House parties are back, y’all. Now that people are getting vaccinated, we can start making up for what we missed out on last year. Yet, as fun, as they are, hosting a house party is a lot of work. Read this guide on how to get ready to host a house party to make sure yours is the event of the season.
Most Important Rooms First
Y’all, it’s essential to start by looking at the big picture—clean the most important rooms in your house first. Where are folks going to be gathering the most? If you think it’s going to be the living room, start there. Scrub the floors and the walls so people are impressed the minute they walk in. Don’t forget to dust the shelves and other areas, so people’s summer allergies don’t act up, either.
The Devil’s in the Details
After you’ve cleaned the most important rooms in your home, focus on the details. Have your upholstery professionally cleaned so you can see how much dirt comes up. I was amazed to see how much black water came off my couch when I had this done, y’all. Aside from cleaning your upholstery, clean the tight-knit areas that don’t often get much attention. Folks will be impressed by your attention to detail.
Don’t Ignore the Outdoors
It’s summertime, y’all. So, there’s a good chance your soiree will make its way outdoors. For this reason, you need to show some love to your backyard. Start by pulling out those pesky little weeds and getting rid of any unwanted debris. Then, you should mow the lawn, so your neighbors are jealous of your property. Finally, consider hanging fairy lights in the yard so that it looks dazzling in the moonlight.
This guide on how to get ready to host a house party will ensure that people talk about your soiree for weeks to come. I’m so pumped that things are starting to return to normal. I’m determined to make up for everything we missed out on last year.