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Your Top-to-Bottom Home Spring Cleaning Checklist

kitchen after using spring cleaning checklistThe weather in Wisconsin can finally be classified as spring, which means it’s time to give your home the deep clean that comes with warmer temperatures.  It’s finally time for a good spring cleaning.  To help you get your home completely cleaned before spring turns into summer, we’ve given you a complete spring cleaning checklist that ensures your home gets cleaned from top to bottom (if you do have any questions when you get to the bottom—the floor—ask us or use these tips to make sure your floors are cleaned well).

Every room

___Remove spider webs.

___Clean duct and air return covers.

___Dust ceiling fans and wash light fixture coverings.

___Clean the windows.

___Clean the tracks, screens, and interior parts of windows.

___Dust trim and crown moldings.

___Have your carpets professionally cleaned.

___Deep clean hardwood floors (make it an appointment to have your wood floors professionally cleaned or use these tips on how to clean your wood floors here).

___Clean blinds and curtains.

___Shake out all rugs.

___Have your area rugs professionally cleaned.

Kitchen

___Clean the top of cabinets.

___Wash the top & front of your refrigerator.

___Remove & clean shelves in your refrigerator.

___Clean and vacuum behind the refrigerator.

___Wipe down your vent hood and clean any screens.

___Clean the backsplash.

___Wash your kitchen walls.

___Wipe down exterior of appliances.

___Clean behind your stove.

___Clean your oven.

___Mop the floors.

___Clean grout (if you have tile floors).

Bathroom

___Clean light fixtures and fans.

___Scrub tile grout around shower and on floor.

___Wash the walls.

Bedroom

___Wash all bed linens.

___Flip mattress.

___Dust bed frame and all furniture.

___Vacuum behind furniture.

___Have carpets professionally cleaned.

___Deep clean hardwood floors (make it an appointment to have your wood floors professionally cleaned or use these tips on how to clean your wood floors here).