How to Get Rid of That ‘Trash Can’ Smell

Your kitchen is more than just a spot for cooking. It’s where you come together with family and friends. It’s where everyone gathers during a party, and where kids do homework and arts and crafts after school. Bottom line? Your kitchen is where life happens, every day. But it’s also a space where work happens – and, sometimes, that work can be, well, smelly. This is especially true when it comes to the trash. Like it or not, our trash cans be a major source of stinky smells. After all, ...

2018-11-28T17:46:29+00:00 December 5th, 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|

3 ‘Scary’ Home Mistakes to Avoid This Halloween

It’s October, which, for so many of us in Chicagoland, means it’s time to start thinking about ghosts, goblins, ghouls, and, of course, mountains of candy. Why? It’s the Halloween season! As the fall weather settles in and the days get colder and darker, it’s the perfect opportunity to start sharing scary stories and tall tales. We may not have a campfire roaring, but we still thought we’d jump in on the holiday fun and share some horror stories of our own. Ready? Here are three all-too-real, all-too-common cleaning stories ...

2018-10-29T10:08:31+00:00 October 29th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|

How to Make Your Home Feel Like a Luxury Hotel

Ahhh, vacation. There’s nothing like taking time away, and getting a chance to rest, relax, and hit refresh at an amazing hotel, resort, or spa. Because staying somewhere new and having a getaway is an incredible experience, it can be hard to transition back to everyday life. But what if you didn’t have to? What if you could keep that vacation spirit alive, by bringing all the comforts and amenities of a high hotel or resort into your own home? Want to make your Chicago home feel like you’re staying ...

2018-10-08T15:09:05+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|