By Ruby Helper
Your living room is a reminder of how long it has been since you had guests. There is too much clutter on the coffee table. All the pictures and mirrors have a dusty film.
The most incriminating thing about it all is the dust that falls to the ground when you turn on your ceiling fan. You don't have to be alarmed if this is your living room. This happens to everyone at one time or another.
These are just a few tips to clean a living space quickly and efficiently. We are here to help when you could use a cleaning service to do the dirty work.
We have nine tips for tidying up your living room. These tips will help you create a living space you are proud to show off to your guests.
1. Clean up your Living Room.
Living rooms are the heart of a household. Often, they can be filled with clutter. Before you start cleaning, take out any clutter that is on the floor or couches.
You can use them to store blankets, toys for kids, and dirty dishes leftover from a snack. You can fold the blankets and place other items in a single area that is clear. You can then get on with the rest.
2. Flip Couch Cushions to Create a Clean Look in Your Living Room
Couches can look a little dingy after a few days of heavy use. This problem can be solved in a number of ways. You can grab each cushion and toss it around if you have the time.
This will give the cushion a fuller appearance and fluff it out. You can skip this step and simply flip the cushions. This is also true for the back cushions.
This is a quick way to get a fluffy-looking couch. It will also hide any imprints or stains on the topside.
3. Clearing the Coffee Table
Coffee tables are often used as a place to gather clutter. This problem can be solved by some quick organizing. Get rid of any magazines that you no longer need.
Take out any magazines that you have. You can arrange them in a variety of patterns such as a fan shape. You can use a tray to put together miscellaneous items such as remote controls or reading glasses.
Finally, make sure you have some coasters available for your guests. These steps will ensure that your coffee table is the ideal setting for pleasant conversations.
4. Cleaning mirrors
Mirrors can brighten up a room and make it appear brighter and more vibrant. Mirrors can reflect dust and dirt from dirty surfaces.
There is an easy fix. Use anti-streak cleaning solution to clean any mirror surface. Make sure to clean any mirror-top tables!
This spray can also be used to clean your windows. Clean windows make rooms shine on sunny days!
5. You should change your dusting methods
For their living rooms, many people use some type of dust spray. You can save time and use a microfiber cloth instead. With a gentle wipe, these soft materials can pick up large amounts of dust.
This cloth should be used on all hardtop furniture. If you are in a hurry, furniture you don't want guests to see can be skipped. You can save table legs and mantel tops until you have more time.
6. Give your home some aesthetic touches
A few small touches can make a big difference in creating a clean living space. Light some candles in your living room before guests arrive. This tactic offers several benefits.
Candles have a charming smell that makes people feel at home. You can also create a cozy atmosphere by lighting candles at different times. Bundling candles in groups of three can help to enhance the atmosphere.
A few fresh flowers and wreaths can make your living space stand out. If you have the time, take the time to add those distinctive touches.
7. Natural Light
If you have guests coming over, make sure to let as much natural light as possible in your living room. Draw the curtains and open your blinds.
Also, we recommend that you open your blinds on sunny days.
This makes the space appear more open and inviting. This also has a practical benefit. You can raise the blinds so that nobody can see between the slats.
8. Pet Fur Cleaning
Pets are loved members of your household. The fur they shed around the house is less beloved. Keep a lint roller close to furniture so fur doesn't build up.
Spend a few minutes brushing the cushions before you settle down to read or view TV. This prevents fur from accumulating on furniture.
You can also use a vacuum attachment on some furniture to remove fur. You should ensure that the vacuum attachment doesn't damage your furniture. You should also make sure that the vacuum is running over your furniture until there is no fur left.
These steps should be followed before you invite guests. You can save yourself the embarrassment and shame of having to apologize for their fur-covered clothes.
9. Using Homemade Cleaners
Many people are unaware that homemade cleaners can be used for their home. These cleaners are easy to make and as effective as the brand-name versions.
Most likely, you already have all the ingredients. You can search the Internet for instructions on how to make your own cleaning products.
Think about Hiring Professionals
Cleaning a living space can take only an hour for many people. These tips will help you speed up the process and create a welcoming living space display.
But, what about the rest of the house? If not, don't worry! Instead, contact our professional cleaning services.
Every home we visit receives top-notch care. Bend Cleaning Co is available for a free quote.