Environmentally Friendly Plastic Wrap Alternatives

You’ve just cooked a delicious meal. You’ve cleaned your countertops and started to load the dishwasher. Now it’s time to put away all of those tasty leftovers to be reheated and enjoyed another day. So, do you reach for the plastic wrap — or an environmentally friendly plastic wrap alternative?  “Everyday” single-use products like plastic wrap can take a big toll on our planet. Plastic is not as recyclable as many people believe, with a sizable portion ending up in landfills — where it degrades slowly and leeches harmful chemicals ...

2021-06-16T12:07:18+00:00 June 21st, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

How to Enjoy the Benefits of a Mindful Cleaning

Over the past year, we have all found ourselves spending more time at home. Instead of a sanctuary from our hectic schedules, home became the center of our lives — the place where our families lived, worked, went to school, ate every meal, and received every delivery package. As the clearly defined separation between the work or school day and home life disappears, it can become more difficult to remember to set aside time for meditation and mindfulness.  After all, after a long day of Zoom calls, helping the kids ...

2021-06-14T15:37:05+00:00 June 14th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

Why Baking Soda Should Be Part Of Your Eco-Friendly Cleaning Arsenal

Baking soda has a well-earned reputation as a kitchen hero. Over the last few months, it has made our pandemic bread-baking efforts a success, and we all know about its deodorizing power in a fridge, trash can, or cabinet. Less talked about, though, is the power that baking soda has as a safe, non-toxic, eco-friendly cleaner and deodorizer for your entire home.  In fact, there is no room in the house that can’t benefit from the wonders of baking soda-based cleaners. 

2021-06-14T15:30:47+00:00 June 8th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

How to Clean to Get Ready for Your Post-Vaccine Summer Parties

According to a poll from Gallup, 25% of all Americans would name summer as their very favorite season. And it’s not hard to see why! For one thing, summer is the ultimate time for heading outside and having fun in the sun.Whether you love road trips to the beach, backyard barbecues, or heading to your favorite local park, there’s practically no limit to what you can do with the long, luxurious days and cool nights of this spectacular season! That’s especially true in 2021, as Chicago starts to slowly but ...

2021-05-25T13:08:50+00:00 May 31st, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

3 Eco-Friendly Tips for Cleaning Your Garbage Disposal

No matter how much you scrub, disinfect, and clean your kitchen, few things can spoil your efforts like a garbage disposal that, let’s be honest, doesn’t get cleaned or sanitized nearly often enough.  It may be tempting to overlook this kitchen workhorse, or throw a couple of tabs of commercial garbage disposal cleaner in and call it a day, but take caution – as your disposal churns, it can spray bacteria or harsh chemical cleaners out into your kitchen, undoing all of the careful work you’ve done cleaning and disinfecting ...

2021-05-13T16:14:48+00:00 May 24th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|