• Your Spring Cleaning Checklist

    Spring is soon upon us and that means one thing – spring cleaning! This is a time to refresh your home after a long winter. It feels great to welcome the new season with clean surroundings. You will feel satisfied when your spring cleaning is complete – your home will sparkle with new life. Follow our checklist to make sure you get all the nooks and crannies in every room.

    Living Room

    • Vacuum all rugs
    • Clean walls with a solvent-free degreaser
    • Vacuum upholstery
    • Dust bookshelves and mantles
    • Wash throw pillowcases and blankets

    Bedroom

    • Wash bedding
    • Air out and vacuum mattress
    • Flip or rotate mattresses
    • Vacuum rugs/wax wooden floors
    • Organize clothing
    • Set aside unused garments for donation

    Bathroom

    • Disinfect and wipe down all hard surfaces
    • Clean grout in-between all tile
    • Wash shower curtain (check care tag)
    • Clean mirrors
    • Disinfect toilet
    • Wash all bathmats

    Kitchen

    • Clean and disinfect sink
    • Scrub cooktop/stove
    • Set the oven to self-clean
    • Mop/wax floors
    • Clean out refrigerator
    • Wipe down all hard surfaces
    • Organize cabinets and pantry area

    Every Room

    • Clean baseboards
    • Open the windows to air out the space
    • Wash windows
    • Dust and shine light fixtures

    Spring cleaning is a satisfying way to refresh both your home and your state of mind. In addition to the checklist above, make sure to replace any torn or broken draperies or window fixtures you may find while sprucing up your home. Visit our showroom at Armand’s Drapery for the best selection of home decor for every style and budget to make your house feel fresh this spring and every other season.