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How to Remove Stains Left Behind from Fireworks

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Yes, it is December. And, yes we know Fourth of July firework fun was ages ago, but with New Year’s Eve knocking on the door, firework season is back, if only for a day. Second, only to the nation’s birthday, New Year’s Eve is a huge holiday for fireworks. Aside from

A Recipe to Clean up the Holiday Cooking Mess

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One of the best things about the holidays is the food. Who doesn’t get nostalgic about roast turkey, creamy mashed potatoes, freshly-baked rolls and tins and tins of homemade Christmas candy? (If you’re drooling, rest assured we are too!) But in the 11 months between

Home for the Holidays: How to Fill Your Home With Natural Holiday Scents

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Plug-ins, sprays and all those other popular air fresheners are a quick and easy way to give your home a burst of cinnamon, apple and vanilla, but they smell like, well, air fresheners! To give your home those authentic aromas of the holiday season, why not choose

Quick House Cleaning and Preparation Time-Savers for the Holidays

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If you think wiping down countertops, spraying some air freshener in the bathroom and a quick vacuum makes your home ready for holiday guests, you’d better think again. No one is saying you have to pull a full-on seasonal cleaning, but by focusing on critical areas

How to Make Sure Your Cleaning Service is Up to Scratch

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Keeping your home neat and clean can seem like a never-ending chore. If your free time is spent hanging out with mops and brooms, instead of family and friends, then hiring a house cleaning service may be the answer. Surely the thought of having someone help out

How To Winterize Your Home

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We always obsess over spring cleaning after winter to clear out the season’s dust and germs, but it’s just as important to “fall” clean before winter arrives. Think about it; you don’t want to hunker down and shut yourself inside a dirty house for months. And, really,

How To Organize A Harvest Themed Party

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A party is great but throw a harvest-themed party and you’ve really got something special. A good harvest party should embody everything that’s fabulous about fall – crisp nights, cozy fires, warm drinks, and tasty food. The key to organizing a successful event is all

10 Meals To Make With Thanksgiving Leftovers

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Leftovers take on a whole new meaning after Thanksgiving. Usually begrudgingly grabbed at the last minute or forgotten in the back of the refrigerator, leftovers don’t typically generate a lot of excitement from the family unless of course, they are from Thanksgiving.

Cross Cleaning Off Your Holiday To-Do List

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Here’s a holiday story you might be familiar with: It’s the night before Thanksgiving, and you’ve just made your third stop of the day for extra cranberry sauce (because grandpa will only eat the jellied kind) and a new tablecloth (because someone put away your old

The Secrets of Baking the Perfect Pumpkin Pie

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Fresh, homemade pies are the stuff of fond childhood memories, full bellies and family get-togethers. Apple, cherry, pecan and all those other delicious pies conjure up happy times and special occasions for many of us. But nothing says Thanksgiving like the

Hey AirBnB Hosts! The Maids® is Your Cleaning Services Solution

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Most of us know about Airbnb because we either know someone who has used the lodging service or we have used it ourselves. But far fewer of us know what it’s like on the other end of the stick, being an Airbnb host. There’s no doubt that this popular service can be

Moving Soon? Move-In House Cleaning Can Help You Reduce Stress

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Moving can be a stressful and overwhelming thing to experience. Getting the old place ready to hand over, getting your new place prepared for the move in and handling the whole transition smoothly can cause a lot of strain. Help is out there to do the heavy lifting

5 Holiday Decorating Tips for a Cozy Fall Season

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Autumn is the perfect time to add the beautiful palette of colors from nature to your home decor. The return of cooler temperatures, falling leaves and the Halloween, Thanksgiving and Winter holidays means more time inside and thoughts of cuddling up by a warm fire.

Let’s Get Creative! Mixing and Blending Essential Oils

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Essential oils have unique properties that can positively affect both the body and mind. These natural oils are eco-friendly, safer than synthetic fragrances and offer nearly unlimited options for creating personalized scents. It’s no wonder that the essential oils

Why You Should Add Mattress Vacuuming to Your Cleaning Schedule

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You spend about a third of your time laying on your mattress. Do you remember the last time you gave your bed a deep, thorough cleaning? Chances are good that you routinely clean other furnishings more often even though you probably use them far less. Why do so few of

When’s The Last Time You Cleaned These Things?

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How To Get Your Home As Clean As It Can Be Even the most novice cleaner knows a good cleaning job always should include wiping down surfaces and cleaning the floors. In the bathroom, sinks, showers and toilets should never be skipped. In the kitchen countertops and

Everyday Essentials For Organizing Your Kid’s Clutter

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From Chaos to Organized October is the time of year when things go “bump in the night.” And while there is an element of fun to be spooked, there are few things as truly frightening as a child’s cluttered room. Picture it, mounds of clothes cascade out of the closet,

Let’s Decorate for Fall: 6 DIY Ideas for Your Home and Yard

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The weather is getting a little cooler and the days are starting to get shorter. Oranges, reds and browns fill the air as the trees begin to shed their summer leaves signaling the beginning of fall. If you usually only decorate for the winter holidays, you’re missing

5 Stressful Situations That Need Same-Day Maid Service

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The “I’m A Big Girl Now” Situation After finally convincing your parents that you could swing having your own place, you get moved in and decide it’s time to throw yourself a housewarming party. Fast forward to the morning after the party. If you do say so yourself,

5 Halloween Decorating Tips for the Scariest House on the Block

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Admit it or not, there’s something fun about seeing someone jump or let out a little scream because of a good scare. While some of us are a little more skittish than others, with some creativity and a bit of work, you can spook even the most scare-proof neighbors and



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