Keeping Your New Home Spotless: Cleaning Tips to Help

Dunmar Moving Systems Richmond VA

Have you just moved into a new home? Once you get unpacked and are living here, you may start to notice that your home doesn’t have that fresh, clean feeling to it anymore. We focus so much on getting our home clean to be sold, that we often neglect cleaning when we first move into a home. However, we want to provide you with a few tips that you can do that are going to help keep your new home as clean as it was when you first moved in, so you always have that brand-new feeling here!

What You Should Be Doing Every Day

Every day you should be:

  • Cleaning the countertops in the kitchen and bathroom
  • Remove clutter from rooms and put it where it needs to go
  • Clean the dishes
  • Sweep floors quickly
  • Make the bed
  • Be sure to remove any wet towels from the floor

What to do Once a Week

Every week, you should be:

  • Laundry…more often if you have a bigger family
  • Mop floors
  • Vacuum floor
  • Clean the bathroom (toilets, showers, etc.)

What to do Once a Month

Once a month to keep your new home great, do these things:

  • Dust the air vents, baseboards and other items that are often missed
  • Clean the oven and the microwave
  • Clean out the refrigerator and wipe this down

What to Done Once a Season

Once a season you are going to want to these items to keep your home looking and feeling its best:

  • Wipe down the blinds in the home
  • Wash curtains
  • Clean out the closets to keep these organized

If you do these steps regularly you are going to find that your home that you just moved into is always going to feel clean and tidy! And remember, if you are gearing up for a move, Dunmar is here to help!