Your January House Cleaning Checklist

Your January House Cleaning Checklist

January can be a dreary time of year with cooler temperatures and lots of indoor days. With this January House Cleaning Checklist, you can do those semi-annual and annual home cleaning and maintenance tasks during this often ‘downtime’ of the year. Of course, the issue that often arises is, because you only do these cleaning tasks once or twice a …

Holiday Guests are on the Way – Are you Ready?

Yes, your holiday guests are coming, whether for an evening, an overnight stay, or a week, they will be with you soon! Having friends and family share your home for the holidays is a joy, but not one that comes without a little stress and a bit of preparation. Let’s take a few minutes to get you and your home …

It’s Okay to Hire a Cleaning Service – Here’s Why!

It’s Okay to Hire a Cleaning Service – Here’s Why!

Well, let’s start by saying, some people believe hiring a cleaning service is a luxury that they just can’t justify. After all, they can clean the house themselves, though it is a chore most would rather avoid. In addition, they feel because they have spent the money on all the needed cleaning supplies – vacuum, broom, mop, cleaners, etc. so …

Household Cleaners and Your Health

Household Cleaners and Your Health

Cleaning is important –  it limits our exposure to harmful bacteria, germs, molds, and more in our homes, schools, and businesses. Even so household and industrial cleaning products often contain dangerous chemicals. You probably never thought about it, but those everyday household cleaners you use can be harmful to you and your family. The truth be told, household cleaners can …

Is Vinegar Really a Great Cleaner?

Is Vinegar Really a Great Cleaner?

You’ve probably heard it said that vinegar is a great cleaner. You may have even tried it, with mixed results. You may have sprayed it on the kitchen sink and with an extra measure of elbow grease and finally arrived at clean. In all honesty, vinegar can help with cleaning certain items, like the coffee maker, but an effective overall …