1. Countertops and cabinets:
Wipe down all surfaces with a damp cloth, then dry with a clean cloth.
2. Stove and oven:
Clean the stovetop and oven with a degreaser or ammonia-based cleaner. Be sure to follow all manufacturer instructions when using these products.
3. Refrigerator and freezer:
Remove all food from the refrigerator and freezer, then clean the inside of the refrigerator and freezer with a degreaser or ammonia-based cleaner. Be sure to follow all manufacturer instructions when using these products.
4. Dishwasher and garbage disposal:
Clean the dishwasher by running an empty cycle with hot water and vinegar. Dispose of any food items in the garbage disposal by running cold water while turning on the disposal.
5. Sweep and mop the floor:
Sweep the floor with a broom, then mop it with a wet mop.
6. Windows and doors:
Clean the windows and doors using a window cleaner or glass cleaner.
7. Dust shelves and light fixtures:
Dust all shelves and light fixtures with a duster or feather duster.
8. Sink and faucet:
Clean the sink and faucet with a mild detergent and hot water. Rinse with cold water to remove any residue.
9. Wipe down appliances:
Wipe down all appliances with a damp cloth to remove any dust or dirt buildup.
10. Take out trash and recycling:
Empty all trash cans and recycle bins, then wash them with hot water and a mild detergent. Place fresh garbage bags in all trash cans.