Let's face it. Life is busy. There is always something to do on our to-do lists. And while cleaning the house may not be our most joyful activity on our list, it is definitely a necessary one. The problem lies in creating a schedule that gets everything done without overwhelming us. No two households are exactly the same. There have been times in my life when vacuuming needed to be done a few times a day and others where vacuuming a few times a week was perfect. Use our ideas on daily, weekly, monthly, and seasonal chores to start crafting your own customized cleaning schedule.