We have all heard of Spring Cleaning with Fall right around the corner. Let’s begin to shift into another yet important season for cleaning.

By setting the mood for fall, with pumpkin scented candles and fall décor. A pumpkin ready to carve come Halloween sitting at the doorstep. Go ahead and pull everything out of its bins. Begin to place each item in various areas of your home.

Once the mood is set, let’s take a notebook or better yet print out these key points to start your Fall Cleaning Checklist 2021:


General Cleaning

  • Cleaning Ceiling Fans
  • Wipe Down Baseboards
  • Wash All Small Rugs
  • Replace Batteries in Smoke Detectors
  • Replace Batteries in Carbon Monoxide Detectors
  • Wash Blinds
  • Vacuum Under Furniture
  • Wash Pillow Covers/Spot Clean Pillows
  • Clean Air Vents
  • Wash Couch Cover/Spot Clean
  • Wash Blankets in Living Space
  • Wash/Iron Curtains
  • Disinfect Switch Plates, Outlet Covers, and Door Handles
  • Clean Light Fixtures
  • Wash Inside and Outside Light Fixtures
  • Replace HVAC Filters


  • Vacuum/Dust Tops of Cabinets
  • Wipe Down Cabinet Fronts
  • Deep Clean Appliances
  • Pantry Purge
  • Clean Under Appliances


  • Wash Shower Curtains
  • Replace Shower Curtain Liners
  • Wipe Down Cabinet Fronts


  • Flip Mattresses
  • Wash Mattress Covers
  • Wash Bed Quilts/Duvets/Comforters


  • Vacuum Dryer Vent
  • Clean Under/Behind Washer and Dryer


  • Outdoor Yard Cleanup
  • Power Wash House/Driveway/Sidewalk
  • Clean Out Gutters
  • Rake Leaves
  • Put Away Summer Items


  • Remove Trash
  • Dust/Wipe Down Surfaces
  • Vacuum
  • Spot Clean Carpet/Fabrics
  • Wash Outside of Car

All of our homes and living spaces are different so we have left space if you would like to add or subtract anything.

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