Spring is one of our favorite seasons! After a long and cold winter, we’re excited to enjoy lots of sunshine and warmer weather. We also love spring because our homeowners’ have such beautiful gardens and lawns. All the flowers and trees in bloom are spectacular, and they add warmth and vibrancy to our communities!
Spending time with friends, family, and neighbors outside and enjoying our stunning natural surroundings are so important because we understand that it’s how you live that matters.
That’s why we wanted to share some helpful spring cleaning and maintenance tips for your home:
- Outdoor Maintenance: Winter can be brutal on homes and spring is a good time to check your chimney, gutters, and more. HGTV provides helpful insights and a checklist to target the areas that need the most attention.
- Windows and Blinds: Make sure to dust and wash those windows and blinds so lots of natural sunlight can stream into your home! Martha Stewart shares some cleaning secrets for spotless windows and blinds.
- Clean Closets: Take this time to organize and clean closets around your home. You might be surprised what gets collected in closets! House Beautiful has some tips for organizing closets and other cleaning advice.
- Shortcuts: Regardless of the type, spring cleaning is never a lot of fun. Real Simple offers some helpful shortcuts to make the process go smoothly. From carpets to mattresses, you’ll be done quicker and can enjoy the season!
Do you have any tips that work for you? Let us know! Also, be sure to share your favorite spring pictures with us on Facebook and Pinterest. We love to see beautiful outdoor spaces — including gardens, yards, patios, flowers, landscaping, etc. — around our communities. Show off your home and garden today!