Now that the summer has started to wind down and winter is finally coming, the holidays will be well on their way! With the holidays will come big meals with lots of friends and family. Is your kitchen ready for all of those big meals, and more importantly, are you ready to clean up after them? Keep your kitchen clean and your sanity in tact during even the biggest holiday meals with the following house cleaning tips in Carrollton:
- Get help- You don’t have to do everything on your own! Your family is not just there to eat and leave. If they are going to enjoy eating the meal that you have worked so hard to prepare, then you shouldn’t be afraid to ask them to help you clean up.
- Clean as you go- While you are waiting for a clear space in the oven, you can take advantage of your few extra moments to clean some of your dirty dishes. This will be a big help in the amount of work that you will need to complete after the meal.
- Serve your food in containers that you can store it in- The food is the main attraction during holiday meals, not the dishes that you serve it in. You will enjoy an easier clean up if you serve your food in the containers that you are planning to use for storage.
- Don’t be afraid of disposable- There is absolutely no shame in using disposable cups or plates for big holiday meals. There are some that are even quite attractive! Trust us, your guests won’t mind eating and drinking with plastic, and you will love how easy it will make your life during your clean up!