While I admire your enthusiasm, you might want to think about carefully cleaning your old house before moving in. First, get rid of all the old dirt. Then make sure it’s new and sparkly to you! And I’ll provide you with a Move-In Cleaning Checklist to assist you to get it spotless.
I have survived living in a totally disgusting dirty house, and have turned it into a home that's totally livable for my germaphobe self, toddler and husband. And I don't even cringe when I touch the light switches anymore! Here's how it all went down.