How To Clean Your Cast Iron Skillet And Other Specialty Kitchen Items

Making high-quality meals in our home kitchens has never been more important - or more possible. For those of us who cut back on restaurant visits, particularly early in the pandemic, learning professional-level cooking techniques may have been a new hobby, a way to relax after a long day of remote work, or just part of choosing a healthier, home-prepared meal over another takeout delivery.  Whatever the reason, many of us have acquired a number of new kitchen gadgets over the past 18 months or so, each of which presents ...

2021-10-15T11:24:02+00:00 October 20th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

How A Professional Cleaning Can Get Your Chicago-Area Small Business Ready For Fall

There’s no question that over the past 18 months, small business operations have changed, but as employees return to the office, there has never been a better time to schedule a professional cleaning for your small business. An eco-friendly professional cleaning can ensure that your business is a safe, sanitized, and productive environment for you and your employees as we head into the fall. A Professional Cleaning Means A Healthier Environment The coming fall and winter flu season, combined with the continuing peril of Covid-19, means that it has never ...

2021-10-04T16:02:07+00:00 October 4th, 2021|Commercial Cleaning|

Sustainable Ways To Keep Your Home Office Organized And Efficient

The home office is almost always an afterthought in home planning. It usually starts out rather minimalist, with a chair, a desk, and maybe a computer and printer. But, as anyone who has spent the past 18 months or so working from home knows, things almost never stay as clean or organized as when you start out. Over time, papers tend to pile up, pens that have long-since run dry get put back into desk drawers, and organization goes out the window.  Keeping your home office organized can feel like ...

2021-09-29T11:43:59+00:00 September 29th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

7 Sustainable Swaps To Make In The Bedroom

Although most of us don’t quite achieve the goal of spending ⅓ of our lives sleeping, most of us spend more time in the bedroom than in any other room of the house, even if much of it is spent unconscious.  Our bedrooms have a long history. According to National Geographic, the oldest known “bed” in the world was discovered in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, dating back a whopping 77,000 years. Although that bed was made of sustainable leaves and grasses, our beds and bedrooms have changed quite a bit over ...

2021-09-15T14:41:28+00:00 September 16th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|

Best Eco-Friendly DIY Room Deodorizers

There’s nothing like a freshly scented room to give you a smile and lift your spirits. Knowing how to keep your most-used rooms smelling sweet and fresh is one of the keys to keeping your home feeling like new between cleanings; there is also a wide body of research connecting our favorite scents to our emotions and memories.  Unfortunately, many of the store-bought deodorizers out there are anything but environmentally friendly. Many commercial air freshening sprays use a ton of excess packaging, as well as chemical propellants that can cause ...

2021-04-06T13:15:32+00:00 April 12th, 2021|Residential Cleaning|