I’m not the neatest person, but I’m not the messiest either.
I’ve finally reached that state of adulthood where my apartment is never too dirty to have company over. At last, I can have impromptu gatherings without that “oh shit, I need to clean” moment that was ubiquitous in the past.
This man articulated exactly what I’ve learned over the years. Check out his article “How to Clean Your House in 20 Minutes a Day for 30 Days.” Great tips and a nice little cleaning schedule. The timer trick is my favorite.