In memory of
Jared High
Household Rooms

Storage Area and/or Sewing room

Closets/Shelves and Books

  • Clean out the clutter.
  • Dust and vacuum books. (Donate old unused books to a library)
  • Wash and dust the shelves, and walls if needed.
  • Organize neatly.
Sewing Drawers and Equipment
  • Clean out the clutter
  • Take out each drawer and clean, dust or vacuum the casing
  • Dust, or wood wax tops and sides. (Murphy's oil soup is recommended)
  • Reline the drawers if necessary
  • Repair as needed or donate unusable items
  • Dry dust weekly all equipment, etc.
  • Organize neatly.  (Take note of what supplies are low)
Window Dressings
  • Vacuum drapes and sheers or hang them outside to freshen them, or if the weather isn't good put them in the dryer on the air cycle for 15 minutes (re-hang immediately).  Wash curtains if they are washable
  • Wash sheers if needed
  • Dust or wash blinds
  • Wash windows
Walls
  • Spot clean walls
  • Clean framed picture glass
  • If a ceiling looks bad enough to be washed, it's time to repaint
Floors
  • Sweep, Vacuum, or clean floor and baseboards. (If floor can be waxed do this at least once a year - twice is ideal)
  • Vacuum edges of carpet using crevice tool
  • Wash dirty traffic areas, spot clean rug
Freezer
  • Defrost freezer
  • Clean and organize freezer
  • Clean under freezer and brush or vacuum out coils
Other Chores
  • Air out the room with outside air when possible
  • Dust picture frames, decorations and everything else that could gather dust
  • Check for cobwebs. (Put a damp towel or a rag on a broom for easy reach)
  • Clean light fixtures and replace bulbs with energy efficient ones
  • Wash windows, glass and mirrors
  • A good time to move furniture for a change, is when doing a heavy cleaning
  • Take out the trash and change trash liners


Outdoor Chores

  • Wash out awnings
  • De-spider the outside of the house with a strong spray hose
  • Clean the barbecues
  • Spray down the sidewalks and driveway
  • Clean or wash all outdoor furniture
  • Clean the garbage cans
  • Clean rust from tools
  • Clean the Window screens
  • Wash outdoor windows
  • Pull weeds for ten minutes a day.


Closets and Dressers/Hallways and Stairs

  • Clean out the clutter
  • Dust thoroughly or wash (murphy's Oil Soap is recommended
  • Organize neatly
  • Spot wash walls.  If a ceiling looks bad enough to be washed, it's time to repaint
  • Clean framed picture glass
  • Clean light fixtures and replace bulbs with energy efficient ones
  • Sweep, Vacuum, or clean floor and baseboards.  (If floor can be waxed do this at least once a year - twice is ideal)
  • Vacuum edges of carpet using crevice tool
  • Wash dirty traffic areas, spot clean rug


Family Room/Living Room/Recreation Room

Toys

  • Remove broken toys. Give away, sell, or store unused toys
  • Clean toys, vacuum stuffed animals
  • Clean or dust VCR, T.V., and Stereo (and other electronic toys)
  • Clean the T.V. screen
Window Dressings
  • Vacuum drapes and sheers or hang them outside to freshen them, or if the weather isn't good put them in the dryer on the air cycle for 15 minutes (re-hang immediately).  Wash curtains if they are washable.
  • Wash sheers if needed
  • Dust or wash blinds
  • Wash windows
Walls
  • Spot clean walls
  • Clean framed picture glass
  • If a ceiling looks bad enough to be washed, it's time to repaint
Floors
  • Sweep, Vacuum, or clean floor. (If floor can be waxed do this at least once a year - twice is ideal)
  • Sweep, Vacuum or clean baseboards
  • Vacuum edges of carpet using crevice tool
  • Wash dirty traffic areas, spot clean rug
Furniture
  • Clean upholstery.  (Vacuum couches and chairs)
  • Clean wood furniture
  • Clean and/or dust other furniture
  • Clean piano
Other
  • Clean out the clutter
  • Dust books and de-cobweb all rooms
  • Clean light fixtures and replace bulbs with energy efficient ones
  • Clean out the fireplace when needed (more often when it's used)


Bedrooms/Child's room/Nursery - Office and/or Den
Bathrooms - Kitchen and Dining Room
Storage Area and/or Sewing room - Outdoor Chores - Closets and Dressers/Hallways and Stairs - Family Room/Living Room/Recreation Room
 

CLEANING CALENDAR
MONTH BY MONTH
JANUARY
Bedrooms - window dressings, closets, drawers, dressers, bed
FEBRUARY
Bedrooms - window dressings, walls, floors, child's bedrooms
MARCH
Bathrooms - window dressings, walls, floors, medicine chest, necessities
APRIL
Kitchen - windows, walls, floors, cabinets, sink, appliances, furniture
MAY
Storage room(s) - freezer, windows, walls, floors, closets, bookcases
JUNE
Outdoor Cleaning - awnings, sidewalks, furniture, garbage cans, window screens
JULY
Living Room - Window dressings, walls, floors, furniture, carpets and rugs
AUGUST
Closets & Dressers - Hallways & Stairs
general cleaning
SEPTEMBER
Bathrooms - walls, floors, drawers, cupboards, linen closet, necessities
OCTOBER
Kitchen & Dining Room - same as April, china cabinet
NOVEMBER
Family Room/Recreation Room - toys, windows, walls, floors, furniture, others
DECEMBER
Office, Den or Sewing room - general cleaning

CLEANING CALENDAR
MONTHLY - WEEKLY - DAILY - NEVER-ENDING
Monthly Chores:
de-cobweb all rooms
spot clean walls
clean all light fixtures
clean stove and microwave
clean T.V. screen
wash windows that show
Weekly Chores:
clean fireplace
clean refrigerator
dust & vacuum thoroughly
scrub toilets & sinks
scrub bathtubs and showers
change sheets
Daily Chores:
clean up any clutter
make beds
wash dishes
sweep/vacuum as needed
Never ending chores:
laundry
take out the trash
clean up after meals
smile like it's not a chore
"Each of us is created in the "image of God" with an eternal soul, and a value that exceeds the combined worth of the universe."

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