Tips for Quick and Efficient Cleaning
These tips aren’t rocket science, but certain house-cleaning techniques enable you to clean faster and more efficiently, giving you more time to relax and enjoy your clean and tidy home:
Start at the far side of the room when you do the floors so that you don’t walk back into the clean or wet area.
Use a handled tray when you dust shelves. Off-load the shelf’s contents onto the tray while you clean the shelf.
Wash walls from top to bottom so that you can wipe away drips as you go.
Use long, firm, directional strokes when you sweep or scrub, resisting the urge to rub quickly back and forth, which can rub dirt back in.
Make your duster or cloth into a small pad and keep turning it over so that you always present a clean section to the furniture.