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Old 06-09-2020, 01:00 PM   #21
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We make our beds whenever we launder our sheets, which is rarely less than weekly.
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Old 06-09-2020, 01:03 PM   #22
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Only takes a minute or so to make the bed. It has always been part of getting up each morning so don't even think about it as a chore.
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There's a few minimal things that absolutely must be done. Make bed, shave, shower (one more I can't say on forum). After that, anything goes.
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Old 06-09-2020, 01:07 PM   #23
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We make our beds whenever we launder our sheets, which is rarely less than weekly.

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Old 06-09-2020, 01:14 PM   #24
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I fixed the poll for you.

Now go make your beds everyone...
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Old 06-09-2020, 01:15 PM   #25
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Always. I hate the feel of getting into a rumpled bed in the evening. DW and I make it together, which takes 1/4 the time it takes to do it alone.
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Old 06-09-2020, 01:19 PM   #26
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Absolutely! I hate sleeping in an unmade bed.
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Old 06-09-2020, 01:49 PM   #27
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Always. I hate the feel of getting into a rumpled bed in the evening. DW and I make it together, which takes 1/4 the time it takes to do it alone.
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Old 06-09-2020, 02:00 PM   #28
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Kinda. I don't actually make the bed, unless someone is coming over. But in the morning I fold down the bedding somewhat neatly so that the mattress can air out all day. In the evening, I just have to pull up the bedding.
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Old 06-09-2020, 02:05 PM   #29
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I'm a lark. DH is a night owl. So if I made the bed when I got up, I'd only be able to make half the bed, LOL. I sometimes make it later though, sometimes DH does it. Probably 1/2 the time it is made. I made my bed every day until I married my night owl.
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Old 06-09-2020, 02:18 PM   #30
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Yes, as it drives me crazy if it’s not made. LOL
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Old 06-09-2020, 02:23 PM   #31
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Every day, joint effort immediately after we get up.
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Old 06-09-2020, 02:56 PM   #32
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Yes, every day. If we get up at the same time, we make it together. If one of us sleeps in, that person makes it.
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Old 06-09-2020, 03:09 PM   #33
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Yes, daily, it puts things in order. Just as I have a clean and orderly winery in garage/shop, it makes for good winemaking.
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Old 06-09-2020, 03:44 PM   #34
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I do, and for exactly these reasons. I like starting the day off accomplishing a task.
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Old 06-09-2020, 03:58 PM   #35
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Yes. I make it every day. I HAVE to live in a neat house. DH does not "need" to, but appreciates a neat house. It makes for a serene atmosphere. The "made" bed is just part of the overall neat house. I was not this neat as s child, but lived in a house maintained the same way, so I attribute this to my upbringing.

I also love a clean house, but hate cleaning, so the cleaning is farmed out.
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We probably make it 1/2 the time... we both prefer to have it made but always bother to do it.
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The rule at my house is the last one to get up makes the bed.... I get up early.
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Old 06-09-2020, 04:42 PM   #38
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The rule at my house is the last one to get up makes the bed.... I get up early.
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A made bed is a great thing to look forward to when you crawl back in for the next night’s sleep.

A made man is another thing entirely.
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Old 06-09-2020, 05:09 PM   #40
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Of course not, that's crazy talk. I can't imagine why anyone would want to waste the time and energy needed to do something so pointless. I will somewhat make the bed on the rare occasion I think someone else might be coming into my bedroom(virtually never). Other than that, WHY!?
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