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Old Fashioned Home Cleaning Tips

If you are like me, you probably have fond memories of spending time at your grandmum's house, and if you're like me, you probably remember her clean floors, her piping hot dish water, the smell of her starched laundry and more. Many of the secrets our grandmothers used to clean may have been lost, but they are not gone forever. In this blog, I am going to include posts on all kinds of old fashioned cleaning, but I'm also going to explain the best methods for including contemporary cleaning methods in your home. Using this information, I hope you can have a house that has all the charms of old fashioned cleaning alongside of the newest strategies and methods. Thanks for stopping by my corner of the internet!

Old Fashioned Home Cleaning Tips

The Service That Leaves Your Home Or Business Sparkling

by Elsie Holland

There are not many services that are used for both businesses and residential properties. After all, businesses involve more people than you normally will see living in a home, making many of the services utilised by companies uneconomical for residential uses. However, when it comes to cleaning, there are some jobs that you will never be able to perform as well as the professionals. For those specific chores, it can be worthwhile for both businesses and homeowners to splash a little cash on an expert. No other example is as obvious as the sparkling clean look that window cleaners leave you with.

Can't Anyone Clean Windows?

This is a common response when window cleaning is brought up, but think about the logistics for a moment. Many windows in your home are high up or in difficult-to-reach places. For businesses, this can be doubly true. To get those windows out or to clean them well from the ground floor is almost impossible, and even if you could, washing glass properly is one of the hardest tasks to accomplish in the cleaning industry. Because glass is see-through, any slightly dried water spots or uneven wiping are obvious to the naked eye and look terrible. You can try to clean windows all you like, but the act is much harder than it sounds, and you will soon realise just how much of your home's facade is made of glass.

What Do Window Cleaners Do That We Can't?

Window cleaning experts have a mixture of specialised tools and years of experience that make them far better at cleaning windows than the ordinary person. In addition to special window wipers, there are hoses, brushes, specific cleaning agents and more that allow them to reach windows you couldn't in a safe and efficient manner. By far the most important tool in a window cleaning contractor's arsenal are the window cleaners themselves as they know how to clean a window in a way that leaves it sparkling every time. Nothing beats practice, and window cleaners have a lot of it.

Isn't It A Bit Expensive?

For residential purposes, window cleaning can be done on a semi-regular basis (or for special occasions), and in those cases, it really isn't much more than a regular cleaner would be. For businesses, it is important that your office gives off a good first impression to any customers, making window cleaners practically an essential service. The clean windows can last for weeks before they require another scrub, and if you add the cost of these services into your cleaning budget, it really is not a massive amount, especially considering the impact it has on the appearance of your office. All window cleaners also have insurance, so if anything does go wrong while the clean is happening, you are fully covered, giving you the peace of mind you need to keep the rest of your business functioning.