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July 31, 2020

Benefits of a Deep House Cleaning

Did you know that deep cleaning is different from your everyday cleaning? Well, it’s true! When it comes to keeping the people in your home healthy and happy, there isn’t just one way, but one of the most effective ways is through a deep and thorough cleaning. That’s why we’re sharing some of the benefits of a good deep house cleaning with you today. 1. Helps To Decrease Exposure To Bacteria And Viruses Even with cleaning every day, there can still be all sorts of bacteria and viruses around you. Now, you would think that the dirtiest place in your home would be the toilet, but according to the article, “The Germiest Place In Your Home, And The Best Way To Combat Those Microbes,” the place with the most germs is in your kitchen. “Recent surveys of homes found more fecal bacteria on a cutting board in the average home […]
July 24, 2020

5 Tips to Rid Your Home of Dust

Finding dust in your home is never fun, and it can feel like no matter how often you clean that it’s never enough. According to C&EN, there is much more to dust than dirt: “House dust is a mix of sloughed-off skin cells, hair, clothing fibers, bacteria, dust mites, bits of dead bugs, soil particles, pollen, and microscopic specks of plastic. It’s our detritus and, it turns out, has a lot to reveal about our lifestyle.” With all this dust getting in our way constantly, we’re going to share our top five tips to help get rid of dust throughout your home today. 1. Change Your Bedding Weekly Do you remember the last time you changed your bedding? When life gets busy, it often gets moved down the list of priorities, but maybe it’s time to move it back up. Dust mites love sheets, pillows, and of course, mattresses. By […]
July 17, 2020

Seasonal Allergies – 5 Tips to keep your home allergen-free

The warmer spring and summer months have arrived, which means seasonal allergies have too. Your home should bring you comfort and peace, not a source of misery caused by allergies. While there might not be a way to keep 100% of the allergens out of your home, there are some strategies that can help. Check out the tips below. 1. Leave Your Shoes at The Door Shoes are known to track bacteria, debris, and outdoor pollutants. By taking off your shoes at the front door, you can reduce the amount of allergens that you track throughout your house. 2. Take A Shower After Yard Work Yard work is essential, but it also exposes you to pollen and dust, which can cause an increase in allergy symptoms. Don’t worry, though, there is a solution. After doing yard work, take time to shower and wash your clothes so that you are not […]
July 10, 2020
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How to Keep your Home Clean With Pets

Sharing your home with a pet is proven to make you happier and healthier, but your home often takes a toll. Don’t worry, though,  Diamond Maids has you covered! With our tips to keep your home clean and fresh, you can say goodbye to a furry mess. 1. Buy A Quality Vacuum Cleaner When looking for a vacuum, you want to find a pet appropriate one, so that it continues to pick up the hair, and helps to prevent odors. Since there are endless options to choose from, you might be wondering where to start. Consider the following: What kind of flooring do you have? Does your pet go on the furniture? How often does your pet shed? Ask yourself these questions, and it will help to narrow down the choices. 2. Regularly Clean Your Pet’s Belongings Pet beds, leashes, and toys can all hold onto strong odors. As such, […]