Maintaining the Cleanliness and Freshness of Your Home

November 19, 2019 • By Benjamin Wilson
The estimated reading time is 3 minutes

It may seem like a task that’s straightforward and easy enough, but keeping your home clean and fresh all the time is much harder than it looks. There’s always a lot of action going on, chores that need to be done, errands that need to be run, and all kinds of areas that need to be kept clean. 

There are also occasions where you either have a ton of people over or when perhaps you have renovations done where the mess is too much for you to cover. In these kinds of scenarios, it might be a good idea to hire professional help. Many NYC locals, for example, have begun to recognize the value and ease of getting post-renovation cleaning services NYC residents have come to rely on. This is because it’s much more convenient and efficient, and gives your home a much deeper clean.

Other than those kinds of occasions, you’re going to have to take on the role of ensuring that the house stays that way - and we’re going to help you with a couple of tips so that your home is always fresh and clean. 


You need to get a morning routine to play with each and every member of the family. This not only keeps the home clean, but it also takes a load off you. Ensure that as soon as everyone wakes up, they make their bed. If they feel that the sheets are not clean, then a good idea is to assign a laundry basket in each room so that it is filled by morning, ready for you to take on the daily load of laundry as well. Another good habit to implement is that everyone needs to at least have all the dishes in the sink before they leave the house if they don’t have enough time to wash them themselves.


If you want to ensure that all major areas stay clean enough, then put cleaning supplies such as surface sprays and a cleaning cloth by places where you feel get the messiest or most dirty. By doing this, you are able to have a quick clean done whenever the need arises.


There are things that can be put off and others that need to be taken care of right away. So to help you have a more organized day and also to ensure that your home is always fresh and clean, try to make a schedule where you do certain tasks, especially the ones that you need to do daily. These can include doing the dishes, laundry, dusting, and so on. The other things that you don’t have to do every day, you can spread out to each day of the week, for example, every day can be assigned a different room to clean.

The key to maintaining the cleanliness and freshness of your home is to have structure and have a schedule that allows you to get everything done in an orderly manner, and of course, to have everyone in the household on board to help you out so that the tasks aren’t as hectic as they may seem.  

Benjamin Wilson

He is a fitness trainer and part-time blogger interested in nutrition and in leading a healthy lifestyle. He writes smart and inspirational articles on nutrition supported by scientific research and his own personal experience in the healthcare industry.
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