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What’s in Your Medicine Cabinet?

How Often Should You Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet? Generally it is a good idea to go through your medicine cabinet at least once a year.  This includes prescription as well as over the counter medicines.  Remember, over the counter products like vitamins, pain relievers and herbal supplements also expire. Getting Started First, empty the cabinet entirely.  Wash down the…

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Dishwasher Needs to be Properly Loaded for Maximum Performance

Loading Your Dishwasher Here are some easy tips for loading your dishwasher to make sure that your dishes will come out as clean as possible.  With newer models it is not necessary to pre-rinse the plates and other washables.  The exception to this would be if you only run the dishwasher after several days rather than daily.  The plates should be…

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Allergens in Bed Linens Can Be Controlled By Proper Care

Bed Linens Require Proper Laundering We clean our homes about once a week on average to remove dust and other allergens and create a healthy home.  Our bodies slough off dead skin cells naturally and that is part of what makes up dust.  Dust also contains dust mites which are microscopic organisms that feed on skin cells.  A dust mite is a…

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Why You Should Hire a Professional To Clean Your Home

You Hire a Professional to Fix Your Plumbing There are some things in this world that you can and should do for yourself.  There are also some things that require the knowledge of a professional.  Things dealing with electricity should always be done by a pro.  Plumbing requires a professional to take care of.  We’ve all seen the supposedly funny…

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Better Business Bureau

What is the Better Business Bureau? The Better Business Bureau is a non-profit, independent agency that lists ratings for businesses in a particular area.  The Bureau keeps files on most local and national businesses and also of  charities. How to Search When you need to hire a local company, especially if they will be doing jobs around your home, you…

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The Devil is in the Details

The Key to a Clean Home is Often in the Details When I clean my own home (something I don’t often do, as that is a perk of owning a cleaning service),  I hit the high spots and usually omit the details as visiting company doesn’t look at the nooks and crannies.  The benefit of hiring a cleaning service like Custom…

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