Don’t have time to meditate? Try mindful tidying instead!

It has been a long, exhausting day of work and errands. Supper is done, but the sink is full of dirty dishes and pans. Every surface in your home, it seems, is strewn with the detritus of family life, and no one is exactly jumping for joy at the prospect of helping you to tidy […]

Six Habits of People with Perpetually Tidy Homes

You know who we are talking about! Those people whose homes you can visit at virtually any time of day or night to find them perfectly tidy, with a distinct feeling of peace and calm flowing throughout. Here are a few things we have observed about the way these homes are typically organized and the […]

55 Special Uses For Baking Soda You Never Knew Existed

Baking soda can be used for more things than you think aside from baking. This natural product, also known as sodium bicarbonate, doesn’t only make your cakes taste better, but it also improves your life in the most toxic-free and eco-friendly way (other friendly multi-purpose products include lemons and olive oil). This super-cheap wonder product […]

Six Strategies for an Allergen-Free Home

Typical homes are havens for allergens, including waste from dust-mites, insects and pests, pollen, molds and pet dander. Cleaning is one of your best defenses against allergens, but you also need to make good decorating and storage choices and cultivate other allergen-busting behaviors. Here are six strategies for minimizing the presence of allergens in your […]

Get Off to the Right Start in 2015 by Tidying Up Your Email Inbox

Your home might be clean and tidy, but — if you’re like most people — there’s a very good chance your email inbox is just the opposite! To help start the New Year right, we offer the following tips and strategies for cleaning your inbox, keeping it tidy going forward and, most important, stopping the […]

Home Cleaning Resolutions for 2015

Do you ever wonder why some people’s homes seem constantly – and effortlessly – spotless? It doesn’t necessarily mean they clean all the time. More likely, it means they hold to a set of attitudes and simple behaviors that, with a little resolve, you too can acquire. Here are 12 easy New Year’s Cleaning Resolutions […]

Countdown To Thanksgiving Day!

  We’re not going to pretend that pulling off Thanksgiving dinner is a cinch. But you can make your life easier by planning ahead, breaking big tasks into smaller parts, and by keeping a checklist of what you have left to do. Use this T-Day Timeline to get a sense of what to do and […]

Stain Removal Tips

Step 1: Determine type of stain. Most will fall into one of the following three categories: Greasy: common examples include butter, olive- and other cooking oils and fats. Nongreasy: common examples include fruit juices, wine, soda/pop, dye and mud. Combination: common examples include mayonnaise, tomato sauce, salad dressing, soups and chocolate syrup. Step 2: Determine constraints of fabric you are attempting to […]

  Introducing MaidPro’s new app for Apple and Android mobile devices. MaidPro customers can use the app to schedule or reschedule cleans, send service feedback and communicate with MaidPro offices. Future MaidPro customers can get great introductory offers, request free estimates, and learn more about all the great services we have to offer. The app […]