For some, cleaning is the most relaxing thing in the world — an activity you look forward to every day, week, or month. For others, it can be incredibly stressful and exhausting, especially when you have a million other things on your plate. Either way, there are probably times when you can see the dirt and dust piling up around the house, but little time to get rid of it. That’s when knowing quicker ways to clean your house can come really in handy. With these tips, you’ll finally know the secret to cleaning your house fast. But, in order to make the most of your time, there are a few things professionals suggest doing before you start cleaning.
“Pick up, and put away everything [that] has gathered on the floor,” Sharon Lowenheim, MBA, MSE, certified professional organizer, and founder of Organizing Goddess, Inc., tells Woman’s Day. “Then, do the same with all the surfaces.” Kate Pawlowski, founding partner of Done & Done Home, echoes Lowenheim’s sentiment, adding that what makes cleaning so difficult for some people is that they have too much lying around the house. “We always suggest that doing a big declutter will make cleaning so much faster since everything is put away in its home,” Pawlowski tells Woman’s Day