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LIVE Smart: Cleaning and Laundry
Student guide to living and studying in Dundee. Aligned with LEARN Smart

Housekeeping and Cleaning

How to use the laundry is you live in University Accommodation

How to Make a Cleaning Rota

Here is an example of a cleaning rota - it is always a good idea to set one of these up with your flatmates.

cleaning spray bottles

Speedy Cleaning


5 or 10 minute Speedy Clean Up

Choose a housework task to do. Set a timer for 5 or 10 minutes (which ever works best for you) and when the timer stops - stop!

If you can do this everyday when you first come back to your flat then you will keep on top of the cleaning and tidying. It's even better if you can do this together with your flatmates. It becomes a regular habit and makes life easier.

Laundry Symbols

Don't understand the laundry symbols on your clothing labels? Find out what these mean so you can avoid any laundry disasters!

washing symbols