May 4

Easy Idea

Use an apron with pockets. Stock the pockets with heavy-duty liquid cleaner, light-duty liquid cleaner, cotton cloths or paper towls, a toothbrush and a scraper.

More: Speedy Spring Cleaning Ideas

May 8

Restock the Car Kit

Replace your winter car kit with essentials for a hot day: bottles of water, packaged snacks (including chocolate which is good for shock), jumper cables, flares, a first aid kit and a blanket.

More: 12 Must-Read Car Care Tips

May 15

Rotate Lampshades

To ensure even wear, spin your lampshades. You'll be surprised by how much the sun fades them. And don't forget to give the shades — and the bulbs — a thorough dusting.

More: Bedroom Chandeliers

May 18

Clean the Shower 3 Videos

These tips and tricks will make the job easier.