Touch up any scuffs and marks on the wall with a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser. Remove any mirrors, artwork and photos from the wall to dust and clean the pieces.
Clear off tables and dust. Declutter your living room by throwing away old mail and magazines. Remove couch and chair cushions to vacuum the furniture clean. Then vacuum the floor, if you have carpet. And be sure to move the larger pieces of furniture when vacuuming to get the tough to reach spots. And, if you have a pet use a lint roller on furniture to collect any fur the vacuum left behind.
Remove any large area rugs, place them outside to air out, and shake out any loose dirt. Remove and wash curtains, and clean the windows with your favorite glass cleaner. To keep your living room organized after you clean it, try these ideas.
Empty and disinfect the fridge. Throw away everything that is expired, stale and moldy. Eliminate bad dishwasher odors by cleaning food scraps from the tub and running a dishwasher cleaner through a cycle.
To clean the garbage disposal, place lemon rinds in the drain, run the disposer for a few seconds and then leave it for 15 minutes. Next, run water, add ice cubes to the disposal, and run for a few seconds to flush out the system.
To clean the microwave, place a microwave safe glass with one cup of water, a sliced lemon and a couple tablespoons of vinegar inside. Run it for a couple minutes and let cool. The stuck on grime should easily wipe away.
Finally, spray the counters with a disinfectant and wipe clean, then sweep and mop floors. These 30 spring cleaning ideas will give you more ideas in case there’s anything you miss.
If your garage is a mess, you can fix it. Set a goal of clearing out and separating everything you absolutely need to keep from the things you can, want or should donate, sell or throw away. This process can take a lot of time, if you let it. Don’t. Give yourself no more than one weekend and take items to the donation center before close of business that day. Later, photograph the items you want to sell and get them up on Craigslist, pronto. The biggest challenge with most garages is organization, these easy space-saving and organization ideas will help you stay on track.
Once your tools are sorted and cleared out of the garage sweep the floor and hose off anything that super dirty. To keep tools (especially large ones) out of the way create a tool wrack.
Additionally, garage floors tend to have many stubborn stains from chemicals, oil and more. Remove those garage floor oil and grease stains with this easy to follow guide. It will make your concrete look good and improve garage safety.