MCC Services Summer Cleaning Tips

It is a hot sunny day in July. You want to relax, because it’s summertime, but as you look around the living room, you notice dust on the bookshelf and windowsill. You know dust is everywhere, but most of the time, you can’t see it, so it’s easy to ignore. But on this hot sunny […]

Sustainable green cleaning, courtesy of My Carpet Cleaning Service

Although the world is green, not all of our hearts are green. Not yet, anyway. Some of us, however, do little things to help the environment. Whether it’s recycling or planting a tree, there is surge in everything green. Spring cleaning is no exception, as many are embracing green cleaning. Here is a bit of […]

Schedule out your spring cleaning

For many of us across the country, spring cleaning is here and some of us are in over our heads. We begrudgingly go along with the flow, because spring cleaning is what you do in the spring. However, there are many mistakes we make that add unnecessary stress to an already burdensome task.   When […]

Ensuring Green Cleaning is Effective

While green cleaning has become popular in recent years, it is important to make sure that the focus stays on the cleaning aspect of the job. If a cleaner uses environmentally friendly methods, but isn’t providing a sufficient clean, they really are not doing their job. One organization, The Cleaning Industry Research Institute (CIRI), is […]

Making cash with your winter/spring cleaning

The economy is uncertain.  Is it anything but?  Everyone would like more money in their pockets.  Cleaning your house has more benefits than just a better atmosphere and mental health.  You may also be able to make some money out of it.   In a recent article, courtesy of U.S. News Report LP, Wise Bread […]

Prolong Your Mattress Life

Furniture stores will suggest that you replace your mattress every six to eight years. While their reasoning is valid, you might extend the life of your mattress by practicing proper maintenance and sanitation.   Realistically, you can keep your mattress for about ten to twelve years. As long as you’re not waking up tired or […]

A dirty home will break up your relationship

Did you know an unclean and unkempt house could break up a relationship?  It is true.  In the article “House-cleaning causes the most marital dust-ups as majority of couples admit they row over chores at least once a week”, the UK Daily Mail reports, “Nearly two-thirds admit they argue over chores at least once a […]

The dreaded spring cleaning

What is your plan for the dreaded “spring” cleaning? If you ask an acquaintance, they would probably tell you they plan to dust or clean out storage space. Spring-cleaning is a common tradition, in which almost everyone participates. When we learn certain traditions like this one, it causes us to associate the four seasons with […]

Winter blues? Stop thinking about a spring cleaning and DO a winter cleaning

We hope you had a happy and “clean” holiday season.  Although we’re still in early January, spring will be here before we know it and people are already thinking about that good ol’ spring cleaning and planning for home makeovers come March and April.  While an annual spring cleaning is a good thing, why not […]

Properly winterize your exterior plumbing

Is everyone safe out there?  Winter Storm Euclid has laid havoc to a lot of the country.  It seems they name winter storms now!  Nevertheless, it was certainly an intense first blast of winter.  It chilled me all the way to the bone as I went to check the mail.  At least, some of us […]