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The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist

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Spring is a time for new beginnings. And, with any new beginning, it’s best to start with a clean slate. Plus, with so much time at home, as a result of recent events, what better time to tackle that list of ‘I must get round to…’s. And you can start making your list right now, with my ultimate spring cleaning checklist.

The objective of cleaning is not just to clean, but to feel happiness living within that environment. – Marie Kondo

How to spring clean your bedroom

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  • Sort your clothes into keep, donate, sell and throw piles
  • Rearrange ornaments
  • Flip your mattress
  • Organise coats and shoes
  • Dust shelves and bookcases
  • Reorder storage
  • Clear your desk of clutter and old paperwork
  • Clean mirrors

How to spring clean your bathroom

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  • Clean your hairbrush
  • Scrub the bath, shower, sink and toilet
  • Take stock of your products
  • Clean your make-up brushes
  • Wash shower curtain
  • Clean toothbrush holders
  • Check if toothbrushes need replacing
  • Clean mirror
  • Clean washing baskets
  • Polish taps
  • Refill soap dispensers
  • Empty, wash and disinfect bin
  • Reseal tiles and grout
  • Dispose of expired make-up
  • Clean, organise and declutter shelves and cupboards

How to spring clean your kitchen

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  • Throw out expired food and bring soon to expire foods to the front
  • Defrost your freezer
  • Clean your fridge shelving and drawers
  • Clean, organise and declutter cupboards and drawers
  • Organise and label your pantry items
  • Polish wood floors
  • Sweep and mop the floor
  • Empty your toaster
  • Run a cleaning cycle on your dishwasher
  • De-limescale your kettle
  • Clean and disinfect your bin
  • Reorganise and throw out old cleaning products
  • Clean your oven and microwave
  • Clear out excess mugs (I have no idea where they all come from either…)
  • Sharpen knives
  • Reorganise herbs and spices
  • Invest in eco-friendly kitchen products

How to spring clean your living room

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  • Steam clean sofas
  • Flip sofa cushions
  • Wash cushion covers
  • Hoover floors (and move the furniture to get those spots too!)
  • Vacuum or wash curtains
  • Shampoo carpet and rugs

How to spring clean your tech

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  • Upload photos to a harddrive/the cloud
  • Get rid of apps you don’t use
  • Unfollow social media accounts you’re no longer interested in
  • Unsubscribe from emails you’re no longer interested in
  • File important documents
  • Clear out old or unnecessary files
  • Clean screens and disinfect keyboards
  • Disinfect and clean remotes and controllers

Other spring cleaning ideas for your home

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  • Wash window fixtures
  • Clean curtains and blinds
  • Test smoke and carbon monoxide alarms
  • Clean and wash your car
  • Wipe down skirting boards
  • Dust ceiling corners
  • Wash doors and walls
  • Touch up paint
  • Clear out expired medications
  • Clean your doormats
  • Water your plants

So get to it! What else do you think should be on my spring cleaning checklist? Let me know in the comments.

Happy cleaning! Love, Ella-Rose x

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