Cleaning Tips to Keep You and Your Family Healthy

Cleaning Tips to Keep You and Your Family Healthy

Are you sick and tired of cleaning your home? Well, unfortunately, if you don’t clean your home well enough, you can have a difficult time keeping your family and yourself healthy. Every year, thousands of people get sick from the bacteria in their own homes. But with proper cleaning, you can help to reduce many of the illnesses […]

The Dirtiest Places in Your Home (and Why)!

The Dirtiest Places in Your Home (and Why)!

No one wants their family to live in a dirty home, but are you neglecting your home’s dirtiest parts? You may think that the most germs are on your toilet seat, but you are wrong. According to Dr. Chuck Gerba, a professor of microbiology at the University of Arizona, a toilet seat is one item in your home which is extremely unlikely to make you […]

What Dirty Little Secrets are Hiding in Your Cleaning Products?

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 […]

Household Allergens – Carpet Cleaning Can Help Ease Your Symptoms

Approximately 40 million people in the U.S. suffer from indoor and outdoor allergies, which can be caused by allergens ranging from pet dander and mold spores to ragweed and pollen. The cold, dry air of fall and winter irritate many allergy sufferers, but there are steps you can take to lessen the effects of seasonal […]

Stay Cool Summer Cleaning Tips

Summer’s here, hot, high and sweaty. Vacations beckon. The garden takes on a life of its own. Busy families don’t have much time for home chores these months. School’s out, travel’s in and it’s easy to let life slide on the home front. Still, summer will run more smoothly if you keep tabs on these […]

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 […]

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, […]

Non-Toxic Solutions for a Clean House

There are better ways to clean your home than spending a fortune on chemicals that shouldn’t be touched, breathed in or found lying on surfaces in your home.  To keep your family healthy, there are alternatives to chemicals like bleach and ammonia that will clean and disinfect your home just as well as the toxic […]

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 […]

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 […]