Summer Cleaning Tips To Keep Your Home Cool and Fresh

As the summer heat sets in, keeping our homes clean and cool is vital for our comfort and well-being. A tidy and well-maintained space enhances our living environment and helps keep the area airier during the hottest months. This blog will provide some summer cleaning tips and strategies to keep your home comfy and fresh on these sunny days.

  1. Declutter and Organize

Clutter can make your home feel stuffy and hotter than it is. So, start your summer cleaning by decluttering your home. Remove unnecessary items and create an open, airy environment for better air circulation. Also, consider donating items you no longer need. To make tidying up easier, assign a designated space for everything.

  1. Spruce Up Your Kitchen Appliances

Summer cooking typically results in heavy usage of your kitchen appliances. Clean your oven, microwave, and refrigerator regularly to keep them running efficiently. To remove stains on stove burners, use baking soda and vinegar for a natural and powerful cleaning solution. If you don’t have the time to spruce up this busy area, consider hiring experts for your summer house cleaning.

  1. Clean and Maintain Your Air Conditioner

A well-maintained cooling system is necessary to beat the summer heat. Clean or replace air filters as the manufacturer recommends to ensure proper airflow and maximum efficiency. Clear any debris from the outdoor unit, like leaves and dirt, to ensure optimal performance. Schedule professional maintenance at the beginning of the summer to address any issues before they become significant problems.

  1. Wipe and Reverse the Ceiling Fan

Ceiling fans covered with dust can exacerbate summer allergies, circulating dust and pollen with each rotation. So, wipe your ceiling fan. Also, set it to run counterclockwise. In this setting, the fan pushes cold air downwards, making your home cooler and the AC more effective.

  1. Deep Clean Your Carpets

During summer vacation, more dirt and sand get tracked into the house. To keep your carpets clean, vacuum them regularly and consider professional cleaning. Deep cleaning adds years to the life of your carpet, reducing odors and eradicating dust mites and allergens.

  1. Clean the Outdoor Area

With summer comes more outdoor entertainment, barbeques, and pool parties. Clean patio furniture, power wash backyard surfaces, and scrub your grill to create a clean, inviting outdoor space. Sweep patios and decks regularly to remove debris like leaves and twigs.

Let Lambert Cleaning Take Care of the Summer Mess

Are you feeling overwhelmed with the summer cleaning tasks? Let us take care of it! At Lambert Cleaning, our professional team ensures your home is spotless and fresh, leaving you more time to enjoy the warm sunny days. Contact us to book a house cleaning in the Shenandoah Valley today!