Spring Cleaning Guide for Homeowners in Maine, Room By Room
Start at the Top by Cleaning Your Ceilings
Clean those light fixtures
Your lights are a major facet of how your house feels. Open up any light covers and clean out the dead bugs and dust, and wipe them down like you would any glass surface, with a microfiber cloth and just a touch of water. If you have old bulbs, it might be time to upgrade to some brighter LEDs.
Check your ceiling fans
Not only do they get caked with dust, they also have “winter” and “summer” settings. Now’s the time to change it from its winter (clockwise) spin to its spring (counter-clockwise) spin, so that the circulation in the room increases. Wipe those blades down while you’re up there. Want to keep the dust off your ceiling…