If you spend time at home, chances are you’re doing things to decrease the overall cleanliness of your house. You can’t help it; you’re a busy person. You’ve got errands to run, work to do, and maybe kids to chauffeur around town. So, it’s much easier to dump things where they don’t belong and move on with what you’re doing. But those little things all add up and before you know it you need to do some fake-cleaning before anybody sees your house! As a working girl myself, I found that these daily habits help keep my house in better order. I don’t always manage to keep these habits, but just being aware of them has helped me tremendously!
How to fake-clean your house quickly and pretend it always looks this way in 5 steps!
When you are having unexpected guests dropping by (in-laws, friends, colleagues) and your house looks normal (read: a mess) there are a few quick things you can do to improve its state of cleanliness without looking like you tried too hard. These are ranked in order of importance, so start at the top and work your way through. Also, only clean the rooms that your guests will see and completely ignore the others. Now is not the time to clean the vanity in the master bathroom or finally find the floor in the garage. Continue reading 5 Steps to Fake-Clean Your House Like a Pro!