Get a Helping Hand
Even a professional housekeeper will appreciate some help. Keeping a house in shape always is not an easy task; our grandmothers knew this too well. The modern woman has substantial demands and this makes her a better candidate for help with house chores. You can ask your children and spouse to give a hand. For instance, think of a way you could have everyone in the household involved in a cleaning frenzy, once every day, perhaps before going to bed. You may identify different rooms where you want to go around collecting clutter, and placing every item in its respective place. This will leave the rooms neat before going to bed.
Benefits of cleaning as a family abound. For instance, this is a perfect time to strengthen your relationship. During a tidying up session, one can catch up with their spouse to find out how their day or week has been.
As for the children, you not only bond with them, but this can be treated as a training session as well. It is through such practices they can learn how to do general house chores and the importance of maintaining a hygienic living space. For this reason, do not wait for long before involving them in cleaning. They can learn even from the smallest activities such as collecting and arranging their toys. This simple exercise can begin as early as they learn how to talk or can understand instructions.