Setting Your “Pre-Spring Cleaning” Goals

Already thinking of spring cleaning? You’re definitely not alone! Taking some time to spruce, refresh, and deep clean your home is a time honored spring tradition. But it’s also important to think about all of the little steps you can take ahead of time, to make your serious spring cleaning routine easier, faster, and much more relaxing.  One of the best ways to start is to plan out a pre-spring cleaning strategy. Plan ahead now, and you might be surprised by just how much more you enjoy spring cleaning in ...

2020-02-17T16:18:57+00:00 February 24th, 2020|Residential Cleaning|

Too Cold To Go Out? Here Are Three DIY Home Projects to Do Indoors

Looking to stay productive and engaged, even when the winter weather outside is positively frightful? You’ve come to the right place!  Here at Sweeping Dimensions, we were born and bred in the Chicago area — which means that we know that the winter months can actually be a great time to get things done, even when snow and ice make it difficult to go outdoors for more than a few minutes at a time.  When dipping temperatures and mountains of slush put the damper on heading outside, turn your focus ...

2020-01-31T14:46:30+00:00 February 4th, 2020|Residential Cleaning|

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 to Combat Dry Winter Air In Your Home

Snow is wafting gently down from the sky, the days are getting shorter, and the temperature is regularly able to make it above freezing — it’s definitely winter in Chicago! For many of us, the winter months are an excuse to savor more time in the Great Indoors, curling up inside with a toasty blanket, a steaming cup of tea, and a great show on TV.  Unfortunately, the cold winter months can also bring an unwanted visitor into your home: uncomfortable, dry air! While experts say that the indoor humidity ...

2020-01-09T14:23:05+00:00 January 13th, 2020|Commercial Cleaning|

Cleaning Up After Your Indoor Garden

There are cat people and there are dog people… and there are also plant people!  As the weather gets chilly and gray across Chicagoland, plenty of people start to look for ways to continue flexing their green thumbs, like starting an indoor garden. Cultivating an indoor garden can help bring a pop of color and life to your space, perfect for a pick-me-up on a dreary Chicago day. Even better, growing plants indoors has been shown to have health and environmental benefits. Certain houseplants can help you purify the air ...

2020-01-02T12:41:45+00:00 January 6th, 2020|Residential Cleaning|