How To Clean Your Cast Iron Skillet And Other Specialty Kitchen Items

Making high-quality meals in our home kitchens has never been more important - or more possible. For those of us who cut back on restaurant visits, particularly early in the pandemic, learning professional-level cooking techniques may have been a new hobby, a way to relax after a long day of remote work, or just part of choosing a healthier, home-prepared meal over another takeout delivery.  Whatever the reason, many of us have acquired a number of new kitchen gadgets over the past 18 months or so, each of which presents ...

2021-10-15T11:24:02+00:00 October 20th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

Sustainable Ways To Keep Your Home Office Organized And Efficient

The home office is almost always an afterthought in home planning. It usually starts out rather minimalist, with a chair, a desk, and maybe a computer and printer. But, as anyone who has spent the past 18 months or so working from home knows, things almost never stay as clean or organized as when you start out. Over time, papers tend to pile up, pens that have long-since run dry get put back into desk drawers, and organization goes out the window.  Keeping your home office organized can feel like ...

2021-09-29T11:43:59+00:00 September 29th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

How To Clean Cobwebs – And Keep Them From Coming Back

Even just hearing the word “cobwebs” can evoke feelings of eerie haunted houses and Halloween decorations, even though it’s not quite spooky season just yet. But as much fun as decorating with cobwebs and novelty spiders can be, no one wants to deal with cobwebs collecting dust in the corners of our homes. Learn how you can get rid of those pesky cobwebs – and keep them from coming back.

2021-09-03T18:47:06+00:00 September 6th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

7 Sustainable Swaps to Make in the Bathroom

Bathrooms are a big deal. According to data presented by Daily Infographic, the average person spends more than two years of their life in the bathroom. Meanwhile, data from Houzz suggests that the average American spends about 30 to 60 minutes a day in their home bathrooms — where activities go far beyond bathing, grooming, and using the toilet, to include “sending emails, texting, checking Facebook, listening to music and even answering or making phone calls.” Our bathrooms can be relaxing retreats, a wonderful place to go to escape from ...

2021-08-11T20:54:53+00:00 August 16th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

5 Tricks For Cleaning Dirty Doormats

The humble doormat is an essential frontline of defense in the seemingly never ending quest to keep your home clean and sanitary.  Your doormat captures all of the dirt, dust, mud, water, allergens, germs, and grime that might otherwise make their way inside, and keeps them trapped outdoors and away from your clean floors.  Over time, though, a doormat that has accumulated too much dirt and dust can become less effective, allowing more allergens and germs to be tracked in on shoes or boots. With a few simple tricks and ...

2021-08-05T08:17:37+00:00 August 9th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|