Knock Out Spring Cleaning in No Time Flat

As the days get longer and brighter, homeowners begin to realize just how gray their surroundings have become. Dust, clutter, and dim lights can drag down springtime fervor, as well as the overall appearance of our homes. Put those warm, happy feelings of spring to good use. Tackle your spring cleaning projects with a little help from Mr. Junk.

Tips for Spring Cleaning Success

  • family yard clean upClean the windows on an overcast day to prevent the cleaner from drying too fast and leaving streaks
  • Don’t miss the baseboards, sliding door tracks, and doorframes, which tend to collect dust and debris
  • Deep clean the carpet for a night-and-day difference in home cleanliness
  • Clean throw pillows, comforters, and other linens that collect unseen grime
  • Use the upholstery attachment on your vacuum to remove dust from curtains
  • Flip mattresses and determine if your bedroom pillows need replacing
  • When removing dust from light bulbs and metal fixtures, make sure your hands are dry and the lights are cool to the touch
  • Always tidy before you clean
  • Keep your home spring-fresh by hauling away unwanted clutter instead of storing it
  • Clean out the pantry and refrigerator
  • Wash or dry clean winter clothes, coats, and accessories before storing them for the year
  • Update your home while you go. Has your blender seen better days? Does your trim need touching up? Make a list of home improvement tasks to tackle after spring cleaning
  • Power wash your home’s exterior, including any porches or entertaining areas
  • Clean out the garden shed, storing or replacing winter tools and cleaning up spring landscaping tools for another year’s use

Ready to check “spring cleaning” off your organization checklist? Call Mr. Junk to remove the evidence of broken appliances, old furniture, and home clutter.

Outdoor Spring Cleaning

Speak Your Mind