Warmer days are just around the corner. But while we’re still stuck inside, why not get our spring cleaning done? After all, once it’s green and glorious outside, that’s where we’ll want to be. Not inside scrubbing the kitchen sink. And especially so at our Shea Homes Colorado communities, where there’s so much natural beauty to enjoy, with miles of trails and acres of open space. So kick off your spring cleaning with these strategies for efficiently knocking out the inside work. Then you’ll be ready for all the outdoor adventures to come.
Start by gathering your favorite tips at Shea’s Home Hints Pinterest board, a handy source for ideas on home and yard maintenance, cleaning, and updating home décor. If you’re not in the mood yet to get down and dirty, start with some high-level—yet highly satisfying—organizational projects. Like creating a home office filing system, including headers and sub-headers for everything from internet bills and garage door opener warranties to love letters and children’s artwork.
After a long day of work, meetings and finally getting yourself to the gym, when you step inside your inviting front door, the aura of the sofa is often too strong to resist. The next time you find yourself perched upon the comfort of your couch, too comfortably content to sort out the lights from the darks in your hamper and with no landlord to call to repaint that mark in the paint you made, consider downloading some of the following apps to help you organize your chores, and, in some cases, provide ways for you to contract out your to-do list.
When the flowers start to bloom and the birds begin to chirp, only one thing can be around the corner: spring cleaning. After months of in-home hibernation, sunlight finally peaks through your windows, highlighting the crammed corners and dusty shelves of your home. To tackle this sometimes intimidating task, we’ve broken down 7 easy spring cleaning tips and tricks that will pack the biggest punch. If reading our tips gets you inspired, print out our 7 Day Cleaning Checklist to maintain your “spring-cleaned” house all year long!