Cleaning Tips

Cleaning New Year’s Resolutions to Consider in 2017

Posted on December 27, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

As 2016 draws to a close, many of us begin to think about making resolutions to better ourselves in the new year. There are just a few weeks before New Year’s; a perfect time to reflect on 2016 and make plans for the year ahead. Most people focus their resolutions
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What to Clean for Cold and Flu Season

Posted on November 22, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

Fall brings warm fires, gorgeous colorful leaves, holiday gatherings, and so many things to celebrate and be thankful for. Unfortunately fall also marks the beginning of cold and flu season. Family and friend gatherings, coupled with cooler outside temperatures create a perfect scenario for germs to spread. As colder weather
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Are You a “Cleaner” or a “Declutterer”?

Posted on October 26, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

Cleaning for the Cleaning People I remember when I was a kid. My mom was a bit OCD, always picking up the house. She even used to rake the thick, orange, shag rug that the vacuum would get stuck on. It wasn’t because it was dirty. No, she couldn’t stand
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Time to clean out the closets

Posted on October 18, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

I used to live in the suburbs. Not that I actually live in a city now. It’s a small town. But the neighborhood I came from was one of those typical suburban types with similar looking houses and manicured lawns. Most of the homes were 2-stories with more bathrooms than
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What’s Hiding in Your Carpet?

Posted on September 23, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

Did you know that your “carpet probably contains about 200,000 bacteria per square inch, making it 4,000 times dirtier than your toilet seat?” Studies have found salmonella, norovirus and E.coli hiding in carpet fibers. Seriously? And I sit on the rug when I’m stretching in front of the TV? Well,
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Immaculate Clean: Questions and Answers

Posted on August 17, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

Recently one of our clients from Carroll County, Maryland asked: “How often should I vacuum my carpets, really?” We think this is a great question, after all carpets can take a beating during the week, they get walked on, played on, laid on. Let us put to bed the question
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The Right Way to Clean Exterior Windows

Posted on June 14, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

You’ve developed quite the cleaning schedule, and have no problem keeping up with your daily and weekly cleaning tasks. Keeping your home clean can be difficult with busy schedules and other daily tasks, but a solid cleaning schedule can keep you on top of things. But what about those cleaning
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Seven Steps to a Spotless Bathroom

Posted on May 13, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

Your bathroom is one of the most used rooms in the house, and one of the most dirty. So why is keeping it clean so hard? Most of our time spent in the bathroom is when we are in a rush to get somewhere, we shower, brush our teeth, comb
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3 Items to Add to Your Spring Cleaning List

Posted on April 6, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

It’s April, which means it’s the prime season for spring cleaning, and spring cleaning may mean different things to different people. However, we can probably all agree that spring cleaning calls for more elaborate and in-depth cleaning than what most of us do on a weekly basis. Spring cleaning is
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Where Does Dust Come From?

Posted on March 11, 2016 in Cleaning Tips

You wipe it, you vacuum it up, you even get special gadgets to trap it, but it comes back relentlessly day after day. What are we talking about? That would be dust! We are familiar with your daily struggle of keeping the dust at bay and as a Maryland cleaning
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