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1. Clean the floors. It will be a good idea to start from the interior. Scrub the floor using a mop cleansed with detergent and anti-bacterial (perhaps even a little bit of vinegar), to bring out the sleek and shine look on your vinyl floors. You can apply a sealer to enhance the shine on your floor for this spring.

2. Clean those corners of the home that don’t get their due cleaning attention – walls, cabinets, racks, tables. Brush off the dust from them and then use a sponge drenched in liquid detergent in a bucket of water to complete the cleaning. Dry it up using a dry cloth.

3. Clean ceiling and light fixtures: Use an all-purpose cleaner with a sponge and a dry cloth for the final finishing. However, brush off any dust beforehand. A great tip to help you really clean it up will be that when you are brushing off the dust, start at the top and then gradually work your way down.

4. Clean up the doormats and carpets: To get rid of the greasy stains, use talcum powder or baking soda and leave it on for a minimum of 7 hours, after which you can vacuum it. For cleaning up stains, always use a white cloth.

5.   Once the cleaning is done, organize your cupboards, drawers, desks, shelves – take out everything which is unnecessary. Old clothes, shoes, appliances – everything which you know you won’t use in the future can go. Use labeled baskets and boxes to organize the rest of the stuff in an orderly manner.

6. Organize a garage sale: Of course once you are done with the exhaustive cleaning of the inside, there will be a pile of apparently useless stuff. What you can do is organize a garage sale and make money out of what you don’t need anymore. A good idea will be to have a multi-family yard sale, with like items grouped together. The setting could be in a U shape as this would give your customers ample room to walk and choose. A good idea would be to cut prices and offer great incentives, such as buy one get one free, or a drop in prices to boost up the sales.

7.   If you have certain things that you’re not sure of how to dispose off, like old jewelry or collectibles, you can sell them on online stores or auction sites.

You can get the help of your family members – divide the chores amongst each other. For a prim and proper household, start the stringent enforcement of a few “laws” you’d like your family to follow. For example, Dirty shoes to be taken off at the door step so that the floor is not made messy. Or putting the keys in the box placed at the corner of the room and nowhere else. A regular cleaning schedule would also help you a lot in maintaining the fresh look of your house this spring!

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Depending on where you are, spring might be just a few weeks or months away (unless you’re in the Southern Hemisphere). I just thought I’d point out some chic items that you can get hands on that will last you the entire spring and summer time this year.

Spring is the season of bright colors and sky high spirits. Be sure to get your hands on the following spring items, available on SALE! Yes, less expenditure and the perfect collection for your spring, this year.

Gap is offering up to 50% off on all its items. The one you would want to add to your collection would be this tote bag. You can choose either from the bright floral prints design or the one color bag, according to your choice. The price is just $19.99 and at such an economical price, the stylish tote bag is bound to add more color to your spring this year.

Bright pink and orange are in this season for foot wear as well. The loeffler Randall Y-strap hot pink pump is available at a discounted price of $127.50! With double buckles at the ankle and satin pleats. If you want a peak toe design, you can go for the Diane von furstenber Draped sandal at the same price. Whatever design you choose, this hot pink footwear will really add that oomph in to your spring collection.

Another spring color the designers have emphasized on is green. This sunner by Cecila camisole is a top articulating floral pattern in a chic silk fabric with adjustable spaghetti sleeves. Just for $65.40, a considerable price cut from the original $218.00, this top is with its boldness would make you look bold and beautiful.


Big jewelery is the in thing this spring. Big ear-rings, pendants and rings are what you should be aiming at. This Semi Precious Green Peridot Peace sign Earrings ,are a perfect accessory for this spring. Pair that up with this artful Sea sprinkles resin and sterling silver ring for just $30 and you not only aligned your jewelery with what’s in this spring at an affordable rate.


Talking about going trendy and big this spring, do try to get your hands on these Kenneth Cole Eyewear sunglasses for just $15.00. While hot it was among celebs, now you can get your hands on these fabulous pair of sunglasses and flash your style.

Since spring is all about flowers and freshness; colors and scents. This spring the colors you’d want to hunt for will be bright orange and yellow, hot pink and red. Search for floral patterned accessories or butterfly prints. The sales are on and you need not spend fat sum of dollars when you can avail them on economical and affordable prices.

With spring coming closer and the warm hues of winters being tucked away, you can slowly start adding some softness in your home decor. Gentle and soft colors add a soothing effect on us and makes us more comfortable with our surroundings. 

You can make white silk or chiffon curtains on the windows to let the sun seep in. Or you can get a beautiful floral centerpiece for your dining table like the one below. It’s soft, gentle and utterly feminine. 

Its made by VictorianPetals ~ you can take a look at their store here.


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