This tip is a quick one and directed mainly toward single Gothlings.
Always keep your dwelling, no matter how large or small, tidy and neat as if to expect a visitor, or especially a romantic rendez-vous, at any given time. Every night when you step out that door, you will never know whether or not you may re-enter with someone special. No one wants to see your Hot Topics boxers dangling from a lamp. Make this a habit.