A New Parent’s Guide to a Clean House in 15 Minutes a Day or Less

Being a new parent is by no means easy. Once you have a baby, expect your house’s look and feel to change. You not only have limited time, but the kids do all they can to make the house untidy.

This is no time to have OCD. Perfection is best left to the homes without kids. It is a perfect time when just trying is good enough. So how do you keep the house at least presentable? The tips below will help you clean that house in 15minutes or less.

 Daily Chores

  • Wash dishes
  • Wipe counter-tops and tables
  • Make beds
  • Take out rubbish
  • Spot sweep
  • Spot mop
  • Wipe shoes

Weekly Chores

  • Sweep and mop floors
  • Brush carpets and rugs
  • Wipe down kitchen appliances
  • Wipe down TV and other appliances
  • Change bedding
  • Polish mirrors
  • Dust shelves and furniture
  • Do, fold and put away the laundry
  • Clean toilets and bathrooms

Monthly Chores

  • Clean the large appliances like fridges, ovens and microwaves
  • Clean cabinets
  • Disinfect dust bins
  • Wipe door knobs and Switches
  • Wash Carpets and Rugs

Seasonal Chores

  • Clean curtains and blinders
  • Clean duvets and comforters
  • Take out expired groceries

As a new mom, how do you keep your house clean?

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