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How to Motivate Yourself to Clean a Messy House: 5 Tips from Our Experts

If you’re feeling low on motivation lately, you are not alone. According to research conducted by Morneau Shepell, one-third of Americans are struggling to stay motivated and productive. Almost 40% report feeling exhausted at the end of the day. Along with affecting many people’s performance at work, this decline in mental health has also made housekeeping more challenging. When you’re dealing with chronic stress and low energy, trying to clean a messy house feels intimidating and overwhelming. Unfortunately, the longer you delay housecleaning, the bigger the job becomes.  There are multiple ways to retake control over a messy house. For

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Deep Cleaning Vs. Standard Cleaning: What is a Deep Clean & How Often Do You Need One?

            Have you noticed your home looking a bit dingy or smelling musty, even though you clean (or have a maid visit) every week? If you have, your house may be overdue for a deep cleaning. During a deep clean, our Milwaukee maids thoroughly tidy, scrub, and sanitize a home from top to bottom, paying special attention to areas that are often missed during standard cleaning, like baseboards and the back of appliances so there is no need for you to learn how to clean. This process is necessary to remove dust (and other allergens) from indoor air, eliminate hidden

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7 Ways to Determine if a Cleaning Service is Right For You

From a health and wellness perspective, hiring a cleaner is absolutely worth it: Studies show that people who live in clean homes have lower rates of allergy and asthma symptoms, improved sleep quality, reduced stress levels, and fewer incidences of illness, among other benefits. As is the case with any investment, however, it’s important to make sure that a maid fits both your needs and your budget before you hire one. Reviewing the objectives you want to achieve by using a cleaning service can also help you figure out how often you’ll need to schedule appointments. To help you determine

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How Often Do You Need a Cleaning Service? 5 Things to Consider

If you’re thinking of hiring a cleaning company for the first time, you’re probably wondering how often you’ll need to have your house professionally cleaned. Asking this question is an important part of planning – and budgeting – for your new cleaner, but the answer isn’t always straightforward. How often you require housecleaning services will depend on the size of your house (and your family), your individual health needs, and several other factors. Learning to clean isn’t as easy as people think so hiring a professional is generally worth the investment if you can afford it. To help you create

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5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Be Embarrassed to Hire a Housecleaner

Asking for help is hard, especially when it comes to looking after something as important as your home. We live in a society that values being able to “do it all,” and as a result, we often feel ashamed when we need time off, whether we’re taking a vacation from work, getting a babysitter for the weekend, or hiring housecleaning help. This is unfortunate, because making time for rest and relaxation isn’t just good for your health – it’s absolutely necessary if you want to maintain peak performance. Below, we’ll explore five ways that using our Milwaukee cleaning services can

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Top 7 Ways to Elevate Your Dining Room Decor

As the pandemic begins to recede, we’re all longing for the days when we could freely entertain friends and family in our dining rooms. Though it may take a few more months for that to happen, there’s never been a better time to update your dining room décor: With few guests to worry about right now, you can focus on rearranging and revamping your dining area to your heart’s content. Home improvement projects are also a great way to pass the time, stay productive, and prepare for the future with hope and optimism.   In this article, we’ll discuss seven

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Better Cleans Blog

How to Motivate Yourself to Clean a Messy House: 5 Tips from Our Experts

If you’re feeling low on motivation lately, you are not alone. According to research conducted by Morneau Shepell, one-third of Americans are struggling to stay motivated and productive. Almost 40% report feeling exhausted at the end of the day. Along with affecting many people’s performance at work, this decline in mental health has also made housekeeping more challenging. When you’re dealing with chronic stress and low energy, trying to clean a messy house feels intimidating and overwhelming. Unfortunately, the longer you delay housecleaning, the bigger the job becomes.  There are multiple ways to retake control over a messy house. For

Read More »

Deep Cleaning Vs. Standard Cleaning: What is a Deep Clean & How Often Do You Need One?

            Have you noticed your home looking a bit dingy or smelling musty, even though you clean (or have a maid visit) every week? If you have, your house may be overdue for a deep cleaning. During a deep clean, our Milwaukee maids thoroughly tidy, scrub, and sanitize a home from top to bottom, paying special attention to areas that are often missed during standard cleaning, like baseboards and the back of appliances so there is no need for you to learn how to clean. This process is necessary to remove dust (and other allergens) from indoor air, eliminate hidden

Read More »

7 Ways to Determine if a Cleaning Service is Right For You

From a health and wellness perspective, hiring a cleaner is absolutely worth it: Studies show that people who live in clean homes have lower rates of allergy and asthma symptoms, improved sleep quality, reduced stress levels, and fewer incidences of illness, among other benefits. As is the case with any investment, however, it’s important to make sure that a maid fits both your needs and your budget before you hire one. Reviewing the objectives you want to achieve by using a cleaning service can also help you figure out how often you’ll need to schedule appointments. To help you determine

Read More »

How Often Do You Need a Cleaning Service? 5 Things to Consider

If you’re thinking of hiring a cleaning company for the first time, you’re probably wondering how often you’ll need to have your house professionally cleaned. Asking this question is an important part of planning – and budgeting – for your new cleaner, but the answer isn’t always straightforward. How often you require housecleaning services will depend on the size of your house (and your family), your individual health needs, and several other factors. Learning to clean isn’t as easy as people think so hiring a professional is generally worth the investment if you can afford it. To help you create

Read More »

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Be Embarrassed to Hire a Housecleaner

Asking for help is hard, especially when it comes to looking after something as important as your home. We live in a society that values being able to “do it all,” and as a result, we often feel ashamed when we need time off, whether we’re taking a vacation from work, getting a babysitter for the weekend, or hiring housecleaning help. This is unfortunate, because making time for rest and relaxation isn’t just good for your health – it’s absolutely necessary if you want to maintain peak performance. Below, we’ll explore five ways that using our Milwaukee cleaning services can

Read More »

Top 7 Ways to Elevate Your Dining Room Decor

As the pandemic begins to recede, we’re all longing for the days when we could freely entertain friends and family in our dining rooms. Though it may take a few more months for that to happen, there’s never been a better time to update your dining room décor: With few guests to worry about right now, you can focus on rearranging and revamping your dining area to your heart’s content. Home improvement projects are also a great way to pass the time, stay productive, and prepare for the future with hope and optimism.   In this article, we’ll discuss seven

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