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Residential Cleaning Services

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Who Uses Residential Cleaning Services? Hiring residential cleaning services can be a little intimidating because there’s a notion that only the super wealthy can afford a maids service. We’re here to tell you that is 100% wrong. So, Who Actually Hires A Residential

Kid-sized Cleaning: Can Pint-Sized Kiddos Be Taught To Clean?

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Can Pint-Sized Kiddos Be Taught To Clean? Wouldn’t it be wonderful if our biggest mess-makers were also our best cleaners? Every parent knows the struggle of keeping a clean house with young children; all you do is follow the mess from room-to-room, picking up as you

The Best Way To Clean A Couch

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  Who remembers those cold, uncomfortable, noisy, plastic furniture covers that grandma used to protect her couch and chairs? While they’re not a bad idea to keep your furniture looking new, they aren’t really useful for the way we live today. We want our

Deep House Cleaning Services

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  Let’s face it, a quick wipe of the counters and vacuuming at light-speed doesn’t always cut it. There are a couple times a year when every home needs a really good deep house cleaning. This means wiping, vacuuming and scrubbing every nook and

Why Hire A Cleaning Service

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Lack of time, lack of knowledge or lack of desire. There are many reasons people choose to hire a cleaning service and professional cleaning services exist because they fill a need many of us have our daily lives, to leave in a clean, healthy home, but have a hard

What’s The Best Way To Clean Carpet?

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    There’s just something about carpet. It’s soft and comfortable, perfect for lounging on the floor with kids, it softens slips and falls and reduces noise. It’s also been shown to improve air quality. New carpets actually act as a passive air filter,

Popular Housekeeping Shortcuts

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It’s the rare person that pops open their eyes on a Saturday morning and jumps out of bed to gleefully get started on the housekeeping tasks. This person is not me, not by a long shot. Whenever I’m faced with an insurmountable task, like tackling multiple layers of

The Most Common Spring Cleaning Mistake (And How To Avoid It)

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Here’s the deal. People make loads of mistakes when they spring clean. They use the wrong products on the wrong surfaces. They sweep when they should vacuum. They wash what they should dry-clean. They forget to clean behind furniture and wipe down fan blades and

How to Get Fingernail Polish Out of Carpet, Clothes, and Fabric

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To some, the thought of spilling fingernail polish is like a bad dream. In fact, when I paint my fingernails, I put down layers and layers of protection for that very reason. Because fingernail polish tends to be so brightly colored, the thought of it lingering on my

How much is housecleaning?

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Dear The Maids Team, I think I’m getting to the point where I need help cleaning my home, but I have so many questions. How much is housecleaning these days? How often should I have my house cleaned? How do I know what to look for in a cleaning company? Dear Reader,

How Do I Find the Best Cleaning Service?

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            When you search for “professional cleaning services near me,” you’re going to find several options. From national companies to individual housekeepers, it’s not immediately apparent which one is the best cleaning service for

Check Yourself: The Best Cleaning Checklist For Every Room

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            I believe there are two types of people in the world: ones who make lists and ones who should. And I think most list-makers would agree with me. Of course, not everything needs a list. You don’t need to write down “Do Laundry”

5 Things Your Front Door Says About You

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  Your front door is so much more than an entrance to your home. It’s a portal to your personality, a glimpse into your greeting and an inkling of what goes on inside. Color, hardware, accessories and seasonal decor all play a role in warming up your welcome mat.

Your 7-Day Guide To Clutter Awareness Week

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            At the Maids, we constantly witness how clutter derails even the most diligent homeowner. Paper, laundry, trinkets and piles all have a way of multiplying when the lights are off (and some have the audacity to do it while the

The Minimalist Vocabulary: How To State Your Style in a Few Words

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            You all loved our Minimalist Guide to a Clutter-Free Home, so we thought we’d circle back with more design tips to help you make the most of your home, with as few things as possible. Think of it: ample space to move around,

Why Using The Maids Is Better Than a Fairy Tale

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            With all the talk of leprechauns and magic this month, we couldn’t help sensing the similarities between our favorite fairy tales and what we do for our customers with every visit. And the best part? Our stories are true! We

Time-Sensitive Cleaning: Your Guide To What, When, and How Often

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The minds at Popular Science have found that the lifespan of germs can vary greatly – it just depends on the type of bacteria and the type of service. E.coli can live up to 24 hours. The calicivirus, the mastermind behind the stomach flu, can live for weeks. The

Can I Afford A Maid Service?

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Ever wonder how housecleaning service costs rank with other personal service expenses? “Can I afford a housecleaning service?” You may be posing this question silently in your head or directing it in a whisper to the interwebs, but we hear it out loud in our local

Which Cleaning Service Is Best For You?

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We’ve been in the cleaning industry long enough to know that while not everyone needs a bi-weekly housecleaning, everyone could use a little help every once in a while. That’s why we designed our menu of services to include things that may only pop up every once in a

Dearest, Here’s What I Want For Valentine’s Day

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Dear Love of My Life, You know I normally don’t make a big deal out of Valentine’s Day. You see it on the calendar, and you know you should do something special. But then you run out of time because your day has just as many hours as mine, you work just as hard as I



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