The fifteen minute kitchen clean

When time is short and the kitchen’s a bombsite, here’s how to transform it in just a quarter of an hour

Weren’t we supposed to have oceans of time on our hands by this point in our lives? Hmm, turns out life’s still pretty hectic! Which is why it’s so useful to have this plan for a super-speedy kitchen clean up your sleeve.

Minute 1

Clear all counters and throw out any packaging.

Put all food stuff away.

Minutes 2-5

Load everything into your dishwasher and switch it on.

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Minutes 5-8

Hand wash anything that still needs washing and then wipe down your sink, drainer and squeeze out the washing-up cloth.

Minutes 8-10

Clear any clutter, like bills and paperwork. Pop old newspapers and magazines into the recycling.

Minutes 10-12

Grab your Flash All-Purpose Gel and wipe down work surfaces, your hob and the fridge.

Minutes 13-15

Grab the hoover or a brush and sweep the floors.


Do you have any tips for when you need to get the kitchen looking ship-shape in no time at all?