Better Cleans Blog

Learning to clean – A Beginner’s Guide

Have you just moved into your own place, only to discover that you have no idea how to clean it properly? You aren’t alone: Today, kids in the US have three times more homework than they can handle, and chore participation is at an all-time low. As such, many American children don’t learn essential cleaning skills at home, which leaves them ill-equipped to tackle basic housekeeping as adults. The good news? By breaking cleaning down into manageable chunks and using the expert tips below, you can quickly come up to speed. Step One: Buy Your Supplies Nothing is more frustrating

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How to Start with Decluttering Your Home

Clutter is a serious issue for many Americans, which burdens many aspects of their lives. Financially, storage is now a $154 billion industry, with 1 in 11 people spending more than $1000 per year renting self-storage spaces for their excess belongings.  Dealing with so much clutter at home is also a physical and mental health concern and has been linked to higher rates of anxiety, poor sleep quality, and reduced productivity.  In addition, according to research conducted by the National Soap and Detergent Association, the average American spends 40% of their total cleaning time simply battling clutter. If you feel

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Top Tips for Kitchen Countertop Cleaning

It is often said that the kitchen is the heart of the home, and we couldn’t agree more! It’s where we prepare home-cooked meals — breakfast, lunches, and dinners — to nourish our family daily or entertain friends. It goes through a lot, particularly the kitchen countertop, which should always be clean and sanitized so it’s always Instagram-ready and to minimize risks of food-borne illnesses. In this article, our top-notch home cleaning team in Milwaukee shares the best cleaning tips for all types of kitchen countertops. Keep on reading to learn everything you need to know! The Best Strategy for

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How Should I Use House Cleaning Services During The Holidays?

Christmas and New Year are most families’ busiest times of the year. Often, you have to trouble yourself with holiday cleaning before and after the festivities. If you’ve got overnight guests, you must take it up a notch by deep cleaning guest bedrooms, bathrooms, and even the entire house if your meticulous mom or mother-in-law is visiting.  But let’s be honest, do you still have time to do all the holiday cleaning on top of shopping for gifts and preparing a feast? Don’t forget you also deserve to enjoy the holiday festivities and spend meaningful time with your friends and

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How Much Does Home Cleaning Cost?

While some find joy in house cleaning, modern life has become busier than ever, leaving no time to tackle sometimes even the simplest and most common cleaning tasks. Thankfully, there are now house cleaning services in Milwaukee and beyond, like BetterCleans, that offer professional house cleaners to fulfill your needs.  One of the most frequently asked questions we get from interested customers is related to house cleaning costs, like: How much does house cleaning cost per square foot? Is light cleaning cheaper? Do you charge per hour? How much is the cost of house cleaning for a one-bedroom apartment? Do

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Top Thanksgiving Cleaning Tips

Thanksgiving is one of the most festive times of the year. But it can be stressful, too, if you are hosting Thanksgiving dinner for friends and the whole family. Sending the invites, planning the Thanksgiving food menu, shopping for all the ingredients, cooking the turkey and the stuffing, dressing up the dining room, and then there’s the long cleaning checklist you have to deal with after. Imagine doing all the cleaning and then tackling the Thanksgiving cleanup yourself when everyone has left. No wonder most of our customers choose to reward themselves and book a professional home cleaning service in

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Better Cleans Blog

Learning to clean – A Beginner’s Guide

Have you just moved into your own place, only to discover that you have no idea how to clean it properly? You aren’t alone: Today, kids in the US have three times more homework than they can handle, and chore participation is at an all-time low. As such, many American children don’t learn essential cleaning skills at home, which leaves them ill-equipped to tackle basic housekeeping as adults. The good news? By breaking cleaning down into manageable chunks and using the expert tips below, you can quickly come up to speed. Step One: Buy Your Supplies Nothing is more frustrating

Read More »

How to Start with Decluttering Your Home

Clutter is a serious issue for many Americans, which burdens many aspects of their lives. Financially, storage is now a $154 billion industry, with 1 in 11 people spending more than $1000 per year renting self-storage spaces for their excess belongings.  Dealing with so much clutter at home is also a physical and mental health concern and has been linked to higher rates of anxiety, poor sleep quality, and reduced productivity.  In addition, according to research conducted by the National Soap and Detergent Association, the average American spends 40% of their total cleaning time simply battling clutter. If you feel

Read More »

Top Tips for Kitchen Countertop Cleaning

It is often said that the kitchen is the heart of the home, and we couldn’t agree more! It’s where we prepare home-cooked meals — breakfast, lunches, and dinners — to nourish our family daily or entertain friends. It goes through a lot, particularly the kitchen countertop, which should always be clean and sanitized so it’s always Instagram-ready and to minimize risks of food-borne illnesses. In this article, our top-notch home cleaning team in Milwaukee shares the best cleaning tips for all types of kitchen countertops. Keep on reading to learn everything you need to know! The Best Strategy for

Read More »

How Should I Use House Cleaning Services During The Holidays?

Christmas and New Year are most families’ busiest times of the year. Often, you have to trouble yourself with holiday cleaning before and after the festivities. If you’ve got overnight guests, you must take it up a notch by deep cleaning guest bedrooms, bathrooms, and even the entire house if your meticulous mom or mother-in-law is visiting.  But let’s be honest, do you still have time to do all the holiday cleaning on top of shopping for gifts and preparing a feast? Don’t forget you also deserve to enjoy the holiday festivities and spend meaningful time with your friends and

Read More »

How Much Does Home Cleaning Cost?

While some find joy in house cleaning, modern life has become busier than ever, leaving no time to tackle sometimes even the simplest and most common cleaning tasks. Thankfully, there are now house cleaning services in Milwaukee and beyond, like BetterCleans, that offer professional house cleaners to fulfill your needs.  One of the most frequently asked questions we get from interested customers is related to house cleaning costs, like: How much does house cleaning cost per square foot? Is light cleaning cheaper? Do you charge per hour? How much is the cost of house cleaning for a one-bedroom apartment? Do

Read More »

Top Thanksgiving Cleaning Tips

Thanksgiving is one of the most festive times of the year. But it can be stressful, too, if you are hosting Thanksgiving dinner for friends and the whole family. Sending the invites, planning the Thanksgiving food menu, shopping for all the ingredients, cooking the turkey and the stuffing, dressing up the dining room, and then there’s the long cleaning checklist you have to deal with after. Imagine doing all the cleaning and then tackling the Thanksgiving cleanup yourself when everyone has left. No wonder most of our customers choose to reward themselves and book a professional home cleaning service in

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