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EPA Approved Electrostatic Disinfecting

NOW OFFERING: EPA registered GREEN product that will disinfect hard to kill viruses-As promised, Maids and Moore have acquired an electrostatic mist machine and are now scheduling misting services. With the shortage of all sanitizing products, we have locked down a small supply of products that are safe for homes with children and pets. This added Electrostatic Misting service will also serve for air duct sanitization. Here is a video of our owner, Holly Moore, misting our Austin office. Click here to watch.

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What is Electrostatic Disinfecting and How Does it Work?
Electrostatic disinfecting is a way of quickly and evenly coating a surface with a disinfecting solution.

This is done by using an electrostatic applicator that gives a negative charge to the disinfecting solution as it exits the nozzle. The charged molecules will repel each other, meaning they will be an even distance from each other, but will be attracted to the surface they are applied to. The charged particles have a charge strength greater than gravity allowing them to directly target a selected surface very quickly providing near-immediate room reentry. In most instances, surfaces are neutral. So when an electrostatic disinfecting system, like the Hurricane ES Sprayer with https://gogreenklean.com/chlorinated-disinfecting-tablets/ provides a negative charge to the solution, said solution will be attracted to a surface with a different polarity.

If you want to get even more technical, this is an example of Coulomb’s Law. It’s also how the automotive industry has evenly and accurately spread spray paint onto cars for decades.

We will be using this in our office daily to help with prevention and want to also offer to our customers as an additional service. We acquired this to add an extra layer of protection… Keep in mind this product is green. At the rate of mixture, it has a 10 second kill time…. Here are a few things that we would ask you to do upon scheduling a Misting Service


1.) Slightly open any drawers or cabinets of areas you would like to make sure the mist will permeate to

.2.) Put away all food. Although this product is “green” and safe, who wants anything sprayed on their food?!

3.) The product does have an odor which is close to the smell of chlorine. If you are sensitive to smell, plan to leave home for 30 min to an hour after the service. The smell dissipated rather quickly after we treated our office.

4.) The cost of the service is 5 cents per square foot with a minimum of $95.00 for one application.

5.) Scheduling Now – Call our district manager, Summer Abram, at 512-731-2145 or email summer.maidsandmoore@gmail.com to book. The service will be scheduled in the order of request.

As a family-owned and operated business, we wanted to see if we can help you and your family.


Call us today to learn more at 1-844 GOT DUST/ 1-844-468-3878 option 1

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NOW OFFERING EPA Approved Disinfecting on Every Cleaning

Did you know Maids and Moore Cleaning Services are trained and prepared to provide disinfecting cleaning services during and after COVID-19? We are now using EPA approved disinfecting procedures and products that kill viruses and germs left behind on surfaces. In addition to residential cleaning, We are Now Offering cleanings for businesses during business hours.


See below what Maids and Moore are doing to keep our customers, staff, and community safe.


1. We have added a new disinfecting product to our cleanings that will be used to clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, counter tops, handles, desks, toilets, faucets, and sinks. This product is EPA approved and will kill all viruses and germs left behind on the surface within minutes. It is also green and safe to use on all surfaces. To learn more go to https://gogreenklean.com/chlorinated-disinfecting-tablets/

2. Staff precautions:· Not allowed to work if sick · Must wash hands for 30 seconds before and after cleaning a house· Must wear new gloves in each home and refrain from touching face · Due to the shortage of masks (we have ordered masks but they are on back order) we will not be wearing masks, however, the CDC is recommending that only the sick and healthcare workers wear them. If you would like to provide masks, the maids can wear them inside your house· Trained on new disinfectant cleaner application

3.) Social Distancing-Our Maids who are healthy, willing, and need to work will still be servicing homes. We are no longer gathering in our office to get supplies daily but instead driving through the back entrances to refill supplies and get work orders, one team at a time in order to follow the recommendation of 10 people or less gathered in one area. Maids and Moore strongly support the local and federal regulations and are following them closely.

4.) Rescheduling-We would like to ask that if you or anyone in your home are currently or recently have been ill that you reschedule. We have waived all cancellation fees at this time. If needed, please call our office and reschedule as it is no problem at all. Once well, please call us and we will be happy to resume services including cleaning and disinfecting. We greatly appreciate your help in this matter as this is a community effort. We believe that if we as a community follow CDC guidelines and everyone does their part, the faster we will get back to normal.


5.) NEW ADD ON – Electrostatic Misting EPA registered GREEN product that will disinfect hard to kill viruses-As promised, Maids and Moore have acquired an electrostatic mist machine and are now scheduling misting services. With the shortage of all sanitizing products, we have locked down a small supply of products that are safe for homes with children and pets. This added Electrostatic Misting service will also serve for air duct sanitization. Here is a video of our owner, Holly Moore, misting our Austin office. Click here to watch.

How an electromagnetic sprayer works:
What is Electrostatic Disinfecting and How Does it Work?
Electrostatic disinfecting is a way of quickly and evenly coating a surface with a disinfecting solution. This is done by using an electrostatic applicator that gives a negative charge to the disinfecting solution as it exits the nozzle. The charged molecules will repel each other, meaning they will be an even distance from each other, but will be attracted to the surface they are applied to. The charged particles have a charge strength greater than gravity allowing them to directly target a selected surface very quickly providing near-immediate room reentry.In most instances, surfaces are neutral. So when an electrostatic disinfecting system, like the Hurricane ES Sprayer with https://gogreenklean.com/chlorinated-disinfecting-tablets/ provides a negative charge to the solution, said solution will be attracted to a surface with a different polarity. If you want to get even more technical, this is an example of Coulomb’s Law. It’s also how the automotive industry has evenly and accurately spread spray paint onto cars for decades.
We will be using this in our office daily to help with prevention and want to also offer to our customers as an additional service. We acquired this to add an extra layer of protection… Keep in mind this product is green. At the rate of mixture, it has a 10 second kill time…. Here are a few things that we would ask you to do upon scheduling a Misting Service


1.) Slightly open any drawers or cabinets of areas you would like to make sure the mist will permeate to.

2.) Put away all food. Although this product is “green” and safe, who wants anything sprayed on their food?!

3.) The product does have an odor which is close to the smell of chlorine. If you are sensitive to smell, plan to leave home for 30 min to an hour after the service. The smell dissipated rather quickly after we treated our office.

4.) The cost of the service is 5 cents per square foot with a minimum of $95.00 for one application

.5.) Scheduling Now – Call our district manager, Summer Abram, at 512-731-2145 or email summer.maidsandmoore@gmail.com to book. The service will be scheduled in the order of request.


As a family-owned and operated business, we wanted to reach out to see if we can help you and your family.
Call us today to learn more at 1-844 GOT DUST/ 1-844-468-3878 option 1

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17 Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your House

Selling your house can be both exciting and stressful, especially if it’s your first time. Regardless of why you decided to sell your home, there are a number of pitfalls you can easily fall into, making your home selling experience less than ideal. Luckily, we’ve put together a list of the most common home selling mistakes people make so you can sell your home knowing you have your bases covered. 

Underestimating the cost of selling your house

While you should ultimately profit from the sale of your home, many home sellers forget about the costs associated with selling a house. For starters, you should expect to use five to six percent of the total sale price of your home to cover the commissions of both the seller and buyer agents. For example, if you sell your home for $300,000 you could wind up paying upwards of $18,000 in commission. 

Furthermore, this hefty cost doesn’t include possible concessions homebuyers might want you to make during the negotiation phase, such as making repairs suggested by a home inspector.

Not budgeting for your move

When you consider the moving process, you have two options: hiring a moving company or borrow your buddy’s truck and doing it yourself. 

By hiring a moving company, rather than doing it yourself, you’re getting someone who will pack, move, and then unpack your belongings. This means that a full-service mover can be well worth the investment when you’re preoccupied with all of the other tasks associated with selling your home. Not to mention,when you hire movers your belongings are insured so you’re covered if anything breaks.

Selling a house you owe more on than what it’s worth

If you still have a remaining balance on your mortgage, you’ll most likely use a portion of the sale proceeds of your home to pay off the existing mortgage. Make sure you don’t owe more on your mortgage than what your house is actually worth or you won’t make enough money on the sale to pay off your mortgage. The best option is almost always to wait on selling your home so that it can build more equity. This way you can sell your home and buy a new one without having two mortgages at the same time.

Pricing your home incorrectly

If you price your home too high, your home may fall into seller’s limbo, sitting on the market for what feels like an eternity. On the other hand, if you price too low then you will likely sell your home quickly but you risk missing out on a significant amount of money. 

The first step to understanding how much your home is worth is utilizing an online calculator. Afterward, meet with your real estate agent to discuss a good pricing strategy for your home. They will look at other comparable properties in your neighborhood that sold recently as well as bring keen insights into what the housing market is currently doing. Together, you’ll determine a good starting price as well as a pricing strategy that will incentivise buyers if your house begins to sit on the market for too long.

Skipping a pre-listing home inspection

Selling a house is stressful enough, even when everything goes right. But if a homebuyer hires an inspector who catches an issue like mold, pests, or a cracked foundation, then your stress levels will multiply as you risk losing a potential sale entirely.

Given the affordability of home inspections, there’s not much reason to avoid them. Getting a pre-listing home inspection will put your mind at ease as you’ll either know that your home is in sound condition or you’ll be able to tackle problems before homebuyers have the chance to bring them up during the negotiation phase. If an issue does arise, you can either fix it or you can let buyers know and then make a concession during the negotiation phase by reducing the price of your home accordingly. 

Not refinishing hardwood floors or cleaning your carpet

If you’re reading this at home, look down. How do your floors look? Even if they don’t look terrible, there’s a pretty good chance they’re starting to show their age. Since potential buyers are going to be inspecting every aspect of your home, you should start thinking of refinishing your hardwood floors and cleaning your carpet.

The best time to have your carpet cleaned or hardwood floors refinished is right before you stage your home. Since you’ll already be moving most (or all) of your furniture to either a new home or a storage unit, this is a great time to get your floors done and make them a selling point to potential homebuyers.

Not staging your home for a quick sale

The main point of staging your home is to allow potential homebuyers the chance to picture themselves living in your space. They get to see a home with furniture and art that’s arranged in a way that highlights key features of your home, rather than an empty house that echoes every sound. Staging your home pays off too as 21 percent of agents told the National Association of Realtors that staging a home increased its’ sale price by as much as 10 percent, making it a worthwhile investment. 

Forgoing professional real estate photos

With the advent of cameras on smartphones, everyone likes to think of themselves as a photographer these days. Even though that picture you took of your dinner last week looked like it could be featured in advertisements, you’re still probably not ready to take your own real estate photos. A real estate photographer will make sure that your home looks great when you list it because not only do they have the equipment, they understand the angles that best sell a home. 

If you have a large home, a stunning view you want to show off, or a large amount of land, you may also want to consider having aerial photos taken of your home. The views that drones are able to capture are impressive and can help show off your home in a way that will make sure it stands out from other houses in your area that are on the market. Even better, drone technology makes this option more affordable than ever before, allowing you to get a lot more bang for your buck.

Trying to sell a poorly lit home

You want to show your home in the best light, so take the time to really gauge the quality of your lighting by closing your curtains/blinds and looking at each room as though you’re a potential homebuyer. Make a note of any rooms that are poorly lit or just seem dark and then call an electrician so that you can have some additional lighting installed. 

Even worse than a poorly lit room, however, is when the lights don’t work at all. Sometimes the light bulb is just burnt out, while other times the socket itself is in need of repair. Consider calling an electrician before you begin showing your home to make sure it’s shining its brightest. Potential buyers (and your bank account) will thank you for the investment.

Not making your home energy efficient

If you’d like to spend less on your utility bills, you aren’t alone. A study by the National Association of Realtors found that 33 percent of homebuyers see high-efficiency HVAC systems as an important factor when looking at a new home. If you have an older home, you should look into either retrofitting or replacing your HVAC unit altogether as your current system might be using a lot more energy than it needs to be. This will ensure that you have a system that is meeting your home’s needs, while also lowering your utility bill.

If you’re committed to energy-efficiency then there are a few extra things you can do. These options include making sure your home is properly insulated, ensuring that you don’t have any leaky air ducts, and buying a smart thermostat. Whichever route you pursue, having an energy-efficient HVAC system will make your house stand out from the competition. 

Not cleaning your house before trying to sell it

Most of us would probably be lying if we said our homes weren’t overdue for a good cleaning, so don’t forget to check this box before listing your home for sale. There’s nothing more off-putting during a home tour than realizing the house is dirty, and potential homebuyers may wonder what else you’ve been neglecting. By hiring a professional cleaning company, you’ll guarantee that not only is your home spotless but that you’re going to make a great impression on homebuyers when they tour your house. 

Not addressing the exterior of your house

Over the years, your home’s exterior has taken a beating from the elements. With everything mother nature throws at it every year, the paint on your home’s exterior and the stain on your deck have likely lost a bit of their luster. So before listing, be sure to pressure wash your house first. In addition to making sure your house looks its best in the listing photos, you will also enhance the overall curb appeal when buyers eventually show up for a tour. 

In addition to pressure washing your house and deck, you can also take the time to pressure wash your garage door, fence, patio, driveway, and any walkways you may have. 

You never got around to repainting

One of the first things a potential buyer will notice when they pull up to your home is the paint. If you want to make a good first impression, then you’ll need to ensure that your home is painted an inviting color and that the quality of your paint job is top-notch. While the job of repainting your house might take a few days, the value of painting your house before selling will be well worth the effort.  A recent study found that painting the exterior of your home has a 51 percent return on investment. 

Don’t stop with the exterior though! We’ve all seen some pretty questionable color choices on the walls of homes. If you happen to have a lime green or bright purple wall, you’ll want to repaint them to be a more buyer-friendly neutral color. Doing so will make it easier for buyers to be able to picture themselves living in your home as it makes them think of your walls as a blank canvas.

Selling a home with a yard in need of some TLC

The other way to make a great first impression is by wowing potential buyers with your yard. Start by cleaning up anything that may be cluttering your yard, porch, or pathways (things like gardening equipment or a child’s bicycle). Then you can move onto mowing the lawn, weeding your garden, and planting some new flowers. If your yard has a damaged pathway, you may also want to think about fixing or even replacing it as well. 

If these touch-ups seem like a lot to tackle while you’re trying to sell your home, don’t be afraid to hire a landscaper as the cost is well worth it. A study by Turf Magazine found that a home’s value tended to increase by as much as 10 to 12 percent after making upgrades to the landscaping.

You have mismatched appliances

Maybe your black stove died a couple of years ago and you replaced it with a brand new stainless steel one. Or maybe you swapped out that white kitchen faucet you always hated with a copper one that caught your eye. Either way, the result is mismatched appliances. While it won’t necessarily impact the overall sale price of your home, many homebuyers are going to find the mismatched color scheme off-putting, so consider making some changes before you sell. 

The best way to proceed is to decide which kitchen appliances are your favorite and base the color scheme off of them. So if that fancy new stove you bought last year is stainless steel, then make sure your other appliances are too. Luckily, many appliance manufacturers offer discounts if you purchase multiple appliances with them at once.

Lingering during a home tour

Nobody likes a lingerer, especially when they also happen to be the owner of the home you’re currently touring. If you don’t leave the home during a showing, then potential buyers feel awkward as they attempt to discuss what they like and dislike about the house. You also prevent your listing agent from being able to do their job to the best of their abilities as you’re naturally going to want to answer any questions the buyers have rather than leaving those questions to your agent. So instead of staying in your home during a showing, try taking the opportunity to go shopping, run errands, or visit some friends instead. Your agent will thank you.

Taking a Lowball Offer Personally

Regardless of your reasons for moving, the fact that you’ve probably lived in your home for years means that you have a lot of strong feelings attached to it. So when you receive a lowball offer, it’s natural to be offended. 

Instead of walking away, send them back a counteroffer that you and your real estate agent think is fair. If they really are interested, then you’ll be glad you didn’t let your emotions get the better of you.

Originally published on Redfin

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New Year! New View!

With the New Year of 2020 gracing us with all of its expectations. When would be a better time than now to take one less thing off of our plates?

You guessed it! Hiring a maid service can be so beneficial. Creating time for what matters most. Here at Maids and Moore we will send you two professionally trained maids and bring all supplies and equipment.

Maids and Moore is a bonded and insured cleaning service that offers a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee.

We do not fuss with unpredictable pricing what we quote you is a set price for a set service based on square footage. Giving you the assurance of what you will pay for a set service.

So what are you waiting for? Get a FREE instant quote now and receive 10% OFF your first initial cleaning.

Still not sure?! Don’t take it from us…take it from our loyal customers of now 12 Years. See what they are saying.

Looking for answers to a question you do not see? Call our trained staff Monday through Friday 8 to 5 at 1-844-468-3878 option 1

Look Forward to Speaking with you soon!!

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New Groove! A Cleaner Home a Happier You

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By hiring a professional maid service you will be able to focus on some of your personal New Years resolutions instead of sacrificing them because you have to clean. Our maids are trained and qualified to provide 100% customer satisfaction. Don’t like dusting? Let us do it. Dread cleaning that stove top after the holidays? We would love to.

Now Offering : FREE QUOTES and receive a discount for the NEW YEAR!!

Hip Hip Hooray!!!!

Simply go to our website and select the instant quote option and receive a FREE instant quote any time of the day and one of our dedicated team members will be in touch to answer questions during normal business hours. What are you waiting for? Let us help you start this year off right!

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Natural and Fresh Cleaning

Are you looking for an all natural, heavy duty cleaner for your home that will not fill the air with mystery chemicals?  Look no further…. are you ready for this?  It is Vinegar
Here at Maids and Moore, we have found vinegar to be the safest, natural cleaner for most surfaces.  It works great on glass, mirrors, toilets, tubs, and many more non-porous surfaces.
To make this even better we dare you to take it one step further… I know most of us typically do not like the smell of the vinegar so there is a way to kill that smell and make the vinegar even better for cleaning your home.  Simply infuse it with other natural elements that God blessed this earth with.
That’s right, today we are doing to tell you how to infuse and stay green while cleaning.
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First thing is first lets get our supplies together.  You will need the following:
*Large glass jars (mason jars, pickle jars, etc.) we like to use quart canning jars but any jar will work
*White Vinegar
*herbs, citrus peels (sage, basil, orange, mint, lemon, etc.)
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Wash your jars and fill them with your herbs and citrus.  Experiment here mix and mingle what you think would work best.   Now combine about 2 cups of heated (nearly boiling) vinegar to your jar.  Let sit for about 24 hours and it should be ready to use.  If you want the good new scent to be stronger let it sit longer before use.   When ready to use, strain the peels and herbs out of the mixture and discard, only leaving the new scented vinegar.  To keep it from going bad store it in a cool dark place.
You can use this infused vinegar to clean in several ways such as cleaning the window, fridge, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, garbage disposal or even as a pet odor remover, fabric softner, pest control and much much more.  A few of our favorites are below.  Enjoy!
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How to use your infused Vinegar for cleaning your home
*Toilet Cleaner
~  Spray the toilet inside and out and let sit for 30 minutes allowing the vinegar to do its magic.  Then simply wipe off the vinegar and tada clean, fresh, and deodorized.
*Shower and Tubs
~Spray the shower/tub with the infused vinegar and allow it to sit for 30 minutes or longer.  Come back with a cup of water and sponge and all of the soap scum and sludge will wipe right off.
*Garbage Disposal
~Freeze your infused vinegar in an ice tray and drop a few of these in the garbage disposal and grind them up it will remove all of the yuck off the walls and blades of your dishwasher removing unwanted smells and yuck.  Repeat weekly for best results.
*Floors ( DO NOT use on porous floors such as wood, stone, marble, and granite surfaces. Vinegar will dry out and damage these floor types and surfaces)
~This infused vinegar is best used on non-porous floors such as tile.  It just does wonders.  Mix 1/3 vinegar and 2/3 water to a spray bottle.  Using a dry micro mop lightly spray a 4-foot space with your infused vinegar and mop moving thru the floor surface cleaning away and deodorizing those floors with the amazing aroma the new infused vinegar is putting off.
DISCLOSURE       DO NOT use vinegar on any porous floors or surfaces such as wood, stone, marble, and granite surfaces. Vinegar will dry out and damage these floor types and surface
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Tip or No Tip

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Should I leave a tip for the maids? A question we are often asked. It is customary to tip your waiter/waitress, valet service, and hair stylist. What about your maids? And if so, how much is appropriate?  
 
While Maids Moore does not expect tips, as we ensure to provide quality service always, we do appreciate the gesture when you do leave a tip as a professional courtesy towards the maids services provided to you. 
 
We do not solicit or expect a tip but it is at your discretion, as a customer of ours, to determine the amount and if it is appropriate or not. Some of our regular customers do tip during the holidays to show their appreciation to the maids who have provided quality service to them all year long. Some even offer it randomly, as they feel it is appropriate, but it is never expected, simply appreciated.  
 
This small act of kindness gives our girls the peace in knowing the quality they provide makes a difference. By being able to Create time for Busy People that alone is enough for our maids as they strive to serve and help to make peoples lives a little bit smoother.
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Jingle Bells.. Wait What…?!

Maids and Moore Gift CertificateIf there is one thing that Maids and Moore understand, its Family and Friends.  The holidays are upon us and the bustle of school breaks and manic shopping begins.  I know its hard to believe it is already here.

To make things a little easier for you we wanted to give you a tool to make your holiday shopping experience a little smoother.  We offer Gift Certificates that are affordable and convenient to purchase.

We are offering three different tiers:
$100 – 2 maids for 1 1/2 hours (3 hours of total cleaning)
Perfect for small houses and apartments.

$150 – 2 maids for 2 hours (4 hours of total cleaning)
Perfect for 2-3 bedroom houses or a deep clean in a smaller space.

$200 – 2 maids for 3 hours (6 hours of total cleaning)
Ideal for larger size homes, or an extreme deep clean for spaces that have not been cleaned in a while.

Simply click here to purchase yours today.  You may also call our live customer sales representatives Monday thru Friday 8 to 5 pm at 1-844-GOT-DUST.

We look forward to celebrating the festive seasons with you.  Sharing our love from our family to yours.

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Cleaning Supplies Too Dirty to be Clean?!

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Nobody likes the smell of a sour sponge.  How about that mop that looks like a dirty Komondor dog. Yikes! Well if you enjoy your pristine home and take pride in your outstanding housekeeping skills, you probably know that the trick is to have clean cleaning supplies.  You do not want to clean your home with something dirty.  The best slate is a clean slate.  Now, if this is something you have never thought about, let’s think about it: As
we clean our counters with that infamous sponge. The same sponge we use to clean the dishes, the cutting board full of chicken juice (yuck), and the spilt chocolate milk that the dog had started to lick off the floor. To then clean the kitchen table with right after dinner.  Yummy! Right?  Makes sense that we’d be spreading germs and dirt.

Okay don’t freak out let’s just apply some basic cleaning habits to stop anymore germ spread and dirt smears.

img_1252Let’s start with our mop.  Mops can be one of the nastiest things in your home, besides your sponge.  If you are using the old bucket to mop system, just like the sponge, this is a place that is damp that bacteria loves to grow on.  By simply soaking your mop in a tub of bleach and water after each use, ring it out till dry and make sure to hang it up in a cool dry place, to completely dry before the next use. Here at Maids and Moore we use the dry mop method.  By using a microfiber mop with washable mop heads we avoid the risk of germ spread and bacteria growth allowing us to change heads from house to house. We also use washable terry clothes to place under the microfiber mop head, to clean four foot sections at a time, with a light mist of all purpose cleaner. This ensures that we are not just smearing dirty mop water and germs from one part of the house to the next.

Back to that kitchen sponge, as we already determined earlier our kitchen sponge gets used more than anything in our cleaning supplies for more than one thing.  It has been proven that a majority of sponges test positive for numerous forms of bacteria that can make us sick as well as be deadly to us.  To get rid of anything that might be lingering on it simply place your sponge in the microwave for 1 minute after using each day.  You can also run it thru the dishwasher by placing it on the top rack just be sure to ring it out immediately after the cycle is finished.  Your sponge should be evicted after 2 weeks in your home.  While this may seem wasteful, it’s better safe than sorry.  Also, be sure to never let you sponge sit in a pool of water. Make sure it is sitting out to completely dry, the sponge should never stay wet.

I know what some of you are thinking.  Forget the sponge I use dish rags.  While this is also a great alternative these too can hold many germs as well. Your dish rag should not sit out after two days for the same reasons, not to mention the smell they get after some time.  If you are washing your dish rags and towels and they smell sour simply wash them with half a cup of baking soda and nothing else and run it through the cycle. Tada! The stink is gone!!

IMG_0900Last but not least, our vacuum.  It gets around from pet hair clean up on the baseboards and couches, dust bunnies all thru the house, dust mites from under the bed, to vacuuming our headrest on our recliners. If you are using a vacuum with bags, be sure to replace them before it gets full.  If the bag is full it loses its power to suction and just pushes the dirt out that won’t fit in the bag throughout different places in your home.  For bag less vacuums, be sure to empty the canister after each use. There is always a chance it could leak and if you have sucked up any live bugs and their families you will just be moving them to a new location in your home you would probably rather them not be. Don’t forget your attachments and rollers these too could use a good whipping down regularly.

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The Different Types of Cleaning Services

There are now several companies that offer different types of cleaning services, so that they can cater to the different cleaning needs of their customers as there are many ways to clean houses and/or buildings. Like our company, we different types of services to ensure that we satisfy all of our customers’ cleaning needs.
Carpet cleaning is one of the services that professional cleaning services offer. It is normal for you to spill different things on your carpet such as liquids and sauces. Dust and other such fine things like crumbs of bread and biscuits can also find a deep place within the carpet to stay. Vacuum cleaning the carpet may not be the best solution. A professional cleaning service can thoroughly clean your carpet using such things as steam cleaners to make sure that the carpet is as clean as it was when you first bought it.

Residential cleaning services are some of the most on-demand cleaning services. In today’s fast-paced world, you may find it harder to clean your house thoroughly. You wake up at the crack of dawn and when you come back home in the pitch of dark, all you want to do is take a shower, cook a meal, do the dishes and hit the sack. Over the weekends you just want to rest or take the kids to some place and have fun with them. You hardly have time to properly clean your bathroom, kitchen, attic, basement or even dust the entire house. This is where a cleaning company comes in and offers their maid service. All you have to do is pay them and give them the green light and they will leave your house spick and span.
Office cleaning services are also very common. Many companies actually contract cleaning services to do this for them rather than hire permanent cleaners. The cleaning services takes care of everything in the company’s premises from the lawn, the corridors, offices and even the company kitchen and washroom. The good thing about hiring a cleaning company at the office is that as you take care of office work, the cleaning services take care of themselves like magic. All you see is people cleaning every now and then and the office premises are always very clean!
There are numerous other services that cleaning companies take care of. Rug cleaning is done to clean rugs that are very dirt and very expensive such as Persian rugs. Mattresses are usually the forgotten items of cleaning. However, it is necessary to clean your mattress every now and then so at to keep it as clean as possible. Only a cleaning service knows how best to keep your mattress clean.

If you want to know more information about the different kinds of cleaning services that you can get for your home or office, please contact: (512) 731-2145

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