t it be nice if the place you spend most of your time is nice? But how do we execute this effectively?

Here, we have summarised some of the easiest ways to upgrade your humble renting abode, and the best part is that it won’t even cost you a pretty penny.

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One could say that bathrooms are equal parts utility and sanctuary. Essentially, they’re the place where you can light a candle and wind down from a long day, but at the same time, it’s the exact spot where most of your grooming and getting ready for your day (or bed) happens. In terms of aesthetics, we do want our bathrooms to feel welcoming and serene, but, at the same time, they need to be functional.

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The home design trends that are so popular today will be out of style tomorrow. The “in” styles usually start at the designer level before trickling down to the public. It’s helpful to look ahead at the next trends when having work done for your home. What’s in today among the public may already be on its way out and no longer be used by designers.

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