What Should Go On Your Balcony Cleaning Checklist?

At the end of a long day, what could be better than stepping out onto a breezy balcony with a gorgeous view – preferably to unwind with a good book and a nice cup of tea?  Across Chicago, balconies, patios, and rooftops are a common sight – a high-flying amenity for those living the high-rise lifestyle, and a lovely feature in single-family homes, mid-rise condos, and even two-flats and three-flats.  To really make the most of your outdoor living space, it’s important to keep your balcony, patio, or deck cleaned, ...

2019-10-28T16:32:57+00:00 October 8th, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

5 All-Natural Ways to Avoid Household Pests

Your home should be your oasis, a relaxing and rejuvenating spot where you can get away from it all. Unfortunately, unwanted pests can intrude on your carefully crafted space, derailing your perfect party, special feast, or relaxation time by making themselves at home, right in your home!  Flies crowd around the dining room table, spiders make their cobwebs in the corners, ants come a-marching for food scraps — it can definitely be overwhelming to keep up with common household pests!  Sure, you can invest in pest control and undergo a ...

2019-08-23T14:36:22+00:00 August 21st, 2019|Commercial Cleaning|

Five Reasons You Deserve a Break from Cleaning

Checklists are great. We love them. But sometimes? It’s easy to spend so much time building lists and checking them down that we can all forget to take a step back, breathe deeply, and really enjoy the moment. As John Lennon famously said: “Life’s what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” Now, when it comes to keeping your house together? We get that it’s important to keep things clean and tidy. But when is it time to step back, give yourself a pat on the back, and say: “I ...

2019-05-08T15:13:41+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

How Adventure-Seekers Can Keep Their Garages Organized

When you’re in the middle of planning out your next getaway, keeping things around the house clean and organized is probably the last thing on your mind. You’re daydreaming about backpacking across Europe, skydiving over the plains, or sipping cocktails on the beach — not organizing your storage or cleaning out your basement! Over the years, research has proven that traveling can improve your health and mental well-being, reducing stress and helping you give your life a boost back on track. There’s definitely something to be said for doing a ...

2019-04-12T15:46:09+00:00 April 23rd, 2019|Residential Cleaning|

Cleaning to Get Your Security Deposit Back

So, you’re finally moving to a place. Are you excited? We hope so! After all, even though moving can be somewhat of a pain, a new place means an incredible opportunity to get a fresh start. But before you pack up your U-haul and set up your new home, there’s still some business to take care of at your old place. Many renters don’t take into account the details and tasks they need to face before moving on. This can be a big mistake! If you don’t take the time ...

2019-04-12T15:20:54+00:00 April 15th, 2019|Commercial Cleaning|