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How do you keep yourself motivated to clean your house?

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jmaldonado

Asked by jmaldonado at 12:55 PM on Jul. 29, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • I play my CD's really loud. My kids hate it when they see me reach for the CD's, they know it's cleaning time!!
    Cindy18

    Answer by Cindy18 at 12:57 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • wink I don't I come on cafemom & procrastinate lol

    Nyx7

    Answer by Nyx7 at 12:57 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • Are you supposed to clean your house? Hmmmm --
    RoostersMom4

    Answer by RoostersMom4 at 12:59 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • SO won't come in if it's not clean. If he doesn't come in then I don't get sex which means I keep it clean!
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 12:59 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • I have to keep reminding myself that the faster I get it done the sooner I will be done.
    dragonlady44

    Answer by dragonlady44 at 1:00 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • i deprive myself of things like if i am hungry i dont eat till the bath is clean or i dont get on the computer untill the whole house is clean. that and where we live if i dont clean 3 times a week we get roaches.
    puresouthern

    Answer by puresouthern at 1:03 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • I made a chart and broke down the household chores so I only have to do about 20-30 minutes of cleaning a day after my daughter goes to bed. I don't let myself sit down or turn on the TV until I finish my list of chores.
    lvpenguino

    Answer by lvpenguino at 1:03 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • Put the music on, clean the easiest room, for me the laundry room, 15 minutes. Then do the spare bedroom and the office. By then I am on a roll and challenge myself to get it all cleaned in 2 hrs. When it is done it feels so good! Happy cleaning.......
    Librarylady60

    Answer by Librarylady60 at 1:03 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • I call and invite someone over to have coffee. Then I hurry and clean before they get there.
    Funnybunnies

    Answer by Funnybunnies at 1:03 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • I don't... The house tends to look like a tornado went through it.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 1:43 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

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