Keep your home clean and organized all year by tackling bite-sized tasks.
Here’s an easy way to get on top of your home maintenance checklist: Take it one small chunk at a time!
Little steps add up to big results. And if you dedicate some time to home maintenance — two hours a week, an afternoon per month and a couple of days a year — your home will remain in tiptop shape throughout the year.
Here’s our easy-to-follow checklist:
Weekly home maintenance
Your weekly home maintenance ritual will be largely determined by the features of your home, but it may include some of the following tasks:
- Floors: Give all your carpets a thorough vacuuming. Or, if you have hardwood floors, give them a good once-over with a large dust-mop.
- Yard: Plan to spend 30 minutes performing one small maintenance task in your yard, such as pruning a tree or shrub, painting a mailbox, or blowing leaves and debris from a garden path or sidewalk.
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