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7 Tips To Spring Clean the Kid’s Room

Spring is the time of the year when we think of giving our homes a deep-clean. By far, one of the more challenging feats is giving our children’s room a thorough cleaning. This is because their rooms are often more cluttered and filled with small toys.

It’s not the easiest job to tackle, but it can be done! Here are 7 tips to spring clean the kid’s rooms:

TIP 1: Get the Junk Out of the Way

Embrace the concept that “less is more” and teach it to your children too. It’ll be easier to clean the kid’s room once you declutter.

First, you want to have a big bag ready to place trash in. This bag will be reserved for broken toys, crumpled papers, and bits and pieces that are useless. Just throw it all in there!

Secondly, you want a box to place things in that you know the kids can part with. Here comes a tricky part. My two children are completely different when it comes to this. One wants […]

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10 Ways to Make Spring Cleaning Environmentally Friendly

March 20 — the first day of Spring — has an undeniable appeal; chirping birds, blooming flowers, and laughing neighbor kids are a reminder of the new life that the season brings. Along with the mild weather of Spring comes a chance to renew our homes and our gardens with a little spring cleaning.

This year, focus on spring cleaning in a way that protects the environment, too. Use these green spring cleaning tips to revive your living space with minimal environmental impact.

10 Ways to Make Spring Cleaning Environmentally Friendly

  1. Make your own towels: If you’re sick of sorting mismatched socks, get them out of the rotation by reusing them as rags. You can do the same for old tee shirts or stained bath towels to keep them out of a landfill. Another great option for producing a streak-free shine is to use old newspapers to dry surfaces after cleaning them.
  2. Kick the chemicals: Many of the most common household cleaners on the market are filled with chemicals that may kill germs, but […]