Cleaning for a Cozy Winter

Here in Chicago, winter can mean blustering winds, freezing temperatures, and mounds of sleet and snow. But it can also mean the chance to cozy up next to a roaring fire with a good book and a delicious mug of tea (or maybe even something stronger). Winter can be a great time to relax, unwind, and get comfy – if you take the right steps ahead of time to get ready!

2018-11-28T17:39:38+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|Residential Cleaning|

Mr. Clean Magic Erasers – How Do They Stack Up Against Other Sponges?

Mr. Clean Magic Erasers, and other types of “magic erase” cleaning tools, have been billed as an easy and foolproof way to help scrub many different household surfaces, from baseboards to bathrooms, from crayon-covered walls to burnt-up kitchen countertops. But do these “magic” cleaning tools really live up to their name? How do they stack up, compared to traditional sponges?

2018-11-28T12:05:49+00:00 November 21st, 2018|Commercial Cleaning|

Going Old School & Cleaning Like Our Grandmothers Used To

Vintage clothing is chic and super in-demand. Historical paintings and sculptures are worth top-dollar. Retro accessories are all the rage in home decor. Basically, what we’re saying is: In a lot of ways, it really pays to go “old school.” But what about when it comes to cleaning? Are the old school cleaning techniques and practices that our mothers and grandmothers used as powerful and easy as our more new school techniques? Well, it depends who you ask of course. Granny is sure to say that her methods were best, ...

2018-11-28T11:57:30+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|

How to Make Sure Your Guest Room Is Ready for Company

Do you have family planning to stop by for the winter holidays? Is your child the one who’s always bringing home friends for weekend sleepovers? Are you the family member with a cool city home, which all of the cousins and aunts and uncles just have to visit and see? In all these cases and more, it sounds like your guest bedroom is going to get a workout!

2018-11-05T17:58:28+00:00 November 7th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|

How to Clean Your Stovetop

Nothing impresses a guest at a dinner party more than watching you, the remarkably skilled host, stand before your stovetop, flipping, sauteing, and managing all of your pots and pans with ease. Of course, nothing turns off a dinner guest more than walking into your kitchen and seeing a stovetop caked in crusty grease, leftover food, and years’ worth of burn marks. No amount of skill is going to make up for that one! Fortunately, cleaning your stovetop doesn’t have to be a major chore, no matter what type of ...

2018-11-05T17:46:40+00:00 November 5th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|