6 Spring Cleaning Tips for CNY

6 Spring Cleaning Tips for CNY

Spring clean your home in time for the Chinese New Year! Dive into a deep clean, detox your wardrobe and rejuvenate your home before welcoming the festivities.

As Chinese New Year approaches, this is the time to embrace the age-old tradition of spring cleaning. Not only does this ensure that your home is sparkling clean, but removing any clutter and dust also sweeps away any lingering bad luck from the previous year. This creates a clean state and fresh start for the new year.

So, go ahead and give your home a thorough spring clean and makeover to ensure that it’s all ready for the auspicious celebrations. Here are 6 spring cleaning tips to get you started.

1. Deep clean every corner

 Deep clean your home by tackling often neglected areas such as corners or areas behind furniture and under beds.

2. Clean cupboards, cabinets, shelves and drawers

Wiping exposed surfaces are part and parcel of regular cleaning sessions. But during the spring cleaning process, take the time to remove items in your cupboards, kitchen cabinets, shelves and drawers and wipe those areas.

 3. Detox your wardrobe

Streamline your wardrobe by conducting a closet detox. Assess your clothing items and keep only those which you can fit into, which still “sparks joy” and which fit into your lifestyle. Donate or discard items that no longer serve their purpose.

4. Declutter

Decluttering is a key part of the CNY spring cleaning ritual. Do this systematically and tackle it room by room. Go through your things and decide which of them to keep, donate or discard. Make use of storage solutions to organise items which you want to keep.

5. Clean windows

It’s not often that people clean windows. So make sure you do this during yoru spring cleaning process. Wiping away the dust and grime that has accumulated on your windows will bring in natural light and positive vibes for the new year!

6. Clean appliances

Extend your cleaning efforts to household appliances. Clean your fridge, oven and microwave. Don’t forget overlooked items like ceiling fans – removing dust from these areas will enhance the air quality.

7. Clean furniture and fabrics

Before CNY, take the time to clean larger furnishings like mattresses, sofas, carpets and curtains. Where appropriate, vacuum and spot-treat stains. If you can’t tackle those stains, consider engaging professional carpet cleaners for thorough cleaning.


In conclusion, elevate your home’s energy for CNY with a comprehensive spring cleaning. Embrace the new year with a pristine home. If you don’t have the time to spring clean and prefer a hassle-free route, then book our spring cleaning services today for a fresh start.

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