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Cleaning Hacks: Get Tidy in 20 Minutes a Day

Father and Son Cleaning Kitchen TogetherKeeping your Frisco house clean can seem like a never-ending chore. But the reality is that cleaning the house doesn’t need to take hours out of your day. Despite that some tasks take time, you can certainly accomplish most everyday cleaning in a surprisingly short amount of time. Just with using a few simple cleaning hacks, you can surely get your rental home clean – and keep it that way. If you put a system in place, you could be spending just 20 minutes each day!

To kick this off, one of the best ways to keep your cleaning time down to 20 minutes a day is to divide up your cleaning tasks. Cleaning experts suggest focusing on merely one room each day. In this way, you would assign each room in your house to a particular day of the week. On the designated day, you’d spend 20 minutes tidying up just that room, removing clutter, dusting, and cleaning the floors. In this manner, each room in your house gets surface cleaned once a week, and clutter never gets a chance to pile up.

An alternative method to the one-room-per-day method is to assign a particular task to each day. This approach is different because you are cleaning all of the same surfaces in the home, rather than everything in one specific room. For instance, you might dust the entire house one day, then focus on vacuuming the next, then sweeping and mopping hard floors on the third day. By fulfilling one type of cleaning at a time, you can find it much easier to get more cleaning done in a shorter amount of time.

An effective part of keeping your home tidy every day is simply cultivating good tidying habits intended to keep clutter to a minimum. Clutter can build up quickly if things are not put away after use. Rather than leave items out or setting them down to pick up another time, make a conscious effort to put items away in their proper places before moving on to a new task. If multiple people are living in the home, one practice to maintain and keep things collected is to create baskets or bins for each person. Each person could then be responsible for putting the items in their bin away each day. Placing one piece away after use would take up much less of your time than cleaning up big piles of misplaced things. It will, furthermore, help keep your home organized and enable you to find the things you need whenever you wish for them.

Conclusively, one of the best parts of employing a cleaning hack like this one is that you can carve out time for cleaning anywhere in your day. Plenty of people like to pull off a quick run through the house before they leave for work in the morning, while others prefer to spend a few minutes after dinner tidying up. If you don’t have time to bring about your assigned task that day, focus on a quick spot clean in the main living areas. Even merely five minutes of cleaning can go a long way toward keeping your home in great shape.

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