What Are HEPA Filters, And How Do They Work?

No matter how thoroughly we clean the surfaces within our homes, one fact remains — our most-used spaces are not truly clean until the air we breathe inside them is clean. Air purifiers can make the air in our homes smell better, reduce allergies, and may even help to reduce the circulation of viruses in the air — including the COVID-19 virus. The gold standard for at-home air purifiers has long been the HEPA filter. And while you may have seen the acronym around your favorite cleaning blogs — including ...

2021-07-19T17:26:03+00:00 July 26th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

Best Environmentally Friendly Ways to Spoil Your Pets

A wise person once said that, “having an animal in your life makes you a better human.” I couldn’t agree more! Having a furry friend running around the house is a wonderful way to fill your home with love and joy. Studies have actually shown strong links between spending time with animals and experiencing less stress and more happiness! As all of our fellow animal lovers out there know, it’s important to keep your pet’s favorite spaces clean and tidy – and take preventive action to keep your floors and ...

2021-03-29T15:02:26+00:00 March 30th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

How to Throw a More Sustainable Party or Corporate Event

COVID-19 has upended life as we know it — and that includes parties and corporate events. While it has been extremely difficult having to spend so much time apart, this past year has given all of us the chance to reimagine parties and events in a major way. Many life events and celebrations moved to Zoom in 2020. Others were rescheduled, scaled down, or cancelled altogether.  One thing I’ve been thinking about during the pandemic is what we can all do to make parties more sustainable moving forward.  ...

2021-03-15T09:14:39+00:00 March 15th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

2020 Giveaway: Nominate Your Healthcare Hero for a Free Home Cleaning!

At Sweeping Dimensions, we always make a sweeping effort to make life less stressful — and right now, we know that there are a lot of hardworking people who could use a break for the holidays.  That’s why we’re giving away ten (10) 1.5-hour home cleanings to healthcare workers who have been on the frontlines battling COVID in Chicago’s hospitals.  We know that all of the healthcare workers out there are working around the clock to keep our community safe — and we’d like to show our appreciation by taking ...

2020-12-07T12:40:38+00:00 December 7th, 2020|Residential Cleaning|

Using Bleach Safely and Effectively

During these uncertain times, all of us at Sweeping Dimensions Cleaning Service are here for you. We’re your Chicago cleaning experts, and we’re always ready to help in any way that we can. Here on our blog, we will continue to pass along guidelines, tips, and all of the up-to-the-minute information you need to keep your home, business, and family safe and comfortable. We know this is a stressful time. And our mission will always be to make a sweeping effort to make life less stressful.  As we all do ...

2020-05-22T13:51:31+00:00 June 1st, 2020|Commercial Cleaning|