19 March 2021

It’s that time of the year, y’all – Spring cleaning! I always kind of look forward to this time of the year to purge some of the unused items around my house and give those neglected areas a good, detailed deep clean. But I know that cleaning isn’t always everyone’s cup of tea, so I wanted to break it down for you by room and task so that you can tackle it one space at a time. Trust me, in the end it will be so worth it when you get to live in a home that looks, feels, and smells brand new!

Struggling to find the time to tidy up your home? I know how ya feel. Check out our post about Tackling Spring Cleaning Without Giving Up Your Whole Weekend.

Spring Cleaning Checklist Bandd Design Interiors

Read below for additional details + tips!


Bandd Julius 6

Design by BANDD Design | Photography by Molly Culver

-Take everything out of the refrigerator and freezer, wipe down interior surfaces, purge expired food + drinks, and reorganize as you put things back inside of them.

-Deep clean the interior and exterior of all appliances; oven, stovetop, microwave – and hey don’t forget about those smaller, plugged-in appliances like your air fryer or coffee maker!

-Remove everything from your pantry, wipe it down, toss out expired products, and reorganize. 

-Empty and wipe down the insides of cabinets and drawers. While you’re at it, start purging items such as chipped dishes, missing tupperware, and rusted cookware. 

-Clean cabinet knobs and pulls

-Give your sink + drain a good deep clean using baking soda

-Sweep, mop, and polish flooring throughout


Banddcuestaverde 24

Design by BANDD Design | Photography by Molly Culver

-Remove everything from countertops, cabinets and drawers. Wipe down cleared areas + surfaces. 

-Sort through cabinet and drawer items, throw away expired beauty products and medications and reorganize as you put them away.

-Clean mirrors 

-Clean + sanitize shower, bath, and sink(s) – don’t forget faucets!

-Wash shower curtain + bath mats

-Clean outside and inside of toilet

-Dust + clean light fixtures

-Wipe down windows, vents, walls, and baseboards

-Deep clean grout lines between any tile

-Sweep and mop flooring

Living + Dining Rooms

Baand Castleridge 6

Design by BANDD Design | Photography by Molly Culver

-Remove all items/decor from surfaces

-Dust ceiling fans and light fixtures

-Strip + wash sofa fabric

-Remove + wash window treatments, pillows, and throws

-Vacuum sofa and chairs – remember to get under the cushions, that’s where all the crumbs hide!

-Spot clean furnishings

-Dust + wipe down all surfaces (table tops, shelving, inside of any cabinetry)

-Dust + clean all decorative items and electronics 

-Vacuum + mop flooring throughout

-Steam clean rugs and carpet

-Wipe down walls and vents

-While putting items back in their original spots, get rid of any unused or damaged items and organize the items that you’re keeping.


Bandd Chloesbloom 28

Design by BANDD Design | Photography by Molly Culver

-Remove + wash window treatments, bedding, pillows, and blankets

-Clear out all items/decor from surfaces and drawers

-Dust ceiling fans and light fixtures

-Sort through and donate any unused or damaged items. Reorganize the items that you’re keeping as you put them away. 

-Wipe down windows, walls, trim, and vents. 

-Dust + polish furnishings

-Vacuum flooring throughout – don’t forget closets!

-Steam clean rugs and carpet

Laundry Room

Becki Owens Laundry Room Tiles

Design by Becki Owens | Photography by Rebekah Westover

-Clean interior and exterior of washer + dryer

-Clean + vacuum behind appliances

-Clean out dryer vent + duct

-Organize + restock detergents and supplies

-Sweep + mop flooring


Drippingspringshouse 17

Design by BANDD Design | Photography by Molly Culver

-Clear out bookshelves and drawers and wipe down once they are empty

-Dust + wipe down ceiling fans and light fixtures

-Purge any old paperwork (shred if needed) and donate unused or damaged items. Organize + file items that you’re keeping as you put them back. 

-Dust + wipe down furnishings and surfaces

-Wipe down windows, walls, trim, and vents

-Vacuum flooring + steam clean rugs/ carpet

-Take inventory + restock office supplies

Garage + Outdoor Living

Bandd Julius 9

Design by BANDD Design | Photography by Molly Culver

-Clear out storage + decorative items

-Purge unused holiday decor + toys, reorganize items that you’re keeping

-Spray garage for bugs

-Wash outdoor cushions, pillows, and mats

-Sweep + power wash flooring, patio, and walkways

-Clean light fixtures + replace bulbs as needed

-Wipe down windows + doors

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