Updated: Apr 27
It's that time of year! The birds are returning, and we're getting a hint of spring back in Pittsburgh. While it might be a few weeks before we can really embrace the spring weather here in the 'burgh, we can certainly get started on our spring cleaning! There's something about freshening up each space that has a way of bringing life back into our homes. We've compiled a list of five steps that will have your home feeling refreshed in no time at all!
Make a plan: Before you start cleaning, take a look around your home and make a list of the areas that need the most attention. This will help you focus your efforts and ensure that nothing gets missed.
Declutter: One of the most important steps in spring cleaning is getting rid of the things you no longer need. Go through each room and get rid of anything that you haven't used in the past year, such as clothes, books, and kitchen gadgets.
Deep clean: Once you've decluttered, it's time to give your home a thorough cleaning. Start by dusting and wiping down surfaces, then move on to cleaning floors, windows, and bathrooms. Don't forget to clean appliances, such as the oven and refrigerator, as well.
Organize: Now that your home is clean, take the time to organize it. This could mean reorganizing your closet, creating a system for your mail and paperwork, or decluttering your pantry. The goal is to make your home more functional and easier to maintain.
Add some freshness: Finally, add some freshness to your home by bringing in plants, switching up your decor, or adding a few new pieces of furniture. This will make your home feel renewed and refreshed.
I know it can feel like a lot, but by following each of these steps, you'll be able to give your home a thorough spring cleaning and make it feel like new again. Remember to take your time and not to get overwhelmed, and before you know it, your home will be sparkling clean and organized. As always, if you need some help, don't hesitate to give us a call!