Daily Schedule to Maintain A Clean House

October 14, 2016 by Neal Zott

Daily Cleaning:

Here’s a few things you should be doing each and every day so simple chores don’t become huge projects

  • Make Bed
  • Wipe Coffee Maker
  • Clean Dirty Dishes
  • Wipe Down Bathroom Surfaces
  • Sort Laundry After Wearing
  • Maintain One Load Size Baskets & Do Laundry Once Full
  • Sweep Kitchen Floor

Weekly Cleaning:

These of things that don’t require daily cleaning, but are still important to keep up with on a monthly basis.

  • Mop or Swiffer Bathroom & Kitchen Floors
  • Change Bedding
  • Wipe Down Inside of Microwave
  • Vacuum Floors and Furniture
  • Clean Mirrors
  • Dust Surfaces
  • Wipe Kitchen Appliances
  • Scrub Bathroom Surfaces


Set a specific day each month to knock these tasks off your to do list

  • Wipe Down Blinds Using Warm Water
  • Dust and Wipe Light Fixtures
  • Vacuum Vents
  • Clean Dishwasher and Laundry Machine

Every 3-6 Months Cleaning:

These things only need to be completed quarterly at most.

  • Wipe Inside of Fridge
  • Clean Inside Oven
  • Wash Pillows & Comforter
  • Vacuum Mattress
  • Clean Out Freezer
  • Clean Patio/Deck & Outdoor Furniture
  • Wash or Replace Shower Curtain & Liner
  • Move and Clean Under Furniture

Yearly Cleaning:

Once a year you should bring in a professional to take care of thoes big cleaning jobs that take specialized equipment or simply are too difficult to do on your own

  • Clean Fireplace & Chimney
  • Clean Around Dryer & Vents
  • Steam Clean Carpets & Upholstery
  • Professionally Clean Windows Inside and Out Including Tracks
  • Professional Clean Window Screens
  • Clean Out Gutters