So starting at the beginning of the this year I made a cleaning schedule for those other tasks. It has been very helpful. I am a person that
Having a task assigned each day has been a good way to go about it, so I don't feel like I have to clean everything over the weekend. I also know that on days that are generally more hectic (Thursday and Friday) I generally won't have the 'extra time' to clean, so I avoid assigning a task on those days.
Here is our chore chart, having it iCal is also very handy, I can make tasks repeat as often as necessary. Some are weekly, every other week or every month. Another great thing about this schedule is my house feels clean, almost all of the time. Nothing better than a clean house.