How to Clean Different Types of Hard Flooring

While mopping, vacuuming and/or sweeping floors can be a chore that’s easily neglected, but there is no doubt a sparkling clean floor makes a home look and feel fresh! Plus the time and energy you put into floor maintenance now will likely save you the cost of repairs and replacement in the future. Before youContinue reading “How to Clean Different Types of Hard Flooring”

How to Clean your Rugs at Home

We all have that rug at home (maybe a couple of them) that we look at and think ‘I really should give that a good clean… but how?’. You might give it a once over with the vacuum and/or occasionally shake it out. But you know just as well as we do that’s not reallyContinue reading “How to Clean your Rugs at Home”

How to Get Red Wine Stains Out of Carpet

One of pale carpets biggest enemies… red wine. Spills happen no matter how careful you’re being. Don’t panic if you’ve spilt a little (or a lot) of red wine onto your clean carpets, we’ve got some great home remedies for you to try before having to call in a professional. TOP TIP: Act fastMost importantlyContinue reading “How to Get Red Wine Stains Out of Carpet”

How to Get Coffee Stains Out of Carpet?

You’ve just sat down to enjoy your morning cup of coffee and one way or another it’s been spilt, knocked over or drippled onto your nice pale carpet… sound familiar? We’ve all been there, it’s just one of those accidents that happen! But thankfully, because it is common there are multiple ways you can approachContinue reading “How to Get Coffee Stains Out of Carpet?”

How to Clean Walls Quickly & Effectively?

A common question we’re asked by our clients is what’s the best (and quickest) way to wash your walls? It’s not a job that needs to be done every time you clean your home, but it’s a great way to really freshen up your home when you do those deep spring cleans, end of tenancyContinue reading “How to Clean Walls Quickly & Effectively?”

What to do with Oil or Grease Spills on Carpet

Try this easy home remedy to remove cooking stains from carpets. Remember to always do a spot removal test on a portion of carpet or upholstery that is normally not visible. Use a paper towel and blot the oil stain. Blot until no more oil appears on the paper towel. Using a washcloth, apply smallContinue reading “What to do with Oil or Grease Spills on Carpet”

How to Get Marks Off Walls Without Damaging the Paint

The easiest and quickest way is to combine 1-part liquid sugar soap to 10 parts warm water. Using a soft cloth spot clean marks off wall and wipe dry with an old towel. Otherwise try using jiff cream with a soft cloth and spot cleaning any marks off the walls.

Why isn’t my Vacuum Sucking Properly

Check the vacuum cleaner bag – you need to make sure you are replace the bag not just emptying out all the dust and dirt as particles can remain even if the bag is emptied and restrict airflow. Check for a plugged hose – hoses can get clogged with dust, hair, string or anything elseContinue reading “Why isn’t my Vacuum Sucking Properly”

When to Buy New Cleaning Tools

Sponges in kitchen – replace every two weeks Dishcloths – depending on the condition of the cloth it is up to the user Mopheads – every two months Scrub brushes (kitchen) – typically when the bristles wear down Microfiber cloths – depends on the condition of the item. Some can last months Broom – forContinue reading “When to Buy New Cleaning Tools”

Best Way to Clean your Microwave

Add one tablespoon of white vinegar. Microwave on high for five minutes. This process will steam up the walls of the microwave and loosen the dried-on gunk. Carefully remove the glass container and wipe down the inside of the microwave with a clean rag or paper towel. Once clean you can place some baking soda on a plate inside the microwave to absorbContinue reading “Best Way to Clean your Microwave”