How to Use Your Vacuum Attachments

Ready to be *blown* away? OK, well then, we’ve got a little cleaning secret it’s time that you hear: Your vacuum cleaner is one of the most important cleaning tools you’ll ever use. No, we’re not just trying to *suck up* to you here. There’s no denying the importance of having a good, functional vacuum in your cleaning arsenal. This is an unbeatable tool, one that can help you do all sorts of important jobs around your home - especially if your vacuum comes complete with helpful attachments. Now, with ...

2018-12-02T14:02:51+00:00 December 13th, 2018|Residential Cleaning|

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|

Why You Should Buy the Cleaning Supplies You Love, Not the Ones That Are On Sale

Time for a thought experiment (don’t worry, this’ll be fun):   You’re out of a cleaning product, and you’ve got to get your chores done. So, you head to the store, find the cleaning section, and are faced with a wall of potential choices. Two options really catch your eye. Option A is your favorite product, one that you know gets the job done… But it’s a bit more expensive than Option B, which you’ve never heard of, but seems to be cheaper. Which do you choose?

2018-11-28T12:13:47+00:00 November 29th, 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|