Cleaning for the End of Winter and Start of Spring

As the legendary poet Anne Bradstreet once put it:  “If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.”  Here in Chicago, we’re famous for our tough and bracing winters, which come complete with heavy snowfall, freezing winds, and cold, gray days. But true Chicagoans know that those tough Lake Michigan winds and snowstorms aren’t really what our area is about. Instead, our city truly blossoms to life in the springtime – when flowers spring from the ground, the sun peeks out from behind the clouds, little kids ...

2020-02-21T17:24:15+00:00 March 2nd, 2020|Residential Cleaning|

Setting Your “Pre-Spring Cleaning” Goals

Already thinking of spring cleaning? You’re definitely not alone! Taking some time to spruce, refresh, and deep clean your home is a time honored spring tradition. But it’s also important to think about all of the little steps you can take ahead of time, to make your serious spring cleaning routine easier, faster, and much more relaxing.  One of the best ways to start is to plan out a pre-spring cleaning strategy. Plan ahead now, and you might be surprised by just how much more you enjoy spring cleaning in ...

2020-02-17T16:18:57+00:00 February 24th, 2020|Residential Cleaning|

Planning for a Romantic Valentine’s Day? Get Your Cleaning Done Now!

Roses are red,  Violets are blue, You’re buying presents for them –  But who’s taking care of you?  Sorry, we just wanted to let our inner poet out for a second there. It seems only natural, given the occasion. That’s right – at the time that we’re writing this, Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! This annual celebration of love is a major February holiday. Whether you’re flying solo or enjoying some special time with friends, a partner, or your whole family, Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to ...

2020-02-10T11:07:31+00:00 February 10th, 2020|Commercial Cleaning|

Too Cold To Go Out? Here Are Three DIY Home Projects to Do Indoors

Looking to stay productive and engaged, even when the winter weather outside is positively frightful? You’ve come to the right place!  Here at Sweeping Dimensions, we were born and bred in the Chicago area — which means that we know that the winter months can actually be a great time to get things done, even when snow and ice make it difficult to go outdoors for more than a few minutes at a time.  When dipping temperatures and mountains of slush put the damper on heading outside, turn your focus ...

2020-01-31T14:46:30+00:00 February 4th, 2020|Residential Cleaning|

How to Combat Dry Winter Air In Your Home

Snow is wafting gently down from the sky, the days are getting shorter, and the temperature is regularly able to make it above freezing — it’s definitely winter in Chicago! For many of us, the winter months are an excuse to savor more time in the Great Indoors, curling up inside with a toasty blanket, a steaming cup of tea, and a great show on TV.  Unfortunately, the cold winter months can also bring an unwanted visitor into your home: uncomfortable, dry air! While experts say that the indoor humidity ...

2020-01-09T14:23:05+00:00 January 13th, 2020|Commercial Cleaning|