You have been praying for this for years. It hasn’t happened quite the way we had envisioned, but – its here.
You’ve complained for years that you don’t have time. Your prayers have been heard. Now you do. You now have a month to get caught up on life. Its time for some extreme spring cleaning.
One neighbor told me her house has never been this clean. I saw another family starting to clean out the garage. Those poor people, it will take them a month!
Put yourself on a news diet – once a day is enough to stay informed. Let’s get productive!
Here are some things to accomplish while we have the time…
_____ Wipe out the cabinets and drawers
_____ Vacuum upholstery, including under the cushions
_____ Vacuum under and behind all furniture
_____ Vacuum mattresses
_____ Clean the vacuum
_____ Clean behind stove and fridge
_____ Clean and organize bath cabinet(s)
_____ Clean and organize linen closet
_____ Purge, clean and organize pantry.
_____ Clean and organize closets
_____ Clean and organize basement/storage areas
_____ Clean and organize garage
_____ Clean light fixtures and ceiling fans
_____ Wash walls
_____ Check all filters – water, furnace…
_____ Clean and organize laundry room
_____ Clean inside washer and dryer
_____ Clean dryer vent hose (behind dryer)
_____ Wash or clean window treatments
_____ Clean windows inside and out
_____ Wash bedding and pillows
_____ Wash winter clothing and put away
_____ Clean fans, air cleaners, dehumidifiers
_____ Wash all garbage cans, including outdoor ones
_____ Clean cars, inside and out
_____ Lawn care
_____ Clean gutters
_____ Power wash siding
_____ Prepare gardens for planting
_____ Clean grill
_____ Clean and treat deck
_____ Clean patio furniture
_____ Plant garden (after its warm enough)
Imagine how happy we will be when we come out the other side of this – and all this stuff is done!
We’ll be free to have people over (and not be embarrassed), free to go out, free to have fun.
In the meantime, Lets do this!