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Do you vaccum or mop first?

I usually vaccum but today I am thinking about mopping first since my DD is sleeping and I don't want to wake her with the vaccum. Will it still get as clean mopping first?

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Asked by Anonymous at 1:59 PM on Sep. 15, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • Try sweeping with a broom first, then mop. It's much quieter than vacuuming.

    Answer by SWasson at 2:00 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • sweepingNeither...I have a maid service


    Answer by Anonymous at 2:09 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • I sweep then mop.

    Answer by KalebsMommee at 2:23 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • Sweep, Swiffer. Vacuum. Everyday.

    Answer by kerri- at 6:24 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • OH, and not for me ....... I would vacuum. But I'm anal about my house..

    Answer by kerri- at 6:30 PM on Sep. 15, 2009

  • If you have a really good microfiber mop, then you could probably just mop and it would pick up all of the hair & grit and stuff. But, if you have a regular mop, then the mop is only going push all that stuff around and the hair will get all sticky from being wet and just make more of a mess for you to clean up later. Instead of mopping w/o sweeping, I would do as a previous poster said and use a broom or swiffer type thingy to try to get up at least all of the hair & crumbs first.

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:05 AM on Sep. 16, 2009

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