#1. Do a trash pickup- Getting rid of the trash always makes a house look and smell cleaner!
#2. Wipe off the counters- Get rid of the gunk on the counters!
#3. Switch out the laundry- Laundry is always taking up time, but switching it in and out doesn’t take much time at all.
#4. Remove bad food out of the fridge-The awful smell coming from your fridge is a direct result of the stinky leftovers.
#5. Spend five minutes decluttering-Pick a spot, any spot, and start decluttering.
#6. Hang up everything laying in the floor of the closet- Closets can get pretty messy. Take everything out of the bottom of the closet and hang it up (if that’s where it goes)!
#7. Take the cushions off of the couch and clean them out- What’s lurking underneath your couch cushions?
#8. Stack up papers and remove any clutter from your desk- Papers can make the house look incredibly messy, stack them up and remove any other clutter to make your house look cleaner.
#9. Clear your dresser of clothing and debris-Walking into a room with a dresser stacked high of clothing can make any home look messy, take 5 minutes to clean yours off!
#10. Clean your toilet and wipe down the bathroom sink- Yes, this is a chore you can finish in five minutes or less. You may even have time to clean the gunk off the sink.
#11. Fold a laundry basket full of towels-You might not be able to fold a basket of kids clothes in 5 minutes, but a basket of towels is easy peasy.
#12. Pick up everything off of the floor- Your floor is a mess, take five minutes to clean it up, you’ll be glad you did.
#13. Choose one room to vacuum- If your carpet is looking shabby, a quick vacuum will bring it back to life in 5 minutes or less.
#14. Wipe down your TV and any other glass in your living room- The glass in your living room is begging to be dusted and cleaned.
#15. Make as many beds in the house as you can in five minutes- Ready, set, go!
Now you have plenty of time to do the house cleaning because it’s broken up into 5 minute segments. What can you get done in your house, cleaning wise, in five minutes of less?