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January 15, 2021

3 Tips for Keeping Common Areas Clean During COVID-19

With a second wave of COVID-19 and the new strain circulating in the United States, people are taking more precautions to help prevent exposure to the virus for both them and their families. Here are some tips for keeping areas (at home and work) clean. 1. Make A List of High Touch Areas Your home and office have high-touch areas, and to help prevent possible infection, frequent disinfecting of these areas is needed. Write out a list of areas in your life that you notice are being touched multiple times a day. In addition to your observations, here are a few areas that we recommend adding to your list if they’re not already there. Doorknobs/handles Light Switches Refrigerators Microwaves Armchairs All Bathroom Surfaces Kitchen Surfaces Dining Areas Keyboards & Computer Mouses Conference Room When you finish writing your list, you’re ready to move onto our next tip about disinfecting and […]
January 8, 2021

4 New Years Resolutions to Make for Your Home

As the new year begins, we often create New Year Resolutions, to set us on the right path as we kick of the year. Resolutions can often be hard to stick with as the year unfolds so today we’re going to share with you some easy-to-follow resolutions that will make your home a cleaner, more beautiful, and efficient place for 2021. 1. Create A Weekly and Daily Cleaning Schedule Having a weekly and a daily cleaning schedule can help you stay on top of the everyday craziness, but you need to stick with it. Daily: At the end of each day, you put the dirty dishes in the dishwasher, clothes get put into the hamper or hung up, and items get returned to their designated place. Weekly: Write out a list of chores that you have left to do after the daily ones and then create specific days that you’ll […]
January 1, 2021

Top 3 Tips for Cleaning Stainless Steel Appliances

Keeping your stainless steel appliances clean can be tricky because they’re known for showing up any and all imperfections –  smudges, fingerprints, and more – easily. So today, we’re sharing our top three tips to clean your appliances and keep them sparkling clean. Before we get started, though, it’s important to remember that there are different types of stainless steel, so if this method isn’t for you, there are other options out there. 1. Start with Your Dish Soap Start with your tap water and make sure it’s turned on hot, and once the temperature is right, add a quart to a gallon-size bucket. Once your water is hot, you’ll want to add a teaspoon of your dish soap and mix it. Now that your cleaning solution is ready, use a microfiber towel to rub it over the surfaces. It’s essential to make sure that you use the micro towel […]
December 25, 2020

How to Clean a Gas Stovetop

The task of cleaning the stovetop is one of those chores that is usually on everyone’s list of their least favorite things to do around the house. It often takes forever to get those dried-out spills off. To help reduce the amount of time you’re spending on cleaning your stove top, we’re sharing a step-by-step guide with you today. Before we get started, here are the materials you’ll need: a non-toxic degreaser, scrub brush, paper towels, glass cleaner, and a magic eraser. 1. Make Sure Your Workspace Is Safe When you clean a gas appliance, the first thing that you want to make sure of is that all of the knobs are turned  ‘off.’ This is important because as you’re cleaning, you don’t want the gas to come on, especially when working with flammable products. 2. Disassemble the Stovetop You’re going to remove the grates and the burner caps and […]