The first things to purge during spring cleaning (video)

What do you get rid of first?

First things to purge during spring cleaning

Daylight savings has just kicked in and that means one thing - time to dust off winter and do some spring cleaning.

But where should you start? From your wardrobe to your pantry, after winter, everything needs an overhaul.

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Check the expiration dates on your makeup, lotions and sunscreen. Say goodbye to anything out of date and look forward to a fresh spring face.

Having a full wardrobe may be satisfying but it doesn't make sense if you don't wear half the stuff in it. Why not donate it to charity and make room for new clothes you really want to be in?

When was the last time you watched a VHS tape? Have home movies transferred to digital form. It saves space and is a better way to preserve your memories.

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Updated technology often means new chargers and cords. Make sure your space isn't cluttered with chargers for phones and tablets you no longer use.

Single socks that have no mate seem to congregate at the bottom of drawers taking up precious space. Has the sock with the pink polka dots been lonely for a while? It's time to get rid of it.

Spring cleaning doesn't just mean organising - it's time to purge!

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