Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Carpet Stain Remover

The trick with carpet stains is to bust them as soon as they happen so that they don’t have time to hang around and entrench themselves in your carpet fibres. As soon as a stain happens, blot it up with a clean paper towel or cloth. Whip up this simple stain pre-treater as you need it, hydrogen peroxide loses its effectiveness as it gets exposed to light (hence the brown bottle), so making a little bit up as needed is the best and most cost-effective way to go.

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Drain Refresher

If you notice your drains, be it in the kitchen or bathroom, aren’t working as well as they could be and emit an unpleasant odour, it’s likely because there is a build up of grease, hair, decomposing food and other waste. You want to break that stuff down and push it through the pipe so it can move on to its final destination, instead of stinking up and slowing down your drain. Here’s a simple solution.

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Holiday Gift Guide!

This year I wanted to share with you some of my favourite gift ideas because you know, gift shopping isn’t as easy as it is cracked up to be. Don’t worry; they all do not have to do with cleaning. They’re unique, useful and certainly something the recipient will appreciate – and between me and you, there’s a tiny little cleaning or organizing twist included. Trust me, it’s win-win.

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Toilet Bowl Cleaner

DIY Toilet Bowl Cleaner!

Simple works best for keeping toilets clean. Using household items like hydrogen peroxide and essential oils will help flush away (had to!) bacteria and odors. The baking soda will work on the stains.

To amp up your scrubbing, especially if you have toilet rings or stubborn stains, get a pumice stone which is a beast when it comes to these stains, and won’t cause damage.

Whip this up and it should get you through 3 toilet cleanings!

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Six Simple Reasons To Hire A Janitorial Company

Outsourced janitorial services help create a clean and healthy environment for everyone in an office. With the expertise and experience of hired staff from a cleaning company, your company can create a good first impression to the visitors and implement a "go-green" concept to the company's value.
Here are more benefits of the services:
1. Peace of mind
Trusting the cleaning to an office cleaning company gives peace of mind to everyone in the office. Your employees do not have to leave their job tasks every once in awhile to do the shared janitorial work. The employees will have their full time and energy to do the tasks they are competent in only. It increases the employees' productivity and creativity.
2. Goal-oriented
Having the cleaning done by the professionals will help you stay concentrated on your goal. As an employer, you can use your time completing your duties and thinking of innovative business strategies for the company's growth.
3. Specialized services for excellent results
Even in an office cleaning company, there is a wide range of janitorial services. Each service has its strength in a particular area of cleaning. With this specialty, it is easy to just use one or more services that your company is in need of. Additionally, this specialization promises your company excellent results compared to the regular cleaning.
4. Scalability/flexibility
When outsourcing janitorial services from an office cleaning service, you can adjust the level of staffing for operations on an as-needed basis. Indirectly, you can control the cost and adjust for changes in service requirements and frequency, staffing and scheduling. Additionally, you can also customize a unique cleaning plan for your company on any occasion.
5. Availability of staff
With outsourced cleaning services, you are free from the issue of holidays or leave of absences. Hiring an office cleaning company means that your company will never lack of staff to do the cleaning anytime your company needs.
6. Money saving
Cleaning services prices are quite affordable so the services help you save money on management, employment, training, uniforms, inventory, equipment and other related expenses. So, you can spend the money only for something your company really needs. You also save money on payroll tax, salary and benefits (insurance, sick pay, vacation, etc). The money saved from the unnecessary expenses can be allocated to your core business at a higher rate of return. It can boost the growth of your business and promise you a brighter future for your company.

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Friday, December 11, 2015

Professional Office Cleaning For Every Type of Company

Professional office cleaning services can keep your office looking clean, tidy, and sparkling. Cleanliness is important in the work place because not only does it help to give a professional image to anybody visiting the office but it is also important in order to ensure that employees remain healthy and safe from allergens and pollutants. Choosing professional office cleaning services means finding the company that offers the best service at the most affordable prices.
Improved Health And Safety
Infections and illnesses are very easy to spread and the other office or other workplace is a common breeding ground for bacteria. The office is also commonly filled with dust, allergens, and toxins that can lead to illnesses. When employees become ill it means lost resources and your business will inevitably lose man hours because of this.
Improved Productivity
Professional office cleaning services can remove the potential for absenteeism. A professional service can attend your office regularly and clean thoroughly from top to bottom. Not only does this remove the immediate threat but proper cleaning can prevent such bacteria and other airborne contagions from spreading so easily around an office. With such a concentrated collection of people in a single office, it is easy to see how illness can spread quickly through businesses.
Make The Right Impression
If you have customers visit your premises then the last thing you want them to see is a dirty and unclean office. Cleaning your office yourself may not yield the results you desire and asking employees to do it can lead to injury and illness, and ultimately to your being sued. Cleaning is rarely a part of your workforce's job description and it is best left to the professionals to ensure a clean environment and a professional finish. Choosing professional office cleaning services means finding the company that offers the best service at the most affordable prices. Preparing a check list of what you need from a reliable cleaning company would be a really sensible starting point as it allows you to be prepared and defines what you require before any potential contractors arrive to quote
Professional Office Cleaning Services
Professional cleaning services can clean all the areas of your office. As well as cleaning the floors and desks, they can clean the insides of windows, mop kitchen and toilet floors, and clean surfaces in these area to prevent the spread of bacteria and give a sparkling shine to any room and to any office. Whether your office employs 5 or 500 people you should always ensure that you consider professional office cleaning services.

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Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Wood Furniture Polish

Shining your varnished wood furniture is not something you need to do all the time, but it will help to bring out the sheen of the varnish and provide one consistent look to your surfaces when you notice them looking dull or uneven. Rather than purchasing a commercial one, making your own is easy and works incredibly well.

Use a cotton cloth for this application; oil is nearly impossible to get out of microfiber cloths. Also remember, don’t use this on unfinished wood surfaces, just wipe those with a dry cloth!

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Stain Removal Tips with OxiClean!

We teamed up with our friends at OxiClean to share some stain fighting tips and tricks!

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

25 Cleaning Hacks You'll Wish You Knew Sooner

Cleaning is a pain. From vomit stains and cat urine to dust and clogged sinks it seems like not a day goes by that something doesn't require a good scrubbing. Don't worry though, we're here to change your life. These are 25 cleaning hacks that you will wish you knew about sooner!