Spring Cleaning Checklist

Spring is right around the corner, and your home may be due for a deep clean, so we’ve compiled a spring cleaning checklist. We’ve broken it down room by room to help you tackle this annual spring feat. Deep cleaning your home regularly can help you stay on top of larger maintenance issues down the road.

Spring Cleaning Checklist
Spring Cleaning Checklist

First you will want to go through all of your clothing, food, toys, etc. You’ll want to have a bin for garbage, donation, and keep. Sort through everything to get rid of any unneeded items to eliminate any additional clutter. Once you tackle this you can get started on the next phase. Before tackling spring cleaning it’s a good idea to make sure you have all the supplies necessary. Grab cleaning supplies from your local supermarket or dollar store.


  1. Wipe down cabinets
  2. Spray and wipe down countertops
  3. Sanitize and polish fridge exterior and interior
  4. Defrost and wipe down freezer
  5. Pull appliances out to clean behind
  6. Sweep and mop the floors
  7. Deep scrub your sink and clean drain/plumbing (check out these great natural home drain cleaners here)
  8. Clean interior and exterior of the oven
  9. Dust top of cabinets
  10. Wipe down baseboards


  1. Vacuum floors
  2. Wash bedding
  3. Dust ceiling fan
  4. Vacuum curtains
  5. Wipe down windowsills
  6. Wash windows
  7. Vacuum and clean upholstery on any furniture
  8. Dust dressers/shelves

Laundry Room:

  1. Clean dryer vent
  2. Clean lint trap
  3. Organize laundry products
  4. Wipe down walls
  5. Wipe down baseboards
  6. Clean Washer

Living Room:

  1. Dust all surfaces
  2. Wipe down any surfaces
  3. Dust ceiling fan/window sills
  4. Wash windows
  5. Clean upholstery
  6. Wash rugs
  7. Vacuum curtains
  8. Dust and clean lampshades
  9. Polish wood
  10. Wipe down decor


  1. Dust all surfaces
  2. Discard unused products
  3. Wipe down all surfaces
  4. Clean showerhead (Check out this at-home remedy here)
  5. Clean drains
  6. Scrub bathtub
  7. Scrub toilets
  8. Mop floors
  9. Wipe down walls
  10. Wipe down baseboards
  11. Clean hardware

Rachel Caple

Rachel Caple has more than 18 years of experience in mortgage banking industry. Residing in Castle Rock, CO. Rachel spends her spare time with her husband, Sean and 4 boys. She also enjoys traveling, attending hockey games, and playing golf (or attempting to).

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