How to Throw a More Sustainable Party or Corporate Event

COVID-19 has upended life as we know it — and that includes parties and corporate events. While it has been extremely difficult having to spend so much time apart, this past year has given all of us the chance to reimagine parties and events in a major way. Many life events and celebrations moved to Zoom in 2020. Others were rescheduled, scaled down, or cancelled altogether.  One thing I’ve been thinking about during the pandemic is what we can all do to make parties more sustainable moving forward.  ...

2021-03-15T09:14:39+00:00 March 15th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

Where You Can (And Can’t) Use Your Magic Eraser Sponges

If you’ve ever had to remove your toddler’s latest crayon masterpiece from a wall in your home, you probably have already heard of Magic Eraser sponges. These remarkable cleaning products have garnered a reputation for being so easy to use and effective that they really are almost like magic. But like any tool, Magic Eraser sponges are designed for specific jobs and, if used incorrectly, they can cause real damage to your favorite surfaces. So, which jobs are right for your Magic Eraser sponge — and which should be left ...

2021-03-02T13:07:57+00:00 March 8th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

The Perils of Plastic: What to Know for 2021

As anyone who has spoken to me about green cleaning knows, this is something I am incredibly talkative and passionate about! And one topic that I’ll bring up again and again is just how harmful our dependence on plastic is for our planet.  I thought it might be good to take some time to dedicate a blog post to the perils of plastic, so I can share some of the more important information we all need to know in one convenient spot. 

2021-02-22T16:03:00+00:00 March 1st, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

Best Environmentally Friendly Kitchen Sponge Alternatives

Here at Sweeping Dimensions, we believe that every person has a part to play in helping build a more sustainable society. There are lots of actions that we can all take right now to help ensure a safer, cleaner, and healthier planet in the future — including being extremely mindful about the cleaning tools we use in our homes.  One simple, sustainable cleaning swap you can make in 2021 also has to deal with one of the most bacteria-covered items in any home. That’s right, we’re talking about kitchen sponges! ...

2021-02-15T15:51:01+00:00 February 22nd, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

How to Clean for a Better Night’s Sleep

We could all use a good night’s sleep — especially right now, with the stress of COVID and so much uncertainty in the world! Unfortunately, seven to eight hours of restful shuteye can often be hard to come by. Could a good bedroom cleaning could be just what it takes to promote healthy, rejuvenating sleep habits for 2021 and beyond? The Science Is Clear: Americans Need Better Sleep A 2014 study from the National Sleep Foundation found that Americans are not getting quality sleep at night. In a survey, 35% ...

2021-02-15T15:38:18+00:00 February 15th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|