How Should I Maintain High Foot Traffic Areas?
Foyers and hallways are two of the highest traffic areas in your home. Without the proper care, the floor in these rooms can soon begin to look tired and worn out. You can help maintain the beauty of your home’s floors by using these four tips.
What Dirty Little Secrets are Hiding in Your Cleaning Products?
It’s hard enough to keep your house clean without worrying that your cleaning supplies could be causing more harm than good. The average home contains 62 toxic substances–in everything from cleaning supplies to seemingly innocuous bath and body products. Though experts argue that the small amounts we’re exposed to aren’t harmful at all, no one […]
8 Worst Things You Can Do To Your Area Rug
Whether your area rug is a new addition to your home or a precious family heirloom, treating it with a little TLC will go a long way in preserving your cherished rug. Below we have listed the top 8 mistakes people make that will cause your area rug to dull and deteriorate prematurely. Not Using […]
The Textile Museum Officially Opened to the Public
At George Washington University, The Textile Museum officially opened to the public on Saturday, March 21. The Textile Museum was established in 1925 by collector and connoisseur George Hewitt Myers to expand public knowledge and appreciation—locally, nationally, and internationally—of the artistic merits and cultural importance of the world’s textiles through scholarship, exhibitions, and educational programs. […]
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 […]
How to Organize Your Front Hall Closet
There is no better time to clean out the front hall closet than over the summer. Fall tends to be a busy time of year with the kids going back to school. Before you find yourself with shoes all over the floor, backpacks shoved in and no place to hang those coats, why not get […]
Is Your Cleaning Company a “Green Cleaning” Company?
Have you ever stopped to consider if your cleaning company uses products that are safe for the environment? Wouldn’t you prefer to use a company who is serious about the types of solutions they use to clean a home? Why does it really matter if your cleaning company is using “green” products anyway? Many chemicals […]
Why Exceptional Cleaning Companies Prequalify Their Clients
When you call to schedule an appointment for a cleaning service to come out to your home, you probably have a few questions, but expect the call to take just a minute. Have you ever thought about how a company’s questions aimed at their clients can tell you a lot about the quality of the […]