A few days ago I was going through a critical moment about keeping my house neat and clean. Somehow I was not being able to keep my house clean. Then, I followed some instructions or guidelines whatever, I was totally satisfied with that. Keeping a house is never a tough job and it can be done easily by following some simple guidelines.
In this article, I will be sharing those tricks that worked for me and following which you can easily keep your house neat and clean.
How To Keep a House Clean and Tidy
1. Get started by making your bed
The most simple and easier step from where you can start is your bed. Some people may find this step useless, but it makes a huge difference and only take a couple of minutes.
However, in order to make your bed neat and clean, it is a better idea to simplify your bed. You can cut down your top sheets and use a duvet and a cover that is washable. You can also minimize the number of pillows if there is extra and you don’t need it.
2. Do one load of laundry per day
Laundry is supposed to be one of the least favorite chores for lots of people. But in order to keep the home clean, you have to go through this step. You will find the enjoyable when you will complete one entire load in a day. For example, load the laundry with clothes in the morning, then move them into the dryer while its time to lunch and later folding and putting away before going to bed.
However, if you do have any task and need to go outside, then put your machine on delay. You will find the cloths ready for putting into the dryer when you will return the home. You will also save lots of time following these tricks.
3. Take off your shoes
The most important and easier trick to keep your home neat and clean is to take off your shoes before entering the home from outside. Following this step helps you not to scattered the dirts all-around your home.
You can arrange a rack for shoes and place it right by the door so that the guests can have the idea that they should not get inside with their shoes and where they should put it.
In this case, you can arrange an extra pair of shoes as your indoor shoes. It will be used only for indoor purposes and never make a step outside with this one. You must have to change your shoe while going outside.
4. Take aside all the stuff you don’t need
Remove all the elements from your home that you haven’t been using for a long time and you don’t need it. By this, you will get enough space and your home also look good. You can store them in your garage. However, you can organize all the important stuff in your home in a good manner. It will also make your home look more gorgeous.
5. Load and turn on dishwashers every night and put unload every morning
Dishes are the least favorite chore to handle, probably the boring one to most of the people.
In this case, you can load the dishwasher after each meal and turn it on every night. Then, after waking up in the morning your dishwasher will gift you the clean dishes. This is an easy way to clean all the dishes.
6. Wiping down your tables after each meal
Apart from washing the dishes, you have a lot to do after taking a meal. Cleaning the tables is a part of this. After each meal, you need to clean the counters and tables. The easiest way to clean the table is by wiping down the table and counters using a wet towel. You can use an anti-septic liquid fro better results in order to kill all the bacterias.
7. Never leave your room empty-handed
Not leaving your room empty can make a big difference in the general tidiness of your home. If you use the room, while walking you can make a quick scan if everything is ok or not. If there is any problem, you can easily fix it. But if you don’t use the room, then you will not able to know about the entire condition of that room.
Apart from this, if you don’t use the regular equipment very often, they are not supposed to return you much.
8. Make a regular cleaning schedule
After everything, you can make a schedule of your cleaning plans like you will start from setting your bed and end up by loading the dishwasher with dishes. Thus, Following proper planning will allow you to have a better cleaning operation.