15-Minute Cleaning Tips and Products, Quick Spring Cleaning - FamilyEducation

11 Must-Have Items to Fake a Clean House

We've all been there: A friend just called to say she's swinging by, and you only have 15 minutes to transform your "lived-in house" (read: disaster zone) into something presentable. You scramble to get things in order, but it's all too overwhelming, and you end up frazzled and stressed, and with a messy house to boot. Never fear. These handy items will bring your home to order in minutes, so you're ready for any surprise visitor.
by  Erin Dower