Spring into Cleaning!

Spring Cleaning: Refresh, Revive, Rejuvenate.

Whether you’re looking to spruce up your living space or just want to feel refreshed and confident in your home, this spring cleaning checklist has all you need. From deep-cleaning carpets and furniture, to organising closets and drawers, this comprehensive guide will help you get ready for spring in full swing.

Overall Home

  • Dust ceiling fans & light fixtures

  • Clean windowsills and window tracts

  • Clean your floor vents 
  • Vacuum and/or wipe down curtains and blinds

  • Wipe baseboards and dust room corners

  • Wipe down your walls

  • Freshen up carpets by sprinkling baking soda and then vacuuming after letting it sit for 15-30 minutes

  • Test batteries in all smoke detectors

  • Disinfect door knobs, cabinet handles, light switches

  • Wash your reusable grocery bags

  • Reorganize your junk drawers

  • Wash interiors of windows (see @gocleanco for some awesome tips and tools on cleaning your windows)


  • Wipe down all appliances including coffee maker, toaster, microwave, etc.

  • Replace or clean the range hood/hood fan filter

  • Empty refrigerator, throw out any condiments or food that has passed it’s expiry date, wipe down inside of fridge & defrost freezer

  • Clean & re-organize pantry

  • Clean the inside of your oven & scrub the stove top/range

  • Clear out cabinets and wash the shelving

  • Sanitize your sink and clean the inner rim of the sink guard

  • Clean behind and underneath the fridge

  • Empty and clean the crumb tray of your toaster/toaster oven


  • Scrub the shower and bath tub (vinegar and baking soda are a great solution to build up on the glass doors)

  • Wash shower curtain & floor mat

  • Organize and wipe down cabinet shelving and drawers

  • Scrub the toilet & tiles around it

  • Properly dispose of any old medications, make-up and toiletries

  • Clean your make-up brushes

  • Use a grout cleaner to brighten up your tile grout

  • Remove hard water build up from your shower head and sink faucets by tying a plastic bag filled with water and vinegar around the faucets and letting sit for up to an hour


  • Organize closet and drawers

  • Wash bedding & pillows

  • Rotate mattress

  • Disinfect kids’ toys

Laundry Room

  • Clean behind washer and dryer

  • Thoroughly clean lint trap & vacuum your dryer vent on the exterior of the home

  • Make sure you are cleaning your washing machine filters every couple of months & disinfecting your washing machine seal often

Living Room

  • Remove furniture cushion pieces and vacuum throughout to remove any crumbs, dirt, etc.

  • Refresh your throw pillows

Home office

  • Disinfect keyboard, mouse and phone

  • Wipe down your computer screen


  • Re-organize and sweep your garage

  • Pressure wash your deck and patio furniture

  • Wash your garbage, recycling and compost bins

  • Remove your window screens and clean with soapy water, then wash the exterior of your windows

  • Clean your door mats (exterior ones – hose down and air dry), indoor ones – vacuum on both sides)

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