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Carpet Cleaning Mistakes To Look Out!

While your carpets may not need to be cleaned as often as a hardwood floor, it is recommended that carpets be professionally cleaned every 18 months minimum. Most manufacturers recommend every 12-18 months for deep cleaning. DIY Cleaning Mistakes Ideally your carpet should be cleaned by a professional cleaner with years of training and experience.…

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Why Is PreTreat So Important When Carpet Cleaning

Carpets take a lot of abuse throughout all four seasons in New England. Getting your carpet truly clean can be a time-intensive process that takes numerous steps. Pretreating your carpet before steam cleaning will help to improve the removal of dirts, stains and grime that has been ground in by foot traffic. It can also…

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How Do You Identify Carpet Cleaning Scams 2019?

You’re in search of a carpet cleaning company for your carpets at home or at your business local, that is great. The harsh truth is that there are many scammers out there in the marketplace that are in it to prey on people. In today’s guide you’re going to learn how to identify unethical practices…

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DIY Carpet Cleaning: Things NOT To Do When Cleaning

So you want to clean your carpets at home and you decide to rent a carpet cleaning machine or buy your own. While this may not get you the best results possible it also has some warnings you should know about when cleaning your carpets DIY. Did you read the owner’s manual? Most carpet cleaning…

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Top Home Design Trends For 2019

2019 is here and it is already looking to be a great year. If you are thinking about redecorating or redesigning your home in 2019, this article will hopefully give you some inspiration. Full tile backsplash walls in the kitchen or bathroom This is a great way to grab peoples attention in a well designed…

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Where Is The Best Place To Store House Cleaning Supplies?

House Cleaning supplies are a necessity in any home for daily living. Wherever you store your cleaning supplies, you should think about how your children or pets are going to be affected by those chemicals. Above all else, House Cleaning supplies should be stored well out of reach of small children and pets. Here are…

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Keeping Your Carpet Clean This Winter Is a Real Challenge

The warmth of the sun is fading away with each flake of snow that spouts down from the winter clouds above. Days are getting darker earlier, kids are back in school and there is a noticeable nip of cold chill in the air when you go outside to start your car. Yes, it is winter…

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It’s Time To Get Your Sweater Out! Tips For The Seasonal Closet Switch Out

How does your closet look? Do you have an organized closet or is it a mess? Having an organized closet is part of your life and reflects your lifestyle and sense of style to the world. This time of year in New England the weather has finally turned the corner and the nights are hovering…

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 Four Solutions For Common Laundry Room Problems

Many challenges face us daily in our homes. The laundry room, the kitchen, bedrooms, garage, and many other areas. Today we are going to focus on the laundry room. These are questions that come up from time to time in conversations with friends and customers. Here are four solutions that will help you in the…

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The Greatest Kitchen Hacks, Part 1

On average it is said that Americans spend approximately 30 minutes per day cooking in the kitchen according to the USDA. Wouldn’t it be nice to find a better way to spend less time preparing our meals and cleaning up and more time enjoying each other’s company? Here are some of the greatest kitchen hacks…

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Five Cleaning Hacks For People Who Hate Cleaning

Who doesn’t like a clean home? If you ask that question to anyone, most people would say that they want a clean house. The challenge we all have is not all of us are gifted at cleaning or even motivated to clean our homes. We found five brilliant ideas for everyone that hates cleaning their…

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Upper Valley Cleaning Tips to Protect Your Carpet This Winter

Taking care of stains on your carpeting will have a direct impact on the appearance of your home and business. However, proper carpet care is one of the most important factors in determining the longevity of your carpets. Here are Upper Valley Cleaning tips to protect your carpet this winter until spring flowers bloom.  A…

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Top Benefits of Using a Professional Cleaning Service

How clean is your office reception area? Maybe you have never thought about it, but the first thing your customers do when they enter the building is to scan the room and they notice everything.  From tiny scraps of paper on the floor to the streaks on the windows, their eyes take it all in…

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Back to School Residential Cleaning Crash Course

The summer is over. Fall is here with the cool, crisp mornings, and the thrust of kids going back to school is here in full swing. Whether you are a stay-at-home mom, working mom or busy dad, balancing work, home, and school is a challenge. There is no doubt that shuffling the kids to and…

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4 Tips to Clean Home That Won’t Drive You Crazy

Most people can easily underestimate how much time and energy is needed to be a mom. Today, moms are very busy in the world crammed pack with things to do. Moms are the superheroes that spend endless sleepless nights with sick kids, making lunches, vacuuming, washing dishes, etc.. At the end of the day, the…

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20 Home Organizing Tips From Residential House Cleaning Service

Life is busy, we get it. Getting organized at home is challenging at times with or without kids. There are dozens of articles with tips to stay organized at home on the internet today. Here are just 20 organizational tips from an Upper Valley Residential House Cleaning Service. We hope you enjoy! Spices Do you…

How Long Do DIY Cleaning Products Last?

How Long Do DIY Cleaning Products Last?

This is a great question when it comes to DIY cleaning products. Over the past 5 years, there has been a dramatic push for more natural cleaning products without all of the harmful chemicals. Many of the DIY cleaning solutions that you can make at home save time and money when made with essential oils,…

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The Advantages Steam Cleaning Your Home In The Upper Valley

Steam cleaners have taken a big jump forward in the past couple years as a clean alternative for Upper Valley House Cleaning. It is clearly a healthy and green alternative to cleaning with chemicals in your home. Chemicals can clean, but most leave some type of residue behind along with fragrances. These chemicals and fragrances adversely…

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Benefits of Leaving Upper Valley Window Cleaning To The Pros

Summer is one of the favorite seasons for us at Goodrich Cleaning. There really is nothing better than the warm sunny days, green grass and a gentle summer breeze. What comes with all of the sun and fun is smudges, dirt, dust, and grime on your windows. At Goodrich Cleaning we have years of experience…

Don’t Use A Night Stand, Use These Creative Options Instead

Don’t Use A Night Stand, Use These Creative Options Instead

What is a nightstand? Most people have seen them over the years as a small stand that sits on either side of your bed. It can be a little table, a drawer with shelves or just a shelf. This is the place you want to put stuff like books, keys, and lamps next to the…

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6 Upper Valley House Cleaning Mistakes You Might Be Making

I love having a clean house! There, I said it out loud. But one of the biggest struggles that most busy professionals have is finding the time to get everything cleaned. Every time I sit down, I see something that I might have missed in cleaning the house. No matter how hard you try, those Upper…

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Upper Valley House Cleaning Begins with Decluttering Your Home

Decluttering your house is an attractive concept in many ways. You’ll have less to clean and organize and more space to do the things you enjoy. You may unknowingly harbor some pack rat tendencies and be surprised at the amount of stuff hiding in your closets and garage that hasn’t seen the light of day…

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Upper Valley Ultimate Spring Cleaning Guide pt2

In our last post, we kicked off the spring cleaning with some tips from our Ultimate Spring Cleaning Guide. Here is part two of that guide.  Spring Cleaning: Deep Clean Your Carpets To properly maintain your carpet’s warranty, you need to have it deep cleaned on a regular basis. Most manufacturers recommend cleaning your carpets…

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Upper Valley Ultimate Spring Cleaning Guide pt1

Spring is the perfect time of year to tackle a good cleaning around your home. As the temperature outside rises and bring birds, warm air, green grass and spring flowers to your home, you should get into the deep cleaning mode and tackle these Upper Valley Ultimate Spring Cleaning tasks.  Spring Cleaning: Wash Your Windows…

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Five Things to Look For in Professional Cleaning Services Before Hiring

A clean facility, is about more than just appearances. An orderly, hygienic workplace, contributes to the health and wellness of it’s occupants, whether they are customers, employees, or tenants. Hiring a professional cleaning staff is an effective and economical way to ensure your high standards are met, while allowing you to focus on more important…

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Upper Valley Window Cleaning: The Truth About Window Panes

Windows are an essential part of your home. Without windows, you would not be able to see the great outdoors. Window technology has significantly improved over the years as well as Upper Valley Window Cleaning techniques. In the 1800’s windows were only single pane and were held together with bars in between the panes of…

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5 Residential Cleaning Myths You Should Abandon Now

We love the DIY residential cleaning tips that are teeming across the internet by the thousands, but some of these cleaning strategies just don’t work. We, of course, want you to be able to clean your home effectively without costing you more or possibly causing harm from a myth that is floating around on the…

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Are your residential cleaning products toxic?

At one time, we didn’t really think about what types of products we used, we just wanted them to make our house clean and sparkling. But what happens when the residential cleaning products that we are using to keep our homes clean turn out to be very harmful to us? There are many products on…

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How to hire a residential cleaning service for the first time

Are you a busy professional? Do you find yourself at the end of the day tired and running out of time? Like most people that work a full-time job, you find cleaning the home is one of the things on the list that is last. You have found yourself in a spot that hiring a…

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Why Not Hiring a House Cleaning Service Should Be 1 Of The 7 Deadly Sins

Who actually enjoys cleaning their house? I don’t have time to clean my house? Why would I want to hire a House Cleaning Service to clean my house? There are all questions that you might have asked yourself at one point or another. Hiring a House Cleaning Service can be challenging or just down right…