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Big Spring Festivals Coming to Chesapeake and Virginia Beach

Festivals for the Whole Family Now that the weather has taken a final turn toward Summer, the Hampton Roads area is sprouting festivals.  First up is the Chesapeake Jubilee which takes place this coming weekend.  It kicks off on Thursday evening, May 18th and runs through Sunday the 21st.  As a backdrop for the entire festival, Amusements of America is…

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Voting Is Your Most Important Civic Obligation

It’s Voting Season Autumn is the time of year when the leaves fall, plants go dormant and election signs sprout up in their place. But Autumn is not the only time for elections.  On June 13th, 2017 you will vote in the gubernatorial primary.  I know it seems like we just got through a big election, but there are two states…

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Wash Your Car the Smart Way

Wash Your Car Once a Week Other than your home, your most expensive asset is probably your vehicle.  So it is important to take good care of your car.  Experts say that you should wash your car once a week.  When you wash your car, start with the inside.  First get a trash bag and remove all the trash from…

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May is a Great Time to Party in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach is Hosting Lots of May Events May in Virginia Beach is awesome!  The weather fluctuates between Spring and Summer.  Temperatures vary from the 60s to the high 80s with little to no humidity.  There is one other thing largely missing from Virginia Beach in May: tourists.  Sure, some people from outside the area venture to the coast in…

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32 Successful Years in Residential Cleaning!

Residential Cleaning in the Olden Days On May 6th Custom Maid will turn 32.   In May of 1985  I cleaned my very first customer’s home.  It was terrifying!  I thought I was prepared, but standing in that blue tiled shower, trying to remove years of mold from the grout, I wasn’t so sure.  What to clean, what to leave? (I still have the $30…

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Cleaning for a Reason Comes to VA Beach

What is Cleaning for a Reason? Cleaning for a Reason is  a non-profit (501 c-3) foundation.  It dedicates itself to making life easier for women undergoing treatment for cancer.  The foundation originated in Lewisville, Texas in 2006.  Debbie Sardone founded Buckets ‘n Bows, a residential cleaning service in the Dallas area over 30 years ago. Since founding Cleaning for a Reason, she tirelessly promotes her foundation…

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