Especially Useful Tips for People with Kids
Whether you need a way to help de-clutter or clean kids toys, or tips for getting your kids involved in Spring Cleaning, the Review This blog has a few suggestions.
One of the best ways to be successful with big cleaning chores such as Spring Cleaning is to get the whole family involved. Kids can clean, whether they believe it or not! One good hint, for major cleaning or just daily cleaning, is to get a small kitchen timer and have the kids 'clean their room' until the buzzer goes off. They (and you) will be amazed at how much they can accomplish working against the clock. It becomes a game for them.
Toy Clutter Control
|Kids Activities Blog|
On the Kids Activities Blog, Holly has a wonderful article of 15 kid tested ideas for toy clutter control.
Toy Hammocks Save Space
Toy hammocks are wonderful space-saving ways to store toys off the floor, and a quick way to 'pick-up' and 'put-away' those toys.
|Toy Hammock is Perfect for the Ball Collection|
Handmade Crochet Hammock for Stuffed Animals
|Crochet Toy Net Hammock on Etsy|
Two sizes are available (40 by 28 by 28 inches for regular and 50 by 34 by 34 inches for large). A wide variety of color choices are available in her Etsy Shop called Just Yarning.
Easy Tip for Cleaning Your Kids Toys
|Clean toys in dishwasher!|
She cleans her children's toys that are plastic or rubber (none that use batteries) and loads them in the dishwasher. Then she just adds in 1-1/2 – 2 cups of vinegar and runs the washer.
Green Cleaning Ideas
For those of you who prefer cleaning with environmentally-safe products, HubPages author Chen has an article on Green Spring Cleaning Tips using handy products such as baking soda and white vinegar. Products such as these are safe for even children to use while helping mom clean.
More Simple Cleaning Tips from the Contributors here on Review This!
- Review This writer, Barbara Tremblay Cipak (Brite-Ideas), tells us a good way to successfully clean grout.
- Susan Deppner has found the Best Cleaning Cloth - the Ultimate Cloth. It's amazing! Susan also gives us 13+ Best House Cleaning Tips for your Spring cleaning!
- Bev Owens shows us all the things you can clean quickly and inexpensively using White Vinegar for Cleaning
- And Bev has also found a telescoping corner broom which is terrific for cleaning those hard to reach those high ceilings and corners.
House Cleaning Tips all in one Place
|Available on Amazon|
For all of us who live a busy life, house cleaning at any time is a chore. This book of House Cleaning Tips and Tricks from Amazon has helpful hints and time-saving tips all in one place.
Getting organized has never been easier.
Spring has arrived!
Hopefully, this collection of tips and hints will give you a head start with your Spring Cleaning. Or... you can enjoy putting it off until next year!
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