Frankly who want to spend couple of hours to clean up the house? Real Simple has a good cleaning article on how to clean your house under 20mins (19mins to be exact). It outlines all area within the house such as Kitchen, Bedroom, Family Room, Living Room, Foyer cleaning. For example in Bedroom, you could:
BEDROOM, 6 1/2 minutes daily
Make your bed right before or after your morning shower. A neat bed with inspire you to deal with other messes immediately. Although smoothing sheets and plumping pillows might not seen like a high priority as you’re rushing to work, the payoff comes at the end of the day, when you slip back under the unruffled covers.
- Make the bed (two minutes).
- Fold or hang clothing and put away jewelry (four minutes).
- Straighten out the night-table surface (30 seconds).