Clean Your Kitchen in 15 Minutes or Less: Quick and Easy Checklist for a Speedy Tidy
These effective cleaning tips can save you a ton of time.
Alina BradfordCNET Contributor
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It's a misconception that housework has to take huge chunks of time to complete. You're probably already balancing a mix of responsibilities from work, school and child care to shopping and cooking before you even get to thinking about all the housework you need done. That means you likely won't be able to spend hours cleaning every crevice in your home every week.
The good news is you won't need to, especially when it comes to your kitchen space.
I'm a big proponent of having cleaning equipment stashed away in each room. If you have what you need to do the job on-hand, the process goes much faster. This is what you need in your quick kitchen cleaning kit:
These steps only work quickly if you don't let your kitchen get overwhelmingly gross in the first place. Be sure to wipe up spills as they happen throughout the day to avoid major dried-on messes that will take longer to clean.