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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Make Cleaning the House a Family Project

Let’s face it, cleaning is time-consuming and can be stressful.  When you have a family, work, drive children to activities and make meals, the idea of finding time to clean the house feels daunting.  Have you ever thought about how much easier cleaning would be if everyone could help out? It doesn’t matter how old […]

5 Cleaning Trends to Look Out for in 2014

There has been a major shift in household cleaning.  These days, there are very few parents who stay home full-time with their kids, let alone have the extra time to get their home as clean as they would like it to be. With a heavy influence on products that save time, money and are multi-functional, […]

Organize Your Home for the New School Year

September is here and the kids are back in school.  Schedules are getting overhauled as sports, homework, and after school activities keep the family busy.  Trying to keep the home from becoming messy is especially challenging this time of year.  There is less time to clean and more stuff being thrown around the house. Putting […]

Easy Way to Get Labels off Glass Jars

Glass jars are wonderful for storing all sorts of odds and ends.  Having a jar with a lid is priceless.  The only problem with saving a glass jar to store supplies, crafts or to use as a vase is the ugly label that remains on the jar. Cleaning the label off a glass jar can […]

Promoting a Green Lifestyle: 6 Ways to Clean Using Olive Oil

Chet’s Cleaning is determined to keep their products as green as possible.  There are so many chemicals all around us that can have harmful and lasting effects on our health.  Chet’s Cleaning takes every precaution necessary to find products that are as safe as possible while still doing the best job of cleaning carpets, upholstery, […]

5 Shortcuts to Make Cleaning Less Time-Consuming

Cleaning is a time-consuming chore, and these days between working, children’s activities and errands, there is little time to do a deep cleaning each week.  Thankfully, there are ways to get the house clean quickly on weeks when you just don’t have much time to spare. The trick is to find shortcuts to minimize the […]