Weekend Projects

20 Doable Ways to Deep Clean Your Home This Weekend

updated May 3, 2019
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My personal cleaning schedule builds in one day a week to do a deep cleaning task that needs to be done monthly. Honestly, though, I’m rarely on-schedule enough that these monthly projects aren’t bumped out to catch up on skipped weekly chores. Whether a deep cleaning project is a catch-up task for you or it gets you ahead of the game, this weekend we’re going to pick something to clean deeply.

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(Image credit: Jessica Rapp)

This Weekend’s Assignment:
Pick one deep cleaning project (just one!) and do it.

Getting any one of these more arduous cleaning tasks this weekend will send you into the week with at least one area of your home extra bright.

Here are a few to choose from:

Which will you do?

You can catch up with weekend projects right here. Share your progress with us and others by posting updates and photos on Instagram and Twitter with the hashtag #atweekendproject.

Remember: This is about improvement, not perfection. Each week you can either choose to work on the assignment we’ve sent you, or tackle another project you’ve been meaning to get to. It’s also completely okay to skip a weekend if you’re busy or not feeling the assignment.