The holiday season is a time of joy, celebration, and, let’s face it, a little chaos. From festive decorations to the hustle and bustle of family gatherings, your home might feel overwhelmed after the holiday whirlwind. But fear not – with a strategic approach and a touch of organization, you can reclaim your space and start the new year with a clean slate. Today on the blog, your friends at Booher Remodeling Company are sharing three effective ways to get your house back under control after the holidays.

Reclaiming Your Home After the Holidays

1. Declutter and Donate

After the holidays, your home may be filled with new gifts, decorations, and items that have overstayed their welcome. Start by decluttering each room and identifying items you no longer need or use. Create separate piles for recycling, trash, and donations. Not only does this clear physical space, it also provides a sense of renewal and purpose. Consider making it a family affair. Involving everyone in the decluttering process lightens the workload and encourages a shared sense of responsibility for maintaining a tidy home.

2. Deep Clean and Refresh

It’s time for a deep clean once the decorations are down and the clutter is cleared. Scrub surfaces, vacuum carpets, and wipe down neglected areas. Consider rearranging furniture for a fresh perspective and to optimize space. A clean and organized home provides a calming environment, making it easier to transition from the chaos of the holidays back to your regular routines. Consider scheduling a professional carpet cleaning or upholstery service to give your home extra cleanliness and freshness.

3. Evaluate and Upgrade

Finally, the post-holiday period is an excellent time to evaluate the functionality of your home. Identify areas needing repair or improvement, such as leaky faucets, worn-out paint, or outdated fixtures. Consider also how well your kitchen and bathroom are currently working for you. Does your kitchen layout need to be revamped? Is your master bathroom stuck in the previous decade? Prioritize these tasks and create a renovation plan to address them systematically throughout the year.

Reclaiming control of your home after the hectic holidays is a rewarding endeavor that sets the tone for a fresh start in the New Year. If reclaiming your home has led to the need for kitchen or bathroom renovations, contact the experts at Booher Remodeling Company today at (317) 852-5546.