5 Tips to Boost Motivation while Cleaning

Struggling to find the motivation to start cleaning? Use these 5 helpful tips to boost motivation while cleaning.

Cleaning a home takes a lot of effort and attention. Sometimes it’s hard to find motivation to get started on a cleaning to-do list. Here are 5 tips to help you get started and conquer each cleaning task.

Set a 5 Minute Timer

If you’re struggling to find motivation to start cleaning, a 5 minute timer is just what you need. See how much you can get done in 5 minutes. Oftentimes starting with a little cleaning can help you find motivation for larger cleaning tasks after. 

Clean in the Morning

The morning is the perfect time to tackle a more difficult cleaning task while you have more energy. More energy means cleaning will be more efficient and faster. Finishing a daunting task first also gives you a sense of accomplishment for the rest of the day.

Follow a Schedule

A schedule will keep you organized and on track as you clean. Whether its a list or a more detailed schedule, organization goes a long way with cleaning tasks. If you need a daily, weekly, or rotating schedule find it here on the blog

Limit Distractions

Life can throw a lot of distractions our way. It’s important to limit distractions by turning off your phone while cleaning to give your full focus. It may also be helpful to clean while you’re alone at home or while your partner keeps children entertained. Less distractions means more efficient cleaning!

Music Adds Motivation

To make cleaning more exciting, add some music while you work. Music makes any cleaning task more enjoyable and will instantly boost motivation.

Try out these 5 tips and let us know which one worked for you. If you’re still struggling to find motivation and want to give yourself a break, schedule a cleaning with us today. We would love to give you the gift of a clean home!