The holidays are just around the corner, which means lots of fun family dinners and parties. But, that also means there are lots of potential messes just waiting to cover your furniture and floors. What if you didn’t have to worry about those little spills and accidents? Click through our favorite cleaning hacks below to keep your house spick and span this holiday season.

Roll with It

Hanging ornaments is a fabulous, fun way to decorate your Christmas tree. But, in all of the unpacking and hanging you’re bound to break one of two. Cleaning up the tiny shards of glass usually require a vacuum, but not all the time. If you’re in a bind and need to clean up those pesky little suckers, try using a lint roller! The sticky paper is designed to pick up the tiniest lint particles, so it will definitely work for all those little slivers.

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Do you have any cleaning tricks for the Holidays? Share with us in a comment below.

— Natasha Davis