Category: Blog

Blog, COVID-19, How-To Clean

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

July 21, 2021, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

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 […]

Blog, How-To Clean

Master The Art Of Cleaning Almost Anything Without Chemicals!

June 9, 2021, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

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 […]

Blog, COVID-19, How-To Clean

Hard Truths About  the Hazards of Bleach

April 24, 2021, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

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 […]

Blog, How-To Clean

9 Top Traits of the Best Vacuum Cleaners

April 13, 2021, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

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 […]

Blog, How-To Clean

Indoor Air Quality Concerns: Professional Cleaning Can Help

March 8, 2021, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

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 […]

Blog, Real Estate Cleaning

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

February 11, 2021, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

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 […]

Blog, How-To Clean

Organizing to Sell Your Home Faster

February 2, 2021, Author: Park Ave Cleaning

Many frustrated home sellers are left wondering why they can’t move their properties – or get their asking price. Why do some homes get snapped up the second they hit the market while others languish?  The answer may be less mysterious than you think. To make a reasonable profit when selling your home, you have […]

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 […]