A Clean Home for the Holidays in 5 Days (14 photos)
Every day we’re getting closer and closer to holiday events, and if you’re hosting a gathering at your home this year, you’re likely starting to feel the pressure of throwing the perfect party. Undoubtedly, “clean the house” is on your checklist for the event.

While that task probably isn’t your favorite, you know it has to be done. That’s why we chatted with Michael Silva-Nash, a cleaning pro and an executive vice president at Molly Maid of Greater Little Rock, Arkansas, to create a whole-house cleaning guide that will help you get your home ready for any festive event. He shares when to start, the supplies to stock up on, the rooms to tackle the week before your event, his favorite cleaning tips and advice for party day. Let the countdown to a clean home begin!