Spring Cleaning Checklist

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Spring Cleaning Checklist

With so much rain lately we can concentrate on the interior cleaning items. Imagine how great it will feel when that's done.  Then when the sun comes out you'll be ready to enjoy it!

Wishing you a Spring filled with hope, new beginnings, and happiness!

 Drain all sediment from your hot water heater. Perform maintenance on home cooling systems.

Using a telescoping vacuum extension, sweep away all cobwebs and dust near the ceilings

Wash all inside windows. Vacuum out the tracks.

Vacuum/wash/dry clean all window coverings.

 Dust and wash light fixtures and chandeliers.

 Wash all knickknacks.

 Vacuum lampshades. Replace lightbulbs.

 Clean out and reorganize the linen closet.

Deep clean shower, toilet, floor and sink.

 Inventory the medicine cabinet and toss expired medicines.

 Wash out refrigerator. Toss out expired foods.

 Clean oven and soak stove rings and drip pans.

 Go through your kitchen appliances, clean thoroughly and get rid of ones you no longer use regularly.

 Launder all quilts, blankets, comforters and bedspreads. Turn mattresses.

 Move all furniture to the center of each room and vacuum thoroughly.

 Rent a carpet cleaner or hire a company to clean your carpets.

 Inventory the contents of each room. Force yourself to get rid of the things you don't need.

Donate clothing that has not been worn for more than two years.

Clean out the garage. Get rid of tools you don't use or that are rusted or beyond repair.

 Have a garage sale: 

Put the proceeds toward a family vacation, or visit a local amusement park, water park or favorite restaurant to celebrate the beginning of summer.