Posts Tagged: Apartment cleaning tips

5 Ways You Can Declutter Your Apartment Today
5 Ways You Can Declutter Your Apartment Today

5 Ways You Can Declutter Your Apartment Today

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Every Fall I get the urge to declutter my space. It’s like my own version of Spring cleaning, except it’s “all of my stuff needs to go” Autumn. If you’ve got the declutter bug like I do, here are 5 simple ways that you can declutter your apartment today. 1. Get Rid of the Knick…
Add These 5 Quick Cleaning Hacks for Your Nightly Routine
Add These 5 Quick Cleaning Hacks for Your Nightly Routine

Add These 5 Quick Cleaning Hacks for Your Nightly Routine

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s easy to get into a good nightly routine once you’ve moved into your first apartment, and it will happen no matter what! If you’re intentional with you time, you can get into a routine that is beneficial to your own mental well-being, and your apartment too! Check out these quick cleaning hacks and add…
Should You Hire a Professional Cleaner?
Should You Hire a Professional Cleaner?

Should You Hire a Professional Cleaner?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
As a first-time renter, you’ve just started your career and you’re on your own for the first time. You often don’t have a lot of money and you’re just learning how to seriously follow a budget. A cleaning service is for the wealthy, for those older than you, totally unnecessary. Right? Mostly, yes. But there…
Spring Cleaning: 5 Basic (and Best!) Cleaning Tools
Spring Cleaning: 5 Basic (and Best!) Cleaning Tools

Spring Cleaning: 5 Basic (and Best!) Cleaning Tools

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s first weekend in March, time for spring cleaning! But before you start, make sure you have the right tools for the job. This five piece tool kit will get you through every apartment cleaning task! Any broom, dustpan, vacuum, mop, and bucket will work for the job – but, they might not work well.…
How to Find Time to Clean the Apartment
How to Find Time to Clean the Apartment

How to Find Time to Clean the Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Everyone likes a clean home. Not everyone likes to clean. Not everyone seems to have the time to clean. Whether or not you enjoy the process, keeping your place clean is necessary. Its better for both your physical and mental health I am a clean freak. When the place isn’t clean, my stress levels are…
Spring Cleaning: A Clean Place and a Happy You!
Spring Cleaning: A Clean Place and a Happy You!

Spring Cleaning: A Clean Place and a Happy You!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Winter has finally made her way out. Like any storm passing through, the season has left a mess, and I’m not just talking about the salt covered roads. There’s that pile of papers that you just didn’t have time to put away or that chair in your room that has a stack of clothes. Your…
Wash or Toss: 6 Everyday Items You Are Probably Forgetting To Clean
Wash or Toss: 6 Everyday Items You Are Probably Forgetting To Clean

Wash or Toss: 6 Everyday Items You Are Probably Forgetting To Clean

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Certain commonly used household items are often forgotten about when you do you weekly (or monthly) apartment cleaning. Think sponges, shower curtains, A/C filters. These items can get just as dirty and bacteria-ridden as your toilet, but are you cleaning them enough?  Here is a quick guide on when to replace, wash or toss as…
Inspiring Joy: Words Of Wisdom From The Life Changing Magic Of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
Inspiring Joy: Words Of Wisdom From The Life Changing Magic Of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Inspiring Joy: Words Of Wisdom From The Life Changing Magic Of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
“Clean your room! Do your dishes!” Do these words fill your veins with ice cubes? Does contemplating your closets and silverware drawers make you want to file your taxes, schedule a dentist appointment, or volunteer for community service – anything to avoid cleaning or organizing your apartment? Many of us carry trauma around the idea…
Stay Clean & Green With These Natural Products!
Stay Clean & Green With These Natural Products!

Stay Clean & Green With These Natural Products!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Natural Apartment Cleaning By Chloe Mydlowski Some of us enjoy cleaning, some absolutely dread it, and some have yet to really get their hands dirty. As a once-upon-a-time professional cleaner, I will let you in on a few secrets to make the process greener, easier, and less expensive. Add these tips to my Cleaning Checklist…
Complete Apartment Cleaning Checklist
Complete Apartment Cleaning Checklist

Complete Apartment Cleaning Checklist

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Complete Apartment Cleaning Checklist by Chloe Mydlowski I view cleaning my apartment as a positive chore because it helps bring the space to an equilibrium of functionality and effectiveness. It is a simple task, and with a little organization, it can be done in a repeating manner that will never take up too much time,…