Creating Your End of Summer Cleaning Checklist? Don’t Overlook These Three Spots

As summer comes to a close and the cooler months begin to roll in, it’s time to take a fresh look at your home — and all of the ways you can get it cleaned, organized, and ready for the new season!  Taking some time to tackle your to-do list can let you enter autumn with a clean slate, and make the inevitable end of summer sadness a little easier to handle.  Whether you’ve spent most of June, July, and August outside with friends or family, or enjoyed a summer ...

2019-08-23T15:07:07+00:00 August 29th, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

Using Essential Oils in Cleaning

Here at Sweeping Dimensions, we’re known for our sincere passion for green cleaning products and all-natural solutions. As a business, one of our core missions is to help protect the environment. That means taking steps to be more environmentally conscious and mindful as a company – and taking steps to educate our friends and clients to do the same! For example? We sing the gospel of concentrated cleaning solutions all the time here at SDCS. We’ll never stop professing our love for endless reusable, sustainable, and effective cleaning tools like ...

2019-05-22T09:54:11+00:00 May 27th, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

Feb. 1 is National Bubblegum Day! Here Are 5 Easy Ways to Clean Bubblegum Messes

February 1st is National Bubblegum Day… And this holiday has us thinking all about the chewy stuff including the best ways to clean it. What does it take to get rid of stuck-on gum? Read on… The Nostalgic History of Chewing Gum For many people, thinking of bubblegum is going evoke many childhood memories. It’s an easy thing to get nostalgic about. Do you have any memories of visiting the candy store for your favorite – the classic Wrigley chewing gum, maybe, or Juicy Fruit? Or maybe your brand was ...

2019-01-30T15:26:11+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Commercial Cleaning|

How to Clean Your Hardwood Floors

Whether you have a contemporary-style home, or you prefer an antique charmer with a story in its bones, hardwood floors have remained a popular constant in households around Chicago for years and years — and for good reason. Seemingly every HGTV renovation-centered show features “all new hardwood floors” to replace old (and most likely pungent) carpet. It’s easy to see why hardwood floors remain preferable, with their streamlined, rustic-yet-clean look and smooth feel. And hardwoods make for an excellent blank canvas; a good wood base allows for design choices to ...

2019-01-07T08:44:04+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

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|