8 things to know about Swedish Death Cleaning
A name such as ‘Swedish Death Cleaning’ does sound quite ominous, sure, but its rewards are truly satisfying. Actually, it’s just a hostile-sounding name for the latest cleaning craze that is helping numerous households worldwide become much more clutter free. It is based on a concept by Swedish writer Margareta Magnusson who wrote a bestseller based on this idea shortly after her parents died.
The main idea behind Swedish Death Cleaning, aimed at people aged over 50 years, is to gradually start cleaning their homes and making them neater so that when they pass on their abodes are virtually clutter-free for their children and surviving relatives. Quite a gloomy concept, yet it’s something we all have to face, right?
So, how do you start Swedish Death Cleaning your home?