Living Room Cleaning Tips to Keep Your Home Organized Maid Brigade knows that in some ways, the living room is the most difficult room to tame, because it gets almost as much traffic as the kitchen. In addition to cleaning your living room’s floors and surfaces and taming the clutter, there are a few other areas in the living room
Spring Cleaning Tips Simply put, spring cleaning is a thorough top-to-bottom deep cleaning of your home that often includes efforts to declutter your space. Spring cleaning is a beyond daunting annual task for many households because it means dealing with aspects of cleaning that may have been neglected for months or even years. Maid Brigade consumer health advocate Marie Stegner
How to Clean Granite Countertops Granite countertops are a beautiful addition to any home and are ideal for kitchens and bathrooms. While granite is known for its unique character and its antibacterial properties, unfortunately, granite is also known for being a more difficult surface to clean. However, don’t despair–that doesn’t mean you can’t have granite in the kitchen; you just
How to Clean Kitchen Cabinets When you’re cleaning the house, one area that gets overlooked the most is the kitchen cabinetry. When you’ve got a pile of laundry, a sink full of dishes, and a few pieces of furniture covered in pet hair, your cabinets are probably the last thing on your mind. However, the kitchen is one of the
How to Clean a Bathtub Bathtubs are havens for hard water stains, bacteria and soap scum. Almost nothing is better than a shining, clean bathtub. Few things are worse than a grimy, stained bathtub. We've all seen those bathtubs with the pink ring around the basin and the soap ledge with all that weird crust. It could happen to anyone.
How to Clean Laminate Floors Laminate flooring is popular for being durable and tough to stain. However, it gets dirty just like any other surface. Laminate floors need to be cleaned regularly to prevent scratches or warping. Using unhealthy harsh cleansers can create streaks or damage your flooring. There are many ways to clean green and still achieve quality results.
Cleaning Tips for Maintaining Beautiful Hardwood Floors At Maid Brigade, we agree that hardwood floors are a beautiful addition to any home, significantly improving the aesthetic of any interior. However, hardwood floors offer more than just good looks. The Benefits of Hardwood Floors Hardwood flooring can make your home greener. While they can be maintenance-heavy at times, think about some
How to Get Rid of Flies in Your House Flies are attracted to all kinds of things. Usually, the top culprits are decaying organic matter such as old garbage and pet droppings, overripe fruit, alcohol and sweet soda. Outside the home, flies are attracted to pet food bowls containing leftover food, uncovered garbage, thick shrubbery that provides cover and any
How To Clean With Vinegar The best green cleaners are natural products that can be found in your own pantry. Are you ready to clean green? Pull out a bottle of vinegar and you’re ready to go! If you’re wondering how to clean with vinegar, then you’re in luck. Here are a few of our favorite vinegar based “recipes” for
How to Clean a Shower Showers are havens for bathroom baddies. Getting your shower to shine can be a tough task when you’re battling with soap scum, hard water stains, mildew or hard-to-clean grout. However, there is good news! Once clean, it’s easy to keep your shower looking great between cleanings. It just takes a little bit of planning and