How to Improve the Air Quality In Your Home

During the winter months, spending time indoors marathoning Netflix shows and curling up in a cozy blanket is typically part of the routine. Enjoying a hot cocoa while snow falls outside the window, cuddling up to your favorite pet, cancelling plans — these are all things we tend to covet when the air turns cold and our summertime excitement fades away. With that, however, comes more time cooped up inside, running your heating and ventilation systems non-stop. Over time, all this extra strain can lead to less healthy air flow ...

2019-01-17T10:19:56+00:00 January 21st, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

Cleaning for Every Stage of Your Child’s Life

They grow up so fast, don’t they? Every parent – not to mention aunts, uncles, and grandparents – knows the “blink and you’ll miss it” feeling of watching a child grow up. One day they’re a toddler, frolicking in the sandbox. The next day they’re off to grade school for the first time. Before too long, you’re watching them walk across the stage at their high school graduation. And then it’s off to college, or work, or a family of their own, as your one-time “baby” leaves the nest. We’re ...

2019-01-07T09:23:51+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

How Dust and Dirt Can Cause Weight Gain (Really)

Feeling too cozy to clean this winter? If you’re in need of some motivation to finally tackle the dirt and dust in your home, getting this news might be the final push you need. Did you know putting off dusting and cleaning your floors, among other tasks, can lead to actual harmful health consequences – including weight gain? It’s true! Excess dust and dirt in homes is not only unpleasant to look at, it can also lead to unwanted weight gain, and other negative health effects.

2019-01-07T09:14:43+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

How to Clean Around Antique or Restored Furniture

With so many modern-style spaces with sleek finishes, brand new furniture, and shiny appliances, we understand the desire for something with a little more charm. You want to have a clean and inviting look to your space, but not something cookie-cutter and uniform. Enter antique or restored furniture and design pieces! Perhaps a family heirloom handed down from generation to generation, perhaps purchased rehabbed or updated from an estate sale or vintage shop, retro furnishings can carry all the desired warmth you’re looking for — while also providing that special ...

2019-01-07T08:55:00+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Commercial Cleaning|

How to Clean Your Hardwood Floors

Whether you have a contemporary-style home, or you prefer an antique charmer with a story in its bones, hardwood floors have remained a popular constant in households around Chicago for years and years — and for good reason. Seemingly every HGTV renovation-centered show features “all new hardwood floors” to replace old (and most likely pungent) carpet. It’s easy to see why hardwood floors remain preferable, with their streamlined, rustic-yet-clean look and smooth feel. And hardwoods make for an excellent blank canvas; a good wood base allows for design choices to ...

2019-01-07T08:44:04+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Residential Cleaning|