Posts Tagged: apartment cleaning

How to Clean Out Your Closet in 5 Steps
How to Clean Out Your Closet in 5 Steps

How to Clean Out Your Closet in 5 Steps

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Your closet can be a helpful storage space in your home, or it can be such an embarrassing mess you’re just thankful it has a door so visitors never see inside. With a few simple steps, however, you can clean out your closet, leaving only the things you’ll actually use, and you can keep it…
How to Create a Cleaning Schedule
How to Create a Cleaning Schedule

How to Create a Cleaning Schedule

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Keeping your first apartment clean can seem like a serious hassle – things just pile up! If you do your basic cleaning tasks consistently, however, the mess won’t get too overwhelming. If you want to know how to create and stick to a cleaning schedule, keep on reading.  List all your tasks The first step…
How to Clean the Kitchen: The Best Way to Clean Every Kitchen Surface
How to Clean the Kitchen: The Best Way to Clean Every Kitchen Surface

How to Clean the Kitchen: The Best Way to Clean Every Kitchen Surface

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Keeping your kitchen clean is an essential part of living on your own in your first apartment. Want to know the best ways to clean every kitchen surface? Read on below! Backsplash A great place to start cleaning is with your kitchen backsplash. You’ll need cleaning spray and a slightly abrasive brush or sponge. You…
How to Clean Your New Apartment Before You Move In
How to Clean Your New Apartment Before You Move In

How to Clean Your New Apartment Before You Move In

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
So you’re getting ready to move into your new apartment and want to make sure you get everything cleaned before the big day. Where do you start? There’s a lot to do, and with just a little preparation, you can get your apartment cleaned like a pro. Keep reading to learn how to get your…
Nine Cleaning Tips You Need To Hear
Nine Cleaning Tips You Need To Hear

Nine Cleaning Tips You Need To Hear

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Cleaning needs to be practiced, not just for efficiency and effectiveness, but because it always needs to be done. After all, dirt and dust inevitably pile up, and you can’t stop that. But that doesn’t make cleaning a joy. Fret not, though: With these nine cleaning tips, you’ll have no problem getting the job done.…
Your Ultimate Spring Cleaning Task List
Your Ultimate Spring Cleaning Task List

Your Ultimate Spring Cleaning Task List

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Spring cleaning sounds nice in theory, but it can be overwhelming in execution. Although you want to give your apartment a deep cleaning, you might not always know where to start. If you’re unsure, here’s a thorough spring cleaning task list to get your apartment squeaky clean. 1. Declutter One important task while spring cleaning…
Pros and Cons: Traditional Mops vs. Steam Mops
Pros and Cons: Traditional Mops vs. Steam Mops

Pros and Cons: Traditional Mops vs. Steam Mops

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
In our Pros and Cons series, we weigh the advantages and disadvantages of important decisions that apartment dwellers are making every day. Whether it’s time for spring cleaning or you’re just doing your regular apartment cleaning, traditional mops and steam mops are both great choices for making your floors shine like new. That said, with…
Vacuuming vs. Sweeping: Which Situations Call for Which?
Vacuuming vs. Sweeping: Which Situations Call for Which?

Vacuuming vs. Sweeping: Which Situations Call for Which?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When it’s time for daily cleaning or a bigger occasion like spring cleaning, some people prefer vacuuming, but sweeping advocates will insist that vacuums aren’t necessary. Others still might sweep and then vacuum instead of doing one or the other. However, in some situations, one might indeed be better than the other. Below, find out…
Pros and Cons: Hardwood vs. Tile Floors
Pros and Cons: Hardwood vs. Tile Floors

Pros and Cons: Hardwood vs. Tile Floors

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
In our Pros and Cons series, we weigh the advantages and disadvantages of important decisions that apartment dwellers are making every day. Some people prefer having wood floors in their apartment and others may prefer tile floors, but both flooring types have obvious advantages and disadvantages. That’s why it can be hard to choose between…