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Top 10 Ways to Clean with Baking Soda

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
10 Ways to Clean with Baking Soda

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bak·ing so·da

noun
  1. sodium bicarbonate used in cooking, for cleaning, or in toothpaste.

 

Baking soda is one of the most commonly-used household cleaners, but it’s also one of the most underrated and underutilized.

There are so many reasons why you should be using baking soda more often in your home, and there’s sure to be at least one use for almost every kind of cleaning (and non-cleaning) task you’re trying to accomplish.

It could easily be one of – if not the – most versatile substances you will ever bring into your home. (more…)

Don’t worry about cleaning this Valentine’s Day

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

Valentine’s Day is coming up fast, and soon people everywhere will be scrambling for last-minute gifts for their significant others. What better gift to give than a clean home?

You won’t have to lift a finger or shed a drop of sweat, either. You can simply schedule your home cleaning online or over the phone by calling (940) 735-6672. This Valentine’s Day, don’t sweat. Treat your sweetheart and yourself to an exceptionally-clean home with no hassle. (more…)

4 New Year Resolutions for a Cleaner Home in 2016

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

fireworks-574739_1920We all have a few things we would like to work on, and the New Year offers a fresh start to implement new habits and achieve your goals. If keeping a cleaner or better organized home is on your list of things you’d like to improve, then this list of New Year resolutions is for you! There’s no better time than now to start clean habits in the home, so let’s get started!

 

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Prepare Your Home for Thanksgiving with these 4 Cleaning Tips

Friday, November 13th, 2015

fall-591800_1920It’s the season of giving! This is especially true if you are lucky enough to be the host for your family and friends this Thanksgiving. It can be quite a stressful time for Thanksgiving hosts, having to worry about feeding and entertaining your guests – not to mention preparing a clean home for them! Without careful planning and time management, your holidays might end up more hectic than happy. However, with these four tips for preparing a clean home for Thanksgiving, you’ll be on your way to a stress-free holiday in no time!
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The Ultimate Fall Cleaning Checklist – FREE DOWNLOAD

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Summer has slipped away in what seems like the blink of an eye, and the cool breezes of Fall have taken the place of Summer’s one-hundred-degree days. With the Fall season comes a whole new list of home maintenance chores, both inside and outside of the home. It’s a good idea to clean regularly, but we generally recommend a deep cleaning at the beginning of each season for good measure. We’ll leave the leaves to you, but we’ve got you covered for the indoor to-dos with this deep cleaning checklist.

Want to print this list? Click here to download the print version!

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The 7 Dirtiest Places to Clean in Your Home

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

When you clean your home, do you really clean, or just organize and clean the grime that you’re able to easily see? There is a difference, you know! To really clean the home is to tackle the dirt, germs, and grime that we can’t see, too.

When it’s time to clean, you shouldn’t just think about the spots you’ve noticed as being dirty, you should actually think about what areas are used the most and in what way. For example, the bathroom certainly will need some deep cleaning because of its nature, and the ‘mud room’ might need a little more attention than other areas of the house because of high traffic volume.

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4 Reasons to Hire a Maid Service | Flower Mound

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

How many times have you thought to yourself, “I wish I didn’t have to clean this” or “I would love to have a maid right now, ?” We’ve all been there as a busy home owner, but few of us have actually put these words into action. Why is that? Maybe it’s a fear of letting someone else into your home, or likely because we think we can’t afford it. The truth is that, for many home owners, hiring a maid service is not so far out of reach, and the risks are slim to none when hiring a reputable cleaning company with strict hiring practices with the proper background screening. (more…)

Ultimate Guide to Cleaning and Restoring Floors

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Sticky Spots, Stains, Scratches and Smells

floor2The flooring in our homes undoubtedly take the most abuse of any area in the home. We walk on our floors with dirty shoes, slide our furniture around on them, let our furry friends on them, spill food and beverages on them, and put our floors through a number of other harsh conditions.

For these reasons and more, our floors often show some battle scars that we wish they wouldn’t. Not only do the floors show their wounds, but they don’t make it easy to get rid of them. Carpet can hold in stains so well that many of us will give up and accept their presence before we’re able to get them out. Likewise, hardwood flooring can show scratches that seem impossible to cover up. (more…)

17 Easy Ways to Deep Clean & Organize Your Kitchen

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

kitchen-cleaningBecause we use our kitchens so often, it can be quite difficult to find a window of time to really scrub it down. But, if there’s one place we want to keep clean and sanitary in our homes, it’s the kitchen. Neglect to clean and sanitize your kitchen properly and you’ll likely find yourself—and whoever else you are feeding—getting very ill as a result.

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Simple Cleaning Hacks for the Busy Home Owner

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

hacksWhen it comes to housekeeping and chores, you could be called an underachiever. This post is for you. Many home owners who call Universal Cleaning Company to clean their homes in the Flower Mound, Texas area say they are just too busy to do it themselves.

Maybe you’re a super busy business owner or a stay-at-home mom who just can’t find enough hours in the day. It’s not that you don’t care about your home’s appearance or cleanliness, you just don’t have enough time to deep clean every week like you’d like to, right?

Well, we’ve put together a few “hacks” and tips just for you. Enjoy!

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