House Cleaning Carpet Cleaning Hacks

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Carpets do make a home feel more comfortable. Carpets are warm on your feet during the winter months and there is something about the soft cushion of a carpet on your feet. You’re welcome to lie next to the heater or fireplace and watch tv or read a good book. Carpets are the making of…

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VT/NH Back To School At Home

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The end of the summer is here and kids are heading back to school in the Upper Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire. Many schools have already started and some have yet to start. With summer schedules of relaxation coming to an end, now is the time to get your home ready for in-school and…

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Are Schools Ready To Open This Fall?

Are Schools Ready To Open This Fall? 3

While the summer is winding down and parents are getting their kids ready for school this fall, the question that is on everyone’s mind is, are they going to reopen? According to the Federal, Government data suggest that some schools are lagging behind in getting students back to campus full time. When schools closed their…

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Are all NH House Cleaning Services the Same in Consistency?

Are all NH House Cleaning Services the Same in Consistency? 4

The simple answer to this question is no. But let’s expound on this subject further. When it comes to consistency in any business, it is one of the most important elements. Consistency speaks to the integrity of NH House Cleaning Services company to be able to perform the on a regular basis. Consistency is the…

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10 Spots Your Forgetting When House Cleaning

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You clean your home regularly, making sure the dishes are done the floors are swept or vacuumed and the bathroom is clean. Your hope is that the laundry isn’t piling up to much too and after all that there are things that you might have overlooked in cleaning. This can be frustrating, but don’t worry.…

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Three Things Your Office Cleaning Should Include

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Most offices in the Hanover and Lebanon have gotten busy this year compared to last year due to COVID-19. A busy typical office day includes people running late, meetings, appointments with different people in and out of your office, spilling coffee, microwaves running during break and lunch and more. Because of many of these things…

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Carpet Cleaning Worst Stains In NH & VT

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When asked what are the worst stains for carpet cleaning, there are many, but a few come to mind after years of professionally cleaning houses and office spaces in Vermont and New Hampshire. Some of the most common stains that happen are coffee, soda, wine, mud, and grease. But not all of those are the…

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Carpet Cleaning Services and Road Salt Stains In Your Rugs

Carpet Cleaning Services and Road Salt Stains In Your Rugs 8

The weather in New England during the winter can be brutal on your rugs and for carpet cleaning services in the Upper Valley. The more snow we get during the winter months, the more we track road salt into our homes and offices. Road salt is not the easiest thing to remove from rugs. The…

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Complete CDC Cleaning & Disinfecting Guide

Complete CDC Cleaning & Disinfecting Guide 9

Interim Recommendations for US Households with Suspected/Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019-2020 Source: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/cleaning-disinfection.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fcommunity%2Fhome%2Fcleaning-disinfection.html Background There is much to learn about the novel coronavirus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Based on what is currently known about the novel coronavirus and similar coronaviruses that cause SARS and MERS, spread from person-to-person with these viruses happens most frequently among close…

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Covid19: What Can You Do About It?

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We understand at Goodrich Cleaning that many people throughout the world have been affected by Covid19 virus. The information in this article is directly from the CDC.gov website. We want to help people to understand what it is and how to protect yourself at home and work. We wish all those with this virus a…

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5 Tips to Stop the Stress in Residential Cleaning

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Does your home stress you out? Did you know that clutter in the home can cost you time, energy and money? Often we add stuff to our homes throughout the year and create enormous amounts of clutter that can stress you out. Your home is your sanctuary and should have a little bit of Feng…

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Can You Prevent Viruses In Your Home?

Can You Prevent Viruses In Your Home? 12

Spring may be here but the weather here in New Hampshire has been up and down these past couple of weeks. With the ever changing weather comes the common cold and flu season. The flu is a respiratory infection that affects approximately 51 million people each year in the United States. With that said, you…

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What’s Lurking In Your Dirty Couch?

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We spend hours a day cleaning our kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms etc.. With all of the many surfaces that you have to clean each week, what about your couch? We often don’t pay any attention to cleaning the couch or removing the cushions to find what is lurking underneath. What’s lurking in your couch? Dust Mites…

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Remove Those Rust Stains In Your Toilet

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Do you have hard water in your home? How about rust stains in your toilet or sink? Most of the time due to heavy use the fixtures in your home gradually lose their original appearance. Often one of the first things you see is rust beginning to emerge inside your toilet. This is an aesthetic…

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Cleaning Your House With Dogs

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Having a dog at home is great. These four-legged pets are loyal friends and fun to have in the family. Cleaning your house with a dog is not easy. Dog owners know that their house will not stay clean. The dog jumps on couches, tracks dirt, sheds hair and generally can make a mess. When…

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Tips On Cleaning Area Rugs

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Area rugs bring a unique style and color to each room. They also can be challenging to keep clean. Cleaning your area rug involves a different process than wall-to-wall carpeting. It’s important to understand the basic of rug care as well as unique methods for area rugs. Basic Rug Cleaning Most rugs regardless of material…

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My Tile and Grout Looks Horrible: Can It Be Cleaned?

My Tile and Grout Looks Horrible: Can It Be Cleaned? 17

Tile is such a beautiful addition to your kitchen or bathroom. It’s durable, long-lasting and effective as a flooring material. In moist areas like your bathroom, tile works even better. So if tile has so many benefits as a flooring material, what is the problem? Tile is most commonly installed into the kitchen or bathroom…

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Three Minute Cleaning Habit To A Clean Home

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There are no shortcuts to a tidy home, but there are ways to stay committed to the goal of getting your home organized and keeping it that way. Life is busy, there is no doubt that most people are feeling overwhelmed. Staying committed doesn’t mean you have to make it “difficult” or “complicated”. RULE #1:…

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Lowering Commercial Carpet Expenses

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Buying cheap products or services isn’t always the best way to save money in your business. When choosing between a general cleaner and a specialty cleaning service, the specialty cleaner will save you more money. Cleaning On A Budget When it comes to reducing carpet maintenance costs, it can be tempting to reduce the frequency…

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Residential House Cleaning Tips to Prevent Mold in Your Bathroom

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The last thing you want in your home is mold or mildew. Mold and mildew can cause may health issues throughout your home. Mold and mildew thrive in warm and wet environments. The bathroom in your home is the perfect breeding ground for mold and mildew. Here are some residential house cleaning tips to prevent…

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Happy Thanksgiving: Black Friday Deals Online

Happy Thanksgiving: Black Friday Deals Online 21

Here are some of the best deals online for Black Friday’s big shopping day. We hope that you have a wonderful, safe Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Caraway — Save $50 off a cookware set with the Kitchn exclusive code kitchn50. Container Store — Take 50% off select stocking stuffers. Sur la Table — Enjoy up…

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The Best Black Friday Kitchen Deals 2019

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It’s black Friday! Well not yet, but very soon. Have you got your credit card ready? Black Friday is just a few days away and there are tons of sales going on this year. So whether you are ready to jumpstart your holiday shopping or just looking for a great deal for your dining room,…

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Sell Your Home Faster With Professional Carpet Cleaning

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Are you thinking about selling your home and moving to another location? As you get your home ready to be seen by potential clients, did you stop and think about the carpets in your house? Your carpeting is an essential part of your home and showing potential buyers a dirty carpet. Selling your home can…

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Simple Ways To Reduce Waste in 2020

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Today there are so many areas of our lives that offer convenience. Eating out at a restaurant, fast food, single-use products, etc. We are not perfect at practicing any of the things that we are suggesting, but in this coming year, we can always do better. Single-Use There are so many things that are single-use…

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Flu Facts To Stay Healthy and Clean This Winter

Flu Facts To Stay Healthy and Clean This Winter 25

Flu Can Be Serious The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and lungs. It can cause mild to severe illness and, at times, can lead to death. Every flu season is different, and the flu can affect people differently. Every flu season millions of people get…

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Cleaning Tip: Winterizing Your Toilet

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If you have a second home in a cold-weather climate, then this article is for you. As you close up your cabin or second-home, your bathroom could reach freezing temperatures this winter. You’ll want to shut off the water to your toilet and any other areas of the house that have running water. Here’s how…

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What Are The Worst Things To Spill On Your Carpet?

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Anything that you spill on your carpet can ruin it, but there are some things that stain your carpet worse than others. Here are some of the worst things you can spill on your carpets. Blood Even if you are cautious, accidents still happen around your home. If you spill blood on your carpet, the…

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10 Home Trends For Fall 2019

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No matter where you live a serious storm can cause damage to your house. In the Northeast, we can have heavy rain, flooding, blizzards, and tornadoes. Whether you are prepped for disaster or need to take inventory of the damage to your home, here are some tips for cleaning up around your house. Roof Damage…

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2 Reasons You Should Include Upholstery Cleaning In Your Facility Plan

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Many facility managers today focus on how the surfaces “look dirty” from everyday use. It’s understandable because how your facility looks will affect your customers impression of your business. Having a good appearance makes a good impression. Even if it looks clean, is it really clean? That’s why we recommend for every facility manager to…

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6 Area Rug Ideas To Keep You Warm This Winter

6 Area Rug Ideas To Keep You Warm This Winter

Sometimes a room without a rug just feels empty. Rugs or carpet truly are an essential component to making your home feel comfortable. There really is nothing like waking up in the morning to a warm rug touching your feet instead of a cold floor. We understand the importance of having a great area rug…

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