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7 Bedroom Cleaning Ideas You'll Actually Want To Try

Feel like your room is clean in ~no time~.

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1. Use an empty (old) pillowcase to dust off your fan's blades.

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Do this at the beginning, then vacuum your carpet. And if you do this near your bed, consider covering your bed with a top sheet you don't plan to sleep on (at least not until you wash it), so you don't end up with dust all over the place you sleep. From here.

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3. Run your pillows (including your decorative pillows, if they don't have lots of sewn-on embellishments) through the dryer with dryer balls or a dryer sheet.

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It will help them smell ~fresh~, and make them fluffier. If you have more time, you can run the pillows you sleep on through the washer, too — here's how to make it work.

4. Wipe down all of your wood furniture with dusting spray.

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I know, simple, right? But it will make your room smell fresh, and keep dust from gathering on your furniture in the future. Here's a DIY recipe, or you can use a store-bought brand like Pledge.

5. Wipe off any dirty spots on your walls (like the area around your switch plate) using soap, water, and a soft cloth.

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Clean your switch plate, too, just be careful not to get any water in the crack between the plate and the switch. Here's the tutorial.

7. And...clean your sex toys.

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Here are some helpful tips to make sure you do it correctly.

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