5 Cleaning Hacks to Make a Dishwasher Sparkle!

Is cleaning your dishwasher a household chore that you despise? You’re not alone. Here are a few hacks to take at least some of the pain out of it.  Dishwashers usually come with instructions on the best ways to use them. However, these manuals are usually short on information about the best ways to clean […]

Post-Renovation Cleaning: Professional Cleaning or DIY?

While the prospect of renovating a home or office can be exciting, post-renovation cleaning can be an unpleasant mess. So what are your options in such a situation? Hire a professional post-renovation cleaning service or try to do post-renovation clean-up yourself? First, let’s look at the pros and cons.   In fact, your contractor should […]

15 Things You’re Forgetting To Clean — But Shouldn’t!

Barbeques. Friends. Family. Summertime is such a fun and busy (but relaxing) season. So it’s just a shame we couldn’t coax ourselves into spring cleaning back when we had the chance. Or, if you did tidy up, the things you’re forgetting to clean may have unexpectedly debuted. I mean, last week at the picnic, wasn’t […]

Master The Art Of Cleaning Almost Anything Without Chemicals!

Ahhhh, yes. Green cleaning. It’s the non-toxic kind of cleaning that folks are raving about these days. After sheltering inside for the better part of a year, just about everybody is focused on pollutant-free cleaning products. We want products that are not just safe for the planet but that, more importantly, support our health. Not […]

Hard Truths About  the Hazards of Bleach

The hazards of bleach are well known today. But if you were raised as I was, you may have recently been tempted to use more bleach than ever before. We’ve been living with the COVID-19 disease for more than a year now. We spent the first half of 2020 madly cleaning and sanitizing and disinfecting […]

9 Top Traits of the Best Vacuum Cleaners

What the Best Vacuum Cleaners Have in Common I love to vacuum! There, I said it! I find the hum of the motor and the patterns left behind on the carpet very soothing. I’m sure I’m not the only one. For some it may be washing dishes or folding laundry; but for me, vacuuming is […]

Indoor Air Quality Concerns: Professional Cleaning Can Help

Why Care About Indoor Air Quality? Our modern lifestyle, wonderful as it is, can have a dark side. Many substances that we use in everyday life may negatively impact our indoor air quality – the air inside our homes and workplaces. These may include cleaners and solvents, even beauty products. And that air pollution can […]

The “Listing Clean” – A Real Estate Cleaning Service for Agents

What’s a “Listing Clean?” A high-end real estate cleaning service for agents and sellers in Howard County, Baltimore County, and neighboring counties in Central Maryland Howard County is the most affluent county in the state of Maryland and boasts countless million-dollar properties. As a real estate agent in this area, you will want to make […]

Organizing Your Home to Sell Faster

Do you NEED TO SELL RIGHT NOW? Well, organizing your home to sell faster is the focus of this article. This one is a tough one, but we run across it all the time. Especially if folks have lived in a place for awhile… I mean, the material possessions do eventually tend to pile up! […]

COVID Cleaning and the CDC: “You Need A Little Dirt!”

COVID Cleaning Certification: A Refresher Course in the Science of Cleaning We got our COVID cleaning certification from the (AHCA) American House Cleaning Association last month. It had not seemed urgent. With my own 15+ years in the business and my crew members with nearly the same longevity, I felt we basically knew it all. […]