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Upper Valley House Cleaning Winter Allergy Proofing Hacks

It is almost impossible to get completely rid of allergens in the home. Who would want to live in a bubble that is allergen free each day? That doesn’t sound like any fun. If you have suffered from allergies at any time in your life, you understand how difficult it can make a life. There…

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5 Lessons For Hiring The Right Office Cleaning Contractor

You’ve already been through two or three cleaning contractors in the past year. You’re frustrated and don’t think you’ll be able to find the right one. We understand your frustration. That is why we wrote this article to give your five important aspects in hiring your last commercial cleaning company. 1 Customer ServiceAre they proactive…

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Asthma/Allergy Guide For Carpet Cleaning

As a residential and commercial carpet cleaning service provider in the Upper Valley region, we have worked with many businesses and homeowners in dealing with allergies. In 1989, the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) created a program, known as the (NAEPP) National Asthma Education and Prevention Program to address asthma and allergy issues…

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How To Clean My Kids Backpack

August came and went very quickly and our kids are back to school. Summer has been one of our favorite times of year. We did anticipate the end of summer and return of school. As we talk to friends and family, we realized that there are many challenges that come with going back to school.…

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House Cleaning Carpet Cleaning Hacks

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

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?

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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?

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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Residential Cleaning Tips for Keeping Your Carpets Great

The carpeting in your home is a significant investment in your house. With this investment that just improved the aesthetics of your home comes a cleaning regiment to keep it looking great for years to come. There are many reasons why you should keep it clean but have you thought about implementing a maintenance plan…

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What’s Lurking In Your Dirty Couch?

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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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Four Residential Cleaning Tips for Flu-Proofing Your Home

Yes, it is that time of year again. The fall season is coming to a close, and the crisp cold air sets in for the winter cold and flu season. One family member gets the flu, and before you know it, everyone in your family has the flu. The flu can spread to your family…

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Residential House Cleaning Tips to Prevent Mold in Your Bathroom

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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6 Residential Cleaning tips for back to school busy moms

The winter break is almost over. Before you know it the kids are going to be back in school. While it was fun spending time with your boots in the snow, it’s time to get back into the school groove. Here are 6 residential cleaning tips from the pros to keep your house cleaning when school…

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Commercial Bathroom Cleaning Battling the Graffiti Monster

If you have worked in the cleaning industry for any length of time, then you have seen graffiti in the bathroom at one point or another. Every cleaning professional has to tackle the graffiti monster at some point. The problem with graffiti is the foul language, personally degrading messages, racist messages and other ugly unsightly…

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Happy Thanksgiving: Black Friday Deals Online

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

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,…