As a woman, I am happy to live in a society where I can now vote and show my ankles. However, there is much to be said about that ‘50s housewife! They were the epitome of what a wife “should be” (in that era – I think my brazen “housewife” etiquette is a little better…Details
When you think of the dirtiest spots in your home, your mind probably jumps right to your toilet or the trash can. However, some of the filthiest places and items in your home may actually surprise you. Have you ever cleaned fruits or vegetables in your sink? Probably without a thought. Have you ever cleaned them in your…Details
Elbow grease and good old fashioned know-how. That was how people used to clean. In the good old days, there weren’t any of these fancy chemicals and brand name cleaning products to rely on. It’s true. Cleaning was a lot harder back “in the day.” We’ve come a long way on the cleaning front, but if you…Details
Everyone can clean a window — spray on the cleaner and wipe if off. Sounds simple but there’s a little more to it than that. Did you leave any streaks? Oh really — you missed that? Doesn’t look too good to have super clean window with super big streaks on it. There are a few…Details
You love your little furry members of the family — they matter just as much as regular people. Even though these critters are an important part of your household, they are not human beings — which can lead to some potential health risks for the two legged members of your family dynamic. Pets such as…Details
Be prepared, because this blog is about to get down and dirty. We’re about to unveil the nitty gritty, grimy reality of what may likely be your least favourite cleaning task… let’s get ready to tackle the toilet. The Elements: Castille soap Borax Vinegar Baking soda The Hardware: Rubber gloves Toilet brush Toothbrush Microfiber cloth Spray Bottle…Details
When you were a child, you may have watched your parents or grandparents struggling to lug a monstrous machine up and down flights of stairs. The roars of that beastly contraption were second only to the curses being shrieked from the unlucky individual having to use it. The first vacuum was invented in 1869 and was a…Details
Whether you’re worried about your children, pets, or just the environment in general, it is becoming increasingly popular (and important) to find eco-friendly “green” alternatives to the standard household cleaners. You’ve probably noticed warning labels on certain cleaners, such as oven cleaner or toilet bowl cleaner. Obviously these substances should not be ingested and many should also…Details
Accidents happen. Maybe you’ve spilled coffee (or red wine!) on the nice, new, light coloured area rug, or dripped candle wax on a shiny, unfettered table. Or, perhaps the dog just didn’t make it in time to do his business outside… Whatever the issue may be, stains are a part of life. With information at your fingertips,…Details
Managing a business takes time and money. Some days it even seems like there aren’t enough hours in the day! With deadlines to meet, people to supervise and a company to oversee, every job soon becomes a priority. And when you’re busy running a successful company, there is no time to clean the bathrooms, tidy…Details
While it’s common knowledge that washing your hands can help prevent the spread of flu or a cold from making its rounds throughout the workplace, keeping your place of work as clean as possible can also make a big impact. Having a commercial cleaning company thoroughly clean your office is a proactive approach to keeping…Details
How Do You Know? Online is probably where you find most of your resources. Need a mechanic? You look online. A house inspector? Search the web. Now how about finding a cleaning service for your business? It’s obvious that you’re going to find more than one company trying to convince you that their service is…Details
Clean Season Business owners and employees can finally look forward to warmer weather. The sun seems brighter, people seem happier. It’s time to dust away the cobwebs and get started on your spring cleaning routine; a time to start anew and rid your business of any reminders of winter. And when it comes to cleaning…Details
Preventative cleaning, it is somewhat like preventative healthcare. You go to the doctor for checkups in order to keep big issues at bay. Preventative cleaning is simply taking smalls steps to ensure the dirt stays outside where it belongs and not in your home.
In part one of our topic Cleaning After Major Construction we looked at the reasons why you should clean thoroughly after any construction job, especially a major one. Here in part two we will show you specific reasons why you should do a thorough dusting and ways to make it easier.
What do you think of when you hear the term “Major Construction?” The first thing that comes to my mind is the word MESS! Whether you are having major construction at your home or place of business you have to remember a couple things.
Businesses done in clean surroundings are serious businesses, when you run a business out of dirty or hygienically unhealthy offices or buildings do not be shocked to receive minimal or no clients at all. In business while the appearance of your personnel matters, your outfit speaks volume for how well you are doing. It is…Details
When it comes to office cleaning, it goes a long way in determining when and where to start from. It is such a massive cleaning unlike that of households. Office is such a place where, right from the opening hours till late night shifts there is massive number of occupants. Whether it is about the…Details
Keeping the office clean goes a long way in building a company’s image. Most office owners prefer to outsource their office cleaning duties. One of the main clauses in the cleaning contract is when the office owner expects the office to be cleaned. Scheduled office cleaning provides convenience for both the office owner and the…Details
How to Clean an Apartment before Moving Out Moving out can be hard enough on its own, but to top it off, you might not get your deposit back if you leave it a mess. It’s important to learn how to prepare for a move-out inspection so that you can get your deposit back and…Details
An increasing number of people are turning to natural methods of cleaning to help protect the environment; there are many different benefits to choosing the environmentally friendly cleaning option such as the less exposure to chemicals and easily affordable natural products. There are four main products that the householder can’t afford to be without if…Details
It’s extremely important to keep your floors clean in your businesses building or offices, not only because it’s important to keep germs away and have great hygiene in your building, but because you need to make a great impression with any potential clients who walk into the building. Having a clean and well organized working…Details
Is your office an absolute state? Are you struggling to see the floor or desk with all that paperwork, lunchtime wrappers and dust? It’s time to get everything spotless. Untidy offices lead to a lack of productivity. You spend all this time looking at the problem, rather than tackling the work you need to do.…Details