How to Encourage Teens to Clean Their Rooms

How to Encourage Teens to Clean Their Rooms

Step 1:
Have shelves and drawers ready for all your teenager's belongings.

Step 2:
Teach your teenager how to keep his/her room tidy. Encourage him/her to vacuum, sweep, fold his/her clothes, etc.

Step 3:
Help him/her clean the first time around.

Step 4:
Draw a floor map of your teenager's room to make it easier for him/her to remember where items belong.

Step 5:
Reward your teenager for keeping his/her room clean.

Step 6:
Insist that your teenager gets rid of the things he/she no longer uses.