Anxiety, Depression, and the Power of Cleaning

Anxiety, Depression, and the Power of Cleaning

    Contributing Blogger and Professional Cleaning Technician, Brittany Deojay, shares her remedy for dealing with holiday anxiety. Cleaning! We all know the holiday season is a hectic and stressful time of year for many of us and we’re all looking for a way...

Speed Cleaning Part Three: The Tools

This part of my Speed Cleaning series cover tools. If you want to speed through your house in the one hour this week that you have dedicated to cleaning, you will need the proper equipment. Let’s get this out of the way first- make a little bit of an investment....
Speed Cleaning- Part Two: The Rules

Speed Cleaning- Part Two: The Rules

If you will recall from my previous blog post, Speed Cleaning (get the book) is a maintenance system for keeping your home neat, tidy, and presentable at all times. It assumes that you will spend a minimum of one hour, one day per week on this simple house cleaning...

Speed Cleaning- Part One: A Busy Life

Clean your entire home in just an hour? Yep, you can, and you don’t have to feel rushed or overwhelmed. It takes practice and a plan but anyone, including you, can become a Speed Cleaner. A Busy Life In 2002, when I came to a crossroads in my life, I began...

Clean your garbage disposal

Reducing kitchen odors starts with a clean kitchen. The garbage disposal is a daily tool often overlooked in our cleaning routines. Here is how we do it at La Belle’s. Let’s start at the beginning. Be sure the power is off. Remove the splash guard. The...

Keep your Soap Dish Clean

A really clean bathroom is often in the smallest details. As a professional cleaning service, one of the many tasks that we see neglected is the soap tray or soap dish. Every bathroom is home to one of these slimy, caked, crusty, moldy dishes that houses our...

The Secrets to Beautiful Hardwood Floors

Caring for your hardwood floor is really no secret. Just follow these simple steps. Use a dry mop or microfiber mop to sweep the floor. Keep a mop dedicated for this job stashed away in the pantry or laundry room for daily sweeping. When using a dry mop, sweep in an S...

How Clean is Your Hotel Suite?

Most would say that you go on vacation to get away from your house cleaning chores? I agree. To a certain point. As a professional house cleaner, I go out of my way to take a few moments to “walk-through” my hotel suite before settling in for the duration....