Why You Should Replace Your Disposable Cleaning Supplies With Reusable Alternatives

At the time we’re writing this piece, it’s just a few weeks into the start of 2020 — which means that here in Chicago and around the country, plenty of people still have New Year’s resolutions on their minds. The beginning of a new year is a wonderful opportunity to take stock and make some (pardon the pun) sweeping changes. In discussions with our friends, colleagues, and clients, one big goal for the year ahead seems to come up again and again. Often, it’s phrased as a question, and goes ...

2020-01-21T16:28:43+00:00 January 27th, 2020|Commercial Cleaning|

How You Can Practice Cleaning Minimalism

Minimalism is all about spareness and simplicity. It’s a way of thinking, a lifestyle, and a movement that’s had an enormous influence on art, music, and interior design. And now, we think it’s time that minimalism came to cleaning. Now, practicing cleaning minimalism isn’t isn’t an excuse to stop tidying up altogether! Instead, it’s an invitation to be more thoughtful about the cleaning products and tools you use. It’s a way of cutting down on clutter, reducing waste, and saving money – while still making sure that you’re fully equipped ...

2018-07-20T14:46:46+00:00 July 12th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|

How to Clean the Machines that Clean for You – Washing Machines and Dishwashers

There a few household appliances that seem to fly under the radar when it comes to cleaning, mainly because, well, they typically do the cleaning for you. For example, you may be under-cleaning your home’s dishwasher and washing machine! It’s true; those magical appliances that turn your dishes and clothes from dirty to dirtless need the occasional wash themselves. Now, we know what you might be thinking: “Aren’t they clean because of all the dish soap and laundry detergent I use when I throw in a load of laundry or ...

2018-07-10T12:23:26+00:00 July 10th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|

3 Household Surfaces You May Be Damaging

Everybody wants a sparklingly clean household. You know the dream. No spills or stains anywhere. No dust or debris gathered up in hard-to-reach places. Floors and countertops clean enough to eat off of. No kids’ toys scattered around. Now, often, this is a lot easier said than done! Life gets in the way, and it can be hard to find time to clean for many of us. On the other hand? Sometimes, when people try to do a deep clean all on their own, they make common mistakes that can ...

2018-07-09T10:53:49+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Residential Cleaning|

Stocking Your Cleaning Closet: How to Find the Right Tools and Products

Lots of people absolutely dread the thought of cleaning their home, and for good reason. This process can be slow, tedious, and time-intensive… But it doesn’t have to be this way! There are all sorts of ways that you can help make cleaning a breeze – and maybe even transform it from a burden into a fun activity! It all starts with the cleaning supplies you have on hand. That means both your cleaning tools and equipment, and the cleaning products you use. Once you have the right supplies for ...

2018-06-12T11:45:18+00:00 June 11th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|