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    How To Clean Your Bedroom – The Only Guide You’ll Ever Need!

    I know – you don’t want to talk about cleaning. You wanna hear about exciting decorating tricks, check out fancy interior designs, talk about the pros and cons of blacks and white, et cetera, et cetera. But the simple truth is, one of the most important things to learn is how to clean your bed. Hey, you don’t want to turn into a messy pig, do you? ๐Ÿ™‚ So, that’s exactly why I decided to tell you guys everything you need to know on the topic. It’s the Sanitary day, folks, and we’re in for a treat. If you’re sure you’re ready to stick around and learn how to clean your bedroom, then make yourself comfortable, turn off the light and let’s begin!

    First of all, you’ll have to put together a checklist. Trust me, that will make your job SO MUCH easier. If you do this right, it won’t take more than a few hours. Well, unless the bedroom hasn’t been cleaned for months, of course. Put comfy closes on, put your favorite album on and take care of that checklist. Wait, what’s in it, exactly?

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    1 – Pick up and stack all of your clothes, books, gadgets and personal belongings in the far corner. It would be a great idea to involve your spouse into this, because that way a routine and boring task would turn into something of a game which could lead to all kinds of amazing events :).

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    See how much fun those kids are having? There’s nothing to it, really. My advice would be to put all of your clothes into a laundry basket, because, chances are, they’ve been lying around for a while. Trust me, you’ll thank me later.

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    And now take a look at this girl standing in the center with a mess of gigantic proportions around her. See the difference? It all comes down to your inner strength. If you’re a confident person, you know you’ll be done with it at the end of the day. If not, well, then you’ll lose a lot of nerves and end up messing it all up even more. Don’t be like that.

    How To Clean A Bed

    2 – Strip The Bed. Aha, just like you do every time you change the sheets. Next, launder the bedding. This is a necessary step if you are really serious about deep cleaning and are ready to put some work in. After that, flip the mattresses. This whole bed-cleaning procedure shouldn’t take you more than a couple of hours, but, again, you’ll need to be thorough. Just put it all into the washing machine and set the timer. Remember: this is probably the most important part of the deal, because your mattress is like a magnet for all kinds of parasites, so, clean it good. Steam cleaning might be a good idea as well.

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    Here’s a perfect picture for you of before and after. What, you can’t see the difference? ๐Ÿ™‚ A messy bedroom with rusty, dusty and week-old sheets will have a very negative effect on your mood, and that’s not just some low-grade scientific conclusion – that’s a fact. Besides, if you can’t even take care of your room, how can you deal with your life, right?

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    3 – If you’re a girl and need some heavy lifting, ask your boyfriend/brother/friend to help you pull the bed to the side so that you can “access” all the dust and crumbs underneath it.

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    Well, you don’t need to look like a Victoria’s Secret model, but the next thing to do would be to put some new sheets on and move up to the next task. Hey, it’s not over yet! There is some wisdom left for you to “digest” if you want to learn how to clean your bedroom the right way.

    Well, you don't need to look like a Victoria's Secret model, but the next thing to do would be to put some new sheets on and move up to the next task. Hey, it's not over yet! There is some wisdom left for you to "digest" if you want to learn how to clean your bedroom the right way.

    Next step would be to clean out your closet (hello, Eminem!). Nothing special there, just take everything out, wipe the dust away. ALT: cleaning a bedroom.

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    Take a look at your windows and mirrors – do they look crystal-clear to you? Didn’t think so! Grab a glass/all purpose cleaner and get to work! You’ll have to be thorough with this one because even if you cleaned your windows and/or mirrors a month or two ago, there will still be a lot to clean off. Oh, and don’t forget to “equip yourself” with a proper sponge.

    More Tips For Cleaning A Messy Bedroom

    The curtains are next up the list, my friends, and it will take some effort to clean them. Nothing tricky, it’ll just take some time. After that – the classics, the 101 of any messy bedroom – cleaning the floors and vacuuming the carpet! Yep, I know you’ve been waiting for this one. If you’re a couple, I would suggest the girl in this equation to take care of the floor, while the man of the house should vacuum the living hell out of the carpet.

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    Now, before you start your happy vacuuming, I would strongly recommend sweeping the room, because even the tiniest things can get into the machine and break it.

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    As hard as it might be to admit it, but our bedrooms are reflections of ourselves, so, if you feel comfortable living in a messy bunk, what does that say about you? I know it’s challenging to keep your house in order and clean, but you’ll have to at least try. Don’t be as sad as the dog, just clean the floor! It won’t take you more than 30 minutes, I promise.

    The Final Steps – We’re Almost There!

    Alright, now it’s time to check with your bedroom cleaning checklist: hey, we’re almost done! I bet you can already enjoy the clean bedroom, with a shiny floor, a clean carpet, all those clothes and stuff put away, a spacious closet and crystal-clear windows/mirror(s).

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    Ok, this is the final step: remake your bed using new sheets and new pillows (obviously). Take some time to enjoy this moment, because it will be a while before you find yourself doing the same thing again.

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    I almost forgot – you should take a couple of pics of your old, messy and piggy bedroom so that you can see the difference after you’re done. Believe me, there’s nothing more satisfying than seeing the result of your hard work.

    Summing Up

    Bedroom cleaning takes a lot of strength, nerves and dedication, so, if you’ve been keeping up with my “assignments” so far that means you’re a proud owner of a clean bed, which makes you one of the strongest ones. And this is it, I believe – the end of my bedroom cleaning guide. Stay tuned, keep your head up and don’t forget to check out my other posts. If you’re a fan of basement bedrooms, you should most definitely give it a try – prepare to be amazed!

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