“You are as clean as your house.” said my mother when she saw that my room was completely messed up. So? I stopped bathing. Well, I’ve always been a loophole type.
So naively to expect her to clean the room after saying something worldly. Well that didn’t work, but when I grew up I realized the importance of cleaning.
Not just health concerns, but basic hygiene too. And when it comes to cleaning we generally think of the interiors, but what about the exteriors? When was the last time you cleaned the exterior of your home?
Back to the reasons not to clean?
Yeah, that sounds daunting. Cleaning the outside isn’t a breeze, but it’s important after you’ve spent so much on your home. So why lose the charm just because you don’t feel like getting up from the couch today?
You don’t have to do this on a daily basis, but it would be enough to purify it from the outside in a blue moon once. So clear your schedule for this weekend as your home needs a new renovation.
The first impression is important!
Do you have fences around your house? Then it is important to take care of them. Most houses use wooden fences. Wood because it is warm and has an aesthetic appeal. But then you have to take care of it too.
Try cleaning it whenever you have time. But if the condition is bad, it is best to repaint it. This gives your house a fresh look. Try to repaint your fence every 3 to 4 years. Or you can always just touch up a little.
A clean driveway says a lot about your home. My mother would probably say that. But that’s true. No matter how beautiful your home may look, an uncleaned driveway could ruin the overall aesthetic of the home.
Clean your driveway regularly and notice the difference. One thing I’ve learned over time is that cleaning not only helps kill germs, but it also affects your mental health.
You can install colorful flowers along the driveway and escalate all the beauty of the entrance to your home. Great idea, right? Am grateful.
Nothing is more beautiful than healthy flowers and properly cared for grass on your lawn. Do you feel stress? Take care of your lawn and see the stress subside. That’s what the lawn is for. The whole idea of a lawn is to increase the amount of green space and make your house look all the more beautiful.
But it requires a lot of maintenance. They have a life, so it is your responsibility to give them what they need to grow and bloom. Brick the garden and trim the extras regularly to keep it neat and tidy.
If you don’t have the time or space to have a lawn, consider planting plants in pots and containers. Put them in front of your house and greet your visitors with the eccentric beauty of plants and flowers. You can always customize it with a few nice ideas. Now you have to get a little upset.
A clean driveway and lawn look so good, but your clutter only takes the beauty knife down. This means that the toys, bikes, and exercise equipment are pretty well taken care of in the garage instead of taking up random spots in the yard at will. If it is too much work for you, it is better if you get it Housekeeping service in NYC and weaken the whole mess.
Do not forget about your shoes on the porch, additional bushes and trees that cover everything to destroy the beauty of the house. If you have pets, you need to clean them up regularly. Hygiene! Do not forget that.
I love the windows. Today houses have more windows than walls. Correct? This may make your home feel all the more spacious and appreciative, but they are often difficult to maintain. You need to regularly clean the outside of the windows. We tend to regularly clean it inside but leave it outside for another day.
Well, today is another day. All the best as you will need a ladder to clean the glass windows on the second floor as well. Yes! These windows too. Clean everything.
That makes a big difference. About the appearance of the house and the health of the people living in it. You have invested so much in your home so don’t step back to look after it. You could always tune some music and make it seem funnier. I know. I know. It cleans. It can’t be fun.
After you’ve cleaned the windows, it’s time to power wash the deck and clean the exhaust. The ventilation slots must be cleaned and serviced, as a clogged one can pose a great fire hazard and also affect the efficiency of the dryer. The cleaning of a vent is all the more important. However, if you find any damage, you should call a professional to have it repaired.
Washing may be all your deck needs. Power wash and check for loose boards. If so, you may only have a little bit more work to do than just washing with electricity. But that’s the fun of the game. Constant maintenance can save you a lot of money and extend the life of your home.
Clean up the mess you’ve made on your porch. Yes, I am talking about sports equipment, shoes and everything else that should be in the garage or in your shop and not on the veranda. Remember, it should be a peaceful place and that is one reason you need to clean everything up.
Add a bench or swing, paint the railings, and design a couple of chairs along the door to make everything so calming. I already imagine it everything look nice.
And when it’s all done, satisfaction trumps with the hard work you’ve done. Not to mention all of the calories you burned to get there. Clean outdoor areas will make you feel at home again. So much that you can proudly show your home again.
Ah … now that you’re all done with it, relax because in a few months you’ll have to do it again.