Spring Cleaning Tips: How To Get Your Home Ready For The Season - MAIA HOMES

Spring Cleaning Tips: How To Get Your Home Ready For The Season

Goodbye winter, hello spring. We know winter was long, and the only thing we want is for it to leave us alone. Now it's time to start welcoming spring with open arms. Spring cleaning is done mainly by women because they enjoy it more than men, but in reality, everyone feels relieved after a thorough cleaning of the home. As eco-friendly, as you might be, some things are just easier to do when you have access to a vacuum cleaner and a host of other home appliances.

Spring is a season for rebirth, and your house is no exception. A thorough cleaning may make your home more pleasant, healthier, and priceless.


Give Your Home A Deep Clean

Nothing says 'Spring is here!' quite like a deep clean of your home. Prepare to take on the germs and grime that has accumulated in every corner, beneath every rug, and on every surface. The filth returns no matter how many times you sweep, vacuum, mop, or dust. Take advantage of this opportunity to finally get rid of those pesky germs with a thorough spring cleaning!

Start on the outside. To remove any dirt and moss build-up, pressure-wash your house's exterior, deck, and walkways. Trimming dead branches and trimming trees and bushes

Then start on the inside. Dust out ceiling fans, light fixtures, and baseboards, as they are difficult to reach. Wash the windows until they are gleaming. To get rid of dust, pet dander, and other allergens that have accumulated over the winter months, clean out vents and HVAC filters. Toss out old cleaning goods while you're at it—if you can't read the label because it's worn off or faded away, it's time to get rid of it!


Purge Your Closets

You know how you have a closet full of clothing that you never wear? It's now or never to get rid of them. It's time to get rid of those clothing in your wardrobe that you never wear. They're just taking up room in your closet and clogging it up. Plus, if you don't wear them, you're unlikely to miss them once they're gone. So go through your closet and toss out anything you don't wear.

However, we don't recommend discarding them. That would be a waste of money. Instead, you could sell some of the more valuable items, give some away to friends and family, and donate the rest of the stuff to a local charity or thrift store. If you'd prefer not to put up a table in your driveway, you can hold a yard sale or post classified advertising on Craigslist. Why not take advantage of this opportunity to earn some extra money?


Take On The Household Items You Don't Use Regularly

The truth is, almost all of the stuff taking up space in your home isn't doing you any good. You don't use it regularly. You're not even fond of it. But getting rid of stuff feels like a chore, so you just keep moving it around, attempting to hide the clutter and make things easier on yourself.

This is a common problem with a simple solution: instead of treating clutter as something that needs to be hidden or managed, treat it as something that needs to go away—permanently.


The takeaway...

Spring cleaning can bring a breath of fresh air to your home after the long winter months. Cleaning is an essential element of keeping a pleasant home clean, and there are some types of cleaning you ought to do more frequently than others. You may eliminate clutter and keep your items in good condition by cleaning up after yourself regularly and keeping your property tidy.


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