Your home is your sanctuary, and keeping up with the daily housekeeping can sometimes be annoying, especially with all the time we’ve all been spending at home lately. The mess can just pile up, and if you don’t make it a habit to tidy up, you will be left with one giant mess. It’s time to start creating good habits that can eventually just become part of your daily routine so you can feel calm at home. Here are some tips you can follow!
Clean as you go
This one might seem the most obnoxious, but it is the one that is going to make the biggest difference. If you let things pile up for “later,” you will reach a point where “later” becomes a messy, untidy place that you will not even know where to begin cleaning! As a rule of thumb, if it will take less than 5 minutes to clean, then you have to do it. If you make that a habit, you’ll see that you will start to maintain a cleaner house!
No one is perfect and that is ok! Your house doesn’t need to be 100% clean 100% of the time. We all have that room in our house that we spend most of our time in, so at least make it your mission to keep that room as tidy as possible. Being in a tidy room decreases anxiety, and if you spend your time in a messy room you will probably spend more time anxious about having to clean it up.
Make your bed every morning
This one is a breeze! Studies actually show that if you make your bed in the morning, you will be more productive throughout your day. Having a bed made not only makes your room look nicer, but it also automatically makes it look more organized, even if it really isn't! Once you make this a part of your daily routine, like brushing your teeth, you won't be able to go on your day without doing it.
Get other household members involved
Teamwork makes the dreamwork, and in this case, teamwork makes your house cleaner! If everyone who lives in your home puts in their part, though big or small, it can make a huge difference in the long run! Not only will this make you all develop healthier habits at home, but it will also help you maintain some peace of mind with a cleaner home.
Always have the basic cleaning supplies
And lastly, but definitely not least, it is extremely important to always have cleaning essentials near you. Whether it’s a spill, or a missing cup for your guest, it’s very important that you have at least a dish cleaner on hand. And luckily for you, we just released our dish soaps! Say goodbye to messy counters, dirty dishes and hello to cleaning supplies that actually work without all of the harsh chemicals ! Our dish soaps are Biobased certified so you can make clean living a part of all of your routines, not just your skincare!