Here are 10 spring cleaning jobs to have your house looking & feeling brand new:

  1. Wash the windows: For a full window workout, wash the screens, curtains, blinds as well as the glass panes. Reseal where required and replace any torn screen.
  2. Oil the deck – with any luck you’ll be spending a lot of time out here over the next 6 months! Here’s how
  3. De-mould the bathroom. Here’s how
  4. Clean the grouting in between your tiles. Here’s how with toothpaste!
  5. Rid your carpet of dust mites and mould spores by getting it professionally cleaned.
  6. Save on water by fixing your leaking taps.
  7. Freshen  up your interior walls by giving them a spot clean and then touching them up with paint where required.
  8. If you have an older house and your house hasn’t been inspected for termites in the past 12 months – get it inspected.
  9. Clean out the gutters & fix the roof. Here’s how
  10. Ensure Fire Safety: Change batteries in smoke detectors (this should be done twice a year), and make sure units are free of dust. Teach everyone in your household how to use a fire extinguisher, and review escape plans.