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5 Daily Habits to Keep Your Home Organized

Small tasks can make a huge difference

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To be able to fully enjoy the comforts of our home, we always make it a point to keep it clean and organized. After all, no one wants to live in a messy space.

To avoid a cluttered home, there are daily habits that you can develop to keep your space tidy. These five must-dos are easy-to-do so you won't feel overwhelmed when cleaning or organizing your home sweet home. 

Source: Martha Stewart | Main photos from hgtv.com and Dakila Angeles.

Fix your bed

It's a bit tempting to leave your bed as is when you get up, especially when you're in a hurry. However, simple things like fixing your pillows and folding your blankets can quickly organize your bedroom. Click here for easy tips when organizing your sheets.

RL Tip: Don’t leave piles of clothing or books on your bed! Organize your side table so you can accommodate and display a couple of essentials. 

Photo by Dakila Angeles.

Control clutter

Don’t allow clutter to build up in your room! As much as possible, keep your stuff organized by returning it to its rightful place. Avoid placing things that you don’t use daily in busy areas such as your bathroom or hallway. Instead, keep your collectibles such as magazines or books in adjustable shelves to keep clutter at bay.

Click here for more decluttering tips.

Photo by Miguel Nacianceno.

Practice

Before you leave your home, make sure that you don’t leave a mess! Don’t forget to wipe your dining table, wash your dishes or even throw your garbage. If you do these things daily, it will surely help lessen clutter.

Get easy cleaning hacks here.

Photo by Miguel Nacianceno.

Wipe spills immediately

Banish stains quickly! Don't leave coffee stains and other marks on your kitchen counters or tables. Wipe them as soon as possible using a damp microfiber cloth. Let this basic stain removal guide help you deal with tough stains. 

Photo from cleanipedia.me.

Sweep the floors

Keep your floors dirt-free by sweeping it daily! Use your trusty walis tambo to sweep out dust and dirt inside your home then use the walis tingting to reach the highest corners or to clean the lanai and garage. Click here for more cleaning tips for the garage

RL Tip: Mopping floors properly help keep your space spotless, too. 

Photo from hgtv.com.

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