Spring Cleaning Checklist

Spring Cleaning Checklist

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It’s Time To Clean House!

It’s Spring! (Even if Idaho weather says different) Spring is a time for rejuvenating your home, opening the windows, getting rid of the winter dust, and getting ready for warmer days! Here is a checklist of all the spring cleaning tasks that will transform your home from winter hibernation mode to fresh spring mode in no time! Who doesn’t like a nice clean house to welcome the new season, and it might be a good time to have a reason to stage your home to put on the market 


Whole House:

  • Clean Baseboards
  • Dust wall decor
  • Launder throw pillow covers and throw blankets
  • Change smoke alarm batteries
  • Wash windows and windowsills
  • Oil wood furniture
  • Dust blinds
  • Dust ceiling fans
  • Clean door frames and light switches
  • Wash scuffed or grimy walls
  • Shake out rugs



  • Sweep and mop behind appliances
  • Clean out drawers and cabinets
  • Clean oven and microwave
  • Wash trashcan and trashcan area
  • Reorganize pantry
  • Sharpen knives
  • Empty fridge and throw away expired condiments
  • Sanitize and rinse inside surfaces of the fridge


Family Room:

  • Vacuum furniture
  • Dust lampshades
  • Replace air filters
  • Dust television and electronics
  • Dust shelf decor and frames


Bedroom & Closet:

  • Rotate or flip the mattress
  • Clean out nightstands
  • Go through closet and make a donate pile
  • Clean under the bed
  • Put dryer sheets in boots and tennis shoes to keep closet smelling fresh



  • Wash decorative towels
  • Replace shower curtain liner
  • Reorganize linen closet
  • Wash bath mats
  • Reorganize medicine cabinets
  • Deep clean shower and tub
  • Throw out expires medication responsibly
  • Dish wash toothbrush holder
  • Rinse and wash bathroom trashcan



  • Throw away/shred accumulated junk mail or unnecessary documents
  • Dust computer and printer
  • Create a filing system for important documents or paperwork
  • Reorganize and dust bookshelves
  • Go through drawers and toss junk



  • Power wash driveway
  • Clean windows
  • Power wash siding
  • Clean & organize tool shed/garage
  • Repair & re-seal deck and fencing
  • Inspect & clean gutters
  • Tighten bolts & fix loose nails
  • Replace outside lightbulbs

There are also some home trends that are popular right now – Try one of these six homes trends out on your home.

Have an extra room in your home that you need to clear out or don’t know what to do with? Click here to read our blog: Five Ways to Repurpose a Spare Room!

Happy Spring!!

Accel Realty Partners


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