Category: Blog

Blog, COVID-19

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

December 15, 2020, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

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. […]

Blog, Maid Service

Hiring a Maid Service: What to Look For and What To Expect

October 24, 2020, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

Hiring a maid service or a house cleaning service may seem like a luxury to many of us. But let’s be honest: nobody likes spending weekends cleaning toilets, vacuuming, and washing the floors. Yet, those baseboards are collecting dust. And those windows are a little cloudy. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way […]

Blog, How-To Clean

How to Get Your Toilet Really Clean!

September 4, 2020, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

Toilets: They Do the Dirty Work! No matter what your living space looks like, you can live like royalty if you know how. As someone who runs a professional cleaning company in Howard County, Maryland, I believe that it’s the individual details that, altogether, make your place seem amazing – or not. A squeaky clean […]

Blog, Maid Service

Craving Maid Service During a Pandemic? Trust Us! We are Trained for This!

August 4, 2020, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

If you’ve been worrying about whether it’s wise to resume your maid service during a pandemic, this message is for you. It’s been five months since Maryland Governor Larry Hogan closed schools around the state, encouraged non-essential businesses to let employees work from home, and asked all of us to help ‘flatten the curve.’ This […]

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Keep a Clean House While Everyone’s Stuck at Home

May 23, 2020, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

Cleaning Tips to Help You Stay Sane #atHome Well, I’m in the same boat with all of you. I am trying to keep a clean house – and keep my sanity – while I’m home with three kids and a dog that sheds. Teaching the kids half the day, fighting a constant battle to keep […]

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15 Homemade Cleaners to Make Your Home Shine

April 6, 2020, Author: Nicole Henn

With cleaning supplies dwindling down at just about any store, you might be searching for alternative ways to keep your house clean. Fortunately, you can easily create a variety of homemade cleaners with a few basic supplies you likely already have in your home. So, the next time you need a carpet stain remover or […]

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The Best Advice for Cleaning in the Age of Coronavirus

March 23, 2020, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

My community has been calling on me for Coronavirus cleaning advice the past…6 weeks or so. People are scared. They want to know how the virus is spread. They are desperate to understand how to keep their homes safe and virus-free right now, in the age of Coronavirus. To be sure, it’s a freaky time. […]

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Beat the Post-Vacation Blues By Returning to a Clean Home

August 1, 2019, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

When you come home from a fun vacation, the last thing you want to do is clean. Instead of having to worry about making time to sweep, dust, or mop, let Park Avenue Cleaning take care of your home. Here’s how we can help you beat the post-vacation blues: Your Time is Valuable Returning home […]

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What Homeowners Should Know About Mold

July 15, 2019, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

Recognizing what can cause mold and learning to control it can save you a lot. Here are some things you should know so you can prevent it from growing in your home: How Mold Grows There are four types of common indoor molds: Cladosporium, Penicillium, Alternaria, and Aspergillus. These thrive in conditions that are warm […]

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Here’s Why A Professional Cleaning Service is Cost Effective

July 5, 2019, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

Feeling like there isn’t enough time in the day to clean while getting done all the other things you want to do? Hire a professional cleaning service and watch your troubles melt away! You’ll be spared from the hassle of cleaning while having more time to do the things you actually want to do. Here […]