Habits for Keeping a Clean House! Keeping up with the daily housekeeping can be a drag, but it doesn’t have to take up all your time. If you’re among the section of the population struggling to maintain an orderly home, you would start to wonder how “clean” people do it. So, what’s the secret to keeping things clean? Consider adding these habits into your busy schedule and you’ll be letting friends through your door without even noticing it.