Tips for Keeping Your Cleaning Supplies Organised and Ready

by Tirtyl Team

Keeping our homes clean, organised, and safe is a priority for many of us. With our busy schedules, however, it can be a challenge to maintain this ideal consistently. Whether you’re a professional with limited time, a parent seeking a tidy environment for your children, or simply someone who values home organisation, this blog will help you tackle the challenge of keeping an organised and clean home. 

There are a few steps you can take to take your home organisation and cleaning to the next level, starting with a clean-out and decluttering.


Clean Out and Declutter

Every organised home begins with a clean slate. The journey to a cleaner, more streamlined home commences with decluttering, a process that many find therapeutic, almost like a mental ‘reset’ button.

Begin by removing everything from your cupboards, drawers, and shelves. Pull out your storage containers, kitchen storage containers, universal cleaner, and all other cleaning supplies. Lay everything out in an open space where you can clearly see each item. This step may seem daunting, especially if you haven’t decluttered in a while, but it’s crucial to accurately assess what you have, what you need, and what has simply been taking up precious space.

With all your supplies in plain sight, initiate the process of categorising. It’s an excellent idea to group items based on their usage or the frequency at which you use them. Another effective method is to organise your items based on the room they are used in—bathroom cleaners together, kitchen cleaners together, and so forth. This classification not only helps you track your inventory but also makes it easier to locate items when you need them.

During this sorting process, don’t forget to dispose of expired products. It’s easy to forget about these as they lie at the back of our cupboards, but they’re essentially non-functional clutter. 

Also, consider parting ways with seldom-used items. These products may seem useful ‘someday’, but in reality, they consume valuable storage space without serving any immediate purpose. Remember, letting go is an essential part of home organisation; you can’t truly start fresh if you’re still clinging to what’s old!


Create a Designated Storage Space

Having a designated storage space for your cleaning supplies comes with several benefits. It’s a time-saver, as you know exactly where to find what you need. It also ensures your cleaning products are stored safely, away from kids and pets.

There are various ways to create efficient space saving storage spaces, from utilising vertical spaces and home organisers to installing tension rods under your sink. Hanging storage containers for kitchen can work wonders in cabinets, turning wasted space into valuable storage. A small utility cart is another great option, providing a mobile solution for your supplies. 

Another helpful hack is to use caddies and storage bins on shelves; these really make a difference when it comes to categorising your products and supplies.

Here’s where Tirtyl’s storage tins come into play. These tins are compact, stackable, and perfect for keeping your supplies tidy and accessible. Each of Tirtyl’s products comes with a lovely storage tin, and you can purchase additional containers if you wish to use them to store your other items, too, not just your just-add-water products.


Establish a Cleaning Routine

With your supplies now well-organised, establishing a cleaning routine will help you maintain this newfound order. Having a routine not only keeps your home clean consistently but also ensures that your cleaning supplies are always ready to go.

Try assigning specific tasks to certain days of the week. For example, a schedule might include dusting on Mondays, vacuuming on Tuesdays, bathroom cleaning on Wednesdays, and so forth. This approach will ensure that all tasks are manageable.


How Tirtyl Products Can Help With Home Organisation

Tirtyl’s range of refillable and “just-add-water” products is a game-changer for home organisation. Here’s how:

Space-saving: With refillable cleaning products, you only need a few base bottles, saving you significant storage space.

Reduce clutter: “Just-add-water” products, like Tirtyl’s foaming hand soap tablets, minimise clutter. Just drop a tablet into the Tirtyl bottle, add water, and you’re good to go!

Cost-effective: By refilling your bottles, you’re not constantly purchasing new ones, which can lead to substantial savings over time.

Customisable: Tirtyl’s range allows you to choose which dispensers will look best in your home, as well as select your fragrances of choice.

Sustainable: Refillables drastically reduce plastic waste, making them a more environmentally-friendly option.

A well-organised home is more than just a visually pleasing space—it’s an efficient, comforting, and safe environment that caters to our well-being. Investing time in decluttering, categorising, and finding the perfect storage solutions may seem daunting initially, but the long-term benefits are undeniable. 

When our surroundings are in order, we can easily navigate our daily chores—no more hunting for the right cleaner or struggling to find storage space. With everything categorised and neatly tucked away, you save both time and energy, and cleaning becomes less of a chore and more of a well-oiled routine!

In a nutshell, organising and streamlining your cleaning routine isn’t just a step towards a cleaner home. It’s a stride towards a more efficient, safer, and sustainable lifestyle. Embrace home organisation and let Tirtyl guide you on this journey towards simplicity and sustainability! You can check out Tirtyl’s range of Just-add-water products here:
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