General House Cleaning vs. Deep Cleaning

General House Cleaning vs. Deep Cleaning

How long has it been since you deep cleaned your home? For that matter, what does deep cleaning even mean? We all do our best to keep the house picked up, wiped down and vacuumed on a regular basis. But sometimes you have to go the extra mile and vacuum out under your fridge, or […]

Summer Cleaning Tips to Keep Your House Nice and Neat

Summer Cleaning Tips to Keep Your House Nice and Neat

The summer months have arrived. bringing with them heat, vacations and a heightened wave of activity around the home. While spring cleaning is all about reorganizing and opening up the home from the winter darkness, summertime tasks might be a bit more involved. Do you suddenly have children who are at home all day instead […]

Choosing the Best Carpet Cleaner for the Job

Choosing the Best Carpet Cleaner for the Job

Cleaning a carpet is as simple as grabbing the right products and equipment and starting to clean. It’s even simpler when you hire the first cleaning company you find, right? Wrong. Carpet cleaning is a pretty complex process, and when you choose the wrong carpet cleaner, you may end up simply getting the dirt ground […]

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Safe Ways to Care for Leather between Professional Furniture Cleanings

Leather furniture is always popular thanks to its beauty and durability. It’s also a more expensive choice than some fabrics, like microfiber, and an investment well worth protecting. In between professional cleanings by Chet’s Cleaning in Madison Heights, the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification offers some tips on things you can do to […]

Spring Cleaning Done Right

Spring Cleaning Done Right

Nearly all cultures practice some sort of spring cleaning in the home. In the Chinese culture, this spring ritual symbolizes ridding the home of the bad luck and misfortune that has accumulated in the previous year. Cleaning makes room for good luck to enter the home. For Americans, spring cleaning has more practical implications. It […]

Upholstery Cleaning and Maintenance Tips

Maintaining upholstered furniture is easy to do while following these few simple steps. They do not take much time and you keep your sofa looking great year after year. Choose the Right Fabric Where will the furniture be located, in a well-traveled area or in an area exposed to direct sunlight? Furniture pieces subject to […]

4 Dreaded Chores and How to Make Them Easier

While there are some people who enjoy the process of cleaning the house, there are certain chores that are pretty low on everyone’s list.  Below are 4 dreaded chores and how to make them easier to deal with. 1.  Oven If you have a self-cleaning oven, you’ve got half the battle won.  Unfortunately the only […]

The Best Way to Clean the Windows in Your Home

Your Top Questions Answered 1.  How do you clean windows so there are no streaks? There is nothing more frustrating than cleaning your windows and still seeing streaks.  To get the see-through shine you desire, wash your windows with horizontal strokes on one side of the glass and vertical strokes on the other side of […]

Healthy Home Cleaning Formulas

We all know that cleaning products contain numerous amounts of toxins. Over the years, questions regarding the hazards of chemicals in our environment have been largely overlooked. Evidence shows that what we put in our home to clean our house is just as important as what we put inside our body. Products that we use […]

10 Uses for Baking Soda That Will Surprise You

At Chet’s Cleaning, we are always on the lookout for ways to clean without using harsh chemicals.  Baking soda is a cheap, all natural favorite of ours that you can use throughout the home to clean, freshen and deodorize your home.  Protect yourself and your family from conventional cleansers that can expose you to multiple […]