The Importance of Clean Surfaces

Keeping countertops, tabletops, desktops and dressers clean means more than what you can see with the naked eye.  It’s easy to dust, polish or wipe down home surfaces and assume they are clean.  It’s what you can’t see that can make you sick.  You can’t see germs that can cause illnesses like Salmonella, the flu […]

End of Summer Cleaning Tips

There are only a couple weeks left before the start of a new school year.  It’s hard to believe that the end of summer is here.  This is the time of year to focus on cleaning up from a long busy summer and packing items away for another year. Here are some handy tips to […]

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 […]

How to Clean Window Blinds

Make an easy job out of cleaning window blinds with these 6 tips.   Let’s face it, cleaning window blinds can be a messy and tedious chore.  How many times have you thought about cleaning your blinds and then decided against it because of the amount of work involved? The four most common types of […]

How to Get Kids to Clean Their Rooms

You know the drill, it’s the weekend and the kid’s rooms are a mess.  There will be arguments waged over trying to get the kids to clean up their rooms.  It’s an exhausting practice that is all too familiar in too many homes.  What can you do to get kids to clean their rooms? Why […]

How to Prevent Cross-Contamination in Your Home

When bacteria is spread by people, cleaning equipment and food, cross-contamination can occur.  People spend more time indoors than outside and that increases the opportunity for bacteria to transfer around the home. Illness and disease is lessened when proper cleaning methods are used, but cleaning properly is actually a detailed process.  Think about all of […]

The Best Way to Clean Your Carpeted Stairs in 6 Easy Steps

Carpeting on a staircase is a popular option.  People love the look of carpeted stairs, the safety that they provide and the sound barrier from all of the foot traffic.  Let’s face it, a staircase in a high traffic area can get quite a workout and trying to keep your stairs clean can be frustrating.  […]

What to Expect From a Tile and Stone Cleaning Company

Have you noticed that your tile and grout or stone has begun to look dingy?  Do you feel that no matter how hard you try to get your tile or stone looking like new, you aren’t having much luck? Maybe it’s time to hire a professional cleaning company to get your floors or countertops in […]

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 […]