A little bit of cleaning here and there would keep our homes clean and tidy every day. Sadly, that’s where most of usbecome lethargic. We tend to let the work (and the dirt) buildup to the extent that it becomes unbearable. And then we waste entire days in trying to clean the home, often not completing the work properly and letting the house become untidy again. Well, here are some handy tips that would help keep your home neat, clean and organized on a daily basis.
Make the Bed
Make it a point to make the bed the e moment you jump out of it every morning. This way, you would tend to get the job done faster as opposed to letting it wait for another time and then forgetting about it completely. It would take less than 5 minutes, a time and effort well worth it, especially when you walk into an inviting bedroom at the end of a really tiring day.
Do the Laundry
Don’t let the laundry basket overflow, and then take an entire day to wash all the clothes. Washing one load of laundry every day would make it easier for you to focus on other chores around the house. It would also save you from the trouble of digging around heaps of dirty clothes during the weekend, not to mention folding the same amount of clothes once you wash and dry them.
Combine Errands with Work
Combining your daily errands with work can save you some free time to relax on the weekends. For instance, you can choose to pick up some groceries while coming back from work, or drop a package at the courier office while going to work. Trying to include simple tasks into your work schedule can thereby help you allot time for other chores around the house on the weekends.
Clean the Kitchen
Never leave the kitchen in a messy state until the next morning. Make it a point to clean the kitchen as soon as you finish cooking for the day. It would take just 10 minutes for you to clean and put away the dishes, and clean the cooking area. This way, you can retire to bed peacefully, not worrying about the otherwise story state your kitchen would appear to be the next morning when you walk into it.
Clean the Living Room
It pays to spend about 5-10 minutes to clean the living room before hitting the bed every night. This way, you can focus on other chores in the morning and not worry about someone walking into the home to find the entire living room in disarray.
If you want to maintain a neat and organized home, you should keep some simple aspects in your mind while cleaning your place. All it would take is just 5-10 minutes to complete each of these chores. But the end result would be well worth the time and effort you put into it.