Get a clean start to the new year with salt, lemon juice, vinegar and water

Ms Low Chee Mung, 50, executive housekeeper of the Ritz-Carlton hotel, uses lemon and salt to sanitise chopping boards and remove dirt.
Ms Low Chee Mung, 50, executive housekeeper of the Ritz-Carlton hotel, uses lemon and salt to sanitise chopping boards and remove dirt.ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG

SINGAPORE - Can keeping your home clean change your life and bring joy?

Japanese decluttering expert Marie Kondo has made bank preaching that philosophy. Her name has even become a verb - "I'm going to Marie Kondo my apartment this weekend."

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