Spring has arrived early in Minnesota this year! While die-hard winter lovers lament the loss of prime skiing and snowmobiling weather, the rest of us are eager to get a head start on summer. Mild March and April weekends are the perfect time to deep clean your home.
Don’t leave a single room unscrubbed with this thorough checklist adapted from Better Homes and Gardens. Here’s a list of things to do in every room:
And here’s a spring cleaning guide to get you through each room in your house.
Love the list above but short on time? Take Oprah’s spring cleaning challenge and get it done in 8 hours. You’ll hit every room in the house and still have time to go out to dinner with friends. Pro tip: Take the evening before you start the challenge to gather your cleaning supplies and review your checklist.
After you declutter, don’t toss out usable stuff. Donate to your local thrift store or charity. Here are a few of my favorites in the Rockford/Buffalo area:
Alright Minnesotans! It’s time to get your home prepared for the warmer weather. If you realize as you’re cleaning that you need a larger home (or want to downsize), get started on your free market analysis on my website or call Trent Shipley at 612-310-4770 today.