Sadly summer is coming to an end. The days are getting shorter, the weather is cooling down and it is time to prepare your house for the cooler months ahead. You also have some extra time off work to really get into the cleaning with the Easter break. You might think you can clean your house all year round however some things need to be deep cleaned before it is too cold.
Furniture especially couches and beds have a long cleaning and drying process. They are also often neglected when it comes to cleaning but carry far more germs and bacteria than most other areas of your home. You need to make sure if you want to really deep clean your furniture you do it before Winter begins. You can clean your furniture yourself however if you don’t know what you are doing it is recommended that you leave it to the professionals.
Your carpet accumulates so much dirt and dust over the summer months you probably have never even thought about. This is due to the warmer weather – the kids are home more, summer is dryer so everything is dustier and you are bringing the allergies from spring and summer plants into the house. You might think you are taking care of it with a regular vacuum but the chances are you are not. Read here about the top three reasons you carpet isn’t actually clean.*link*
Now is the perfect time to clean the inside and outside of your windows. The weather isn’t too hot so the water and soap residue isn’t drying up on you and it is not too cold outside that your hands will freeze in the cleaning process. Read about how Precious Cleaning Services can help with your window cleaning here.
Organise your bedding
This is the perfect time to make sure your warmer bed linens are washed and in good condition for the winter. Start cleaning your current bed linen and storing it in air tight packaging to make sure no moisture can damage it. For your thicker winter doonas and linens check these were stored properly and if not be sure to wash them to avoid any built up allergens.
Sadly summer is ending and so is the ease of the barbecue season. As you will need to move back into the kitchen for those warming roast dinners, soups and casseroles you should ensure the kitchen is in clean enough to do so. The oven is the first place to start, then be sure to check behind and under the fridge, under benchs, tables and chairs. Precious can help with a deep Autmn Kitchen Clean.
It may all seem a bit daunting right now, but Autumn cleaning doesn’t have to be hard. Start early and figure out what you need to tackle. When it all seems a bit too much give Precious Cleaning Services a call and we will figure out the rest.