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House Cleaning Chore Checklist

With our busy schedules, who has time to think about what needs to be done.

If you like going to concerts in the park with your friends and entertaining afterwards, you may find yourself frantically running around the house willy nilly cleaning one area but forgetting another all together.

And this can and does happen (I've been there and done it), especially when it's a work night and time is short between the time you get home and the time you leave.

So I'm tired of being unorganized and whipped up this checklist into daily, weekly, monthly, seasonal, and even a customized section for cleaning up when you'll be entertaining.

This at-a-glance housecleaning checklist will quickly help you and others get the house clean. (From a woman that has really had to learn to get her act together!)

Don't let the chores pile up and sit undone when you can stay on top of them.

You can download the Excel file and add additional tasks as needed.

Download this House Cleaning Chore Checklist in Excel format.

HOUSE CLEANING CHORE CHECKLIST
DONE DAILY
Wash, Dry, and Fold Laundry (if needed, can be done weekly)
Put Dishes Away - Dirty & Clean
Straighten Up Living Areas
Check Mail - Toss the Garbage & File the Rest
Pick Up & Put Away Shoes, Coats, School Bags, Dirty Clothes
Take Out Garbage
DONE WEEKLY
Wash Bedding, Towels, Work Clothes
Dust Living Areas
Clean Bathrooms
Vacuum Living Areas
Water Indoor Plants
Clean Kitchen
Toss Spoiled Food from Fridge
DONE MONTHLY
Dust Tops of Shelves, Fans, Cabinets
Remove Cobwebs from Ceiling and Corners
Vacuum Under Furniture
Clean Interior Windows, Sliders & Window Sills
Mop Floors
Wash Throw Rugs
Clean Exterior Doors
Clean Dryer Vents
Check Food in Refrigerator for Expiration Dates
Check Food in Cupboards & Pantry for Expiration Dates
Clean and Organize Closets & Drawers
DONE SEASONALLY
Touch Up Any Damaged Walls
Wash Walls & Light Fixtures
Clean Window Coverings
Defrost Freezer
Clean Refrigerator Coils & Vent
Replace Air Conditioner & Furnace Filters
Clean Fireplace
Check Smoke Detector Batteries
Clean Outside Windows & Screens
Clean Gutters
Clean Patio Furniture & Grill
DONE QUICK CLEAN FOR ENTERTAINING
Pick Up Dirty Laundry
Straighten Living Areas
Clean Bathrooms
Clean Kitchen
Pick Up Garbage and Take Out (if needed)
Dust
Clean Porch and Patio

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Born and raised in Seattle, Washington, Mrs Clean (Corina Wilson) is not only the owner of the company, but a very busy mother of 3 children.

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Mrs Clean realized long ago, that a clean home is a necessity, not a luxury when we are struggling to find the time in our day to cover the very basic levels of work and/or family obligations. The battle seems to never end... (but that's why we're here to help!)

When Mrs Clean is not busy managing her house cleaning company or running her kids back and forth to their events, she enjoys experimenting with natural and non-toxic cleaners and learning new techniques to remove stains.

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