Thursday, July 3, 2014

Clean Master Bedroom Headboard and Footboard

Today:     We are going to begin working through the Master Bedroom.  Clean the head/footboards of your bed thoroughly.   

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Find a Place Out of Reach for Matches

Today:    Make sure all matches are out of reach of small fingers.  Keep them in specific places so they are returned to secure locations and casual use doesn't leave them unattended. 

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Garage Work Bench

Today:    We are finishing up the organization of the garage.  Tackle the workbench and tool area, cleaning out and cleaning up until it is functional and useful again.

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Monday, June 30, 2014

West Wall of Garage

Today:    Tackle the west wall of the garage.  Find "homes" for all oversized, useful items so they can be returned easily when unneeded.

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Friday, June 27, 2014

South Wall of Garage

Today:    Tackle the south wall of the garage.   Hang everything possible and label well so others can help you keep the garage clean and neat.

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Thursday, June 26, 2014

East Wall of Garage

Today:    Tackle the east wall of the garage.  Move everything out, sweep well, and place useful items neatly against the wall.

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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Clean North Wall of Garage

Today:    We are going to tackle each of the walls of the garage, discarding debris, sorting through and confining treasures in containers.  Sweep the floor near each wall and stack everything back in place.  Today, tackle the north wall.

(Yes, I know one of these walls has garage doors and so you can take that day off.)

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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Get/Update Fire Extinguisher for Home

Today:    Purchase a new fire extinguisher or update current one.  Hang near garage/kitchen entry.  This will allow is easy use inside the house or in the garage.

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Monday, June 23, 2014

Shoe/Boot Area of Garage

Today:    Collect all the shoes and boots that will be stored in the garage.  Put them on shelving near the back door so they can be conveniently returned to their new "home" by all shoe wearers.

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Friday, June 20, 2014

Clean Bike Area of Garage

Today:     Decide about the bikes.  Hang if desired.  Purchase bike rack, if room.  Or, clean floor and put down duct tape lines to show where to park.

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