Your 2022 Spring Cleaning Checklist

Your 2022 Spring Cleaning Checklist

Your 2022 Spring Cleaning Checklist Special Additions

Refresh Your Kitchen & Bath with Our Spring Cleaning Checklist

As spring approaches, it’s the perfect time to deep clean your space! Follow our spring cleaning checklists for your kitchen and bathroom to get your home sparkling clean.

How to Prepare for Spring Cleaning

Some steps you should take to prepare for spring cleaning in your home are:

  • Getting all your supplies ready, including cleaning products and rags
  • Preparing a designated hamper and trashcan for soiled rags and paper towels
  • Putting kitchen and bathroom linens in the laundry so they can be washed while you clean

Once you get these things ready, it’s time to clean!

Our Tried-And-True Kitchen Spring Cleaning Checklist

The kitchen is a great place to start your spring cleaning routine.

  • Organize the contents of all drawers, cabinets, and pantry
  • Dust, wipe, and disinfect insides and outsides of drawers and cabinets while they are empty for organization
  • Dispose of any expired foods from the pantry, cabinets, and refrigerator
  • Clean each shelf and drawer of your refrigerator, as well as the inside and outside of the door
  • Organize and clean utensil jar, throwing out or donating any broken or seldom-used utensils
  • Dust and deep clean all small appliances such as coffee makers, kettles, toasters, toaster ovens, microwaves, and air fryers
  • Wipe down your knife block and sharpen knives before putting them back into the block
  • Make sure any other items or decor are dusted and cleaned, such as paper towel holders, fruit bowls, clocks, artwork, etc.
  • Dust and disinfect counters and backsplash
  • Clean oven (with a designated oven cleaner or self-clean setting), and clean the inside and outside of the oven door
  • Clean oven and stove knobs, buttons, and grates
  • Vacuum fridge coils
  • Clean garbage disposal
  • Scrub the inside of the sink, disinfect and polish the faucet and knobs
  • Replace sponges and dish rags
  • Wash and disinfect the dish drying rack
  • Wipe down inside and outside of the dishwasher
  • Run dishwasher empty on high heat cycle to clean
  • Wipe any dining or breakfast table, chairs, stools
  • Clean rugs and kitchen mats
  • Wash windows and wipe window sills
  • Sweep and mop floors
  • Clean and disinfect trash, recycling, and compost bins

A Quick & Simple Bathroom Spring Cleaning Checklist

Once your kitchen is squeaky-clean, it’s time to move to the bathroom.

  • Organize all hygiene and grooming products in drawers and cabinets
  • Clean and disinfect drawers and cabinets while they are emptied for organizing
  • Organize counters, disposing of any empty, unused, or expired personal products and medications
  • Wipe and disinfect counters
  • Clean or replace toothbrush holders and soap dispensers
  • Wash windows and wipe window sills
  • Replace shower curtain liners
  • Wash your shower curtains
  • Dust and clean cabinet doors and the outside of drawers and their hardware
  • Clean soap scum from the shower and bathtub
  • Sweep and mop floors
  • Clean and disinfect toilet tank, base, seat, and outside of the bowl
  • Clean and disinfect the inside of the toilet bowl
  • Clean and disinfect trash bins
  • Clean toilet paper holder
  • Scrub and disinfect sink, polish the faucet and knobs

Ready to Revamp Your Home this Season?

After you’ve spring cleaned and your home is sparkling, it’s the perfect time to revamp your space! Contact Special Additions to get started on your kitchen or bathroom renovation today!