Who hasn’t found themselves running around their apartment home, frantically picking up and cleaning because friends or family ID-100220216drop by unexpectedly.

Make sure your home is always ready for visitors with these 5 easy hacks:

  1. Make your bed as soon as you get out of bed.
  2. Unload dishes from the dishwasher in the morning and make sure that any dishes used during the day, they are placed in the dishwasher and not the sink.  Don’t let dishes pile up.
  3. Clean up spills immediately, especially in the kitchen on counter tops, stove and on the floor when your cooking.
  4. Take your shoes of at the door.  This will keep dirt form being tracked in on your floors and carpet.
  5. When mail comes into your apartment, go through it immediately and throw away the unnecessary items.  Then place the items you want to keep in a designated spot to go through later.

Follow these tips and you will always be ready for that unexpected visitor.

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