10 Essential Tasks for Your Fall Cleaning List – Part 2

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  Autumn is the best season for certain chores if you want to enjoy warmth and comfort in your home during the winter. Last time we have shared with you the first part of our essential fall cleaning list, paying more attention to indoor areas. Today we are focusing on storage spaces, walls, roof and insulation. 6 Windows & Doors Good insulation is crucial if you want to keep the warmth and winter and lower the humidity at home warm during the winter. This is why it is important to include checking the conditions of the frames of doors and windows in your autumn cleaning t...
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10 Essential Tasks for Your Fall Cleaning List – Part 1

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It is crucial to prepare your home in advance for a stress-free winter. It doesn’t matter if you live in a city or in the countryside, whether you are in an apartment or in a house – humidity, low temperatures and lack of sunlight are putting your place’s comfort at stake. And although most people leave heavy-duty house chores for Spring many experts recommend Autumn as a better time to tackle some of the deep cleaning tasks in your home. This is why we have asked the Keen Clean professionals what are the essential tasks you must include in your Fall cleaning list. Here is what they’ve ...
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7 Steps for Easy Cleaning of Your Toaster

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The toaster is one of these appliances that we often neglect cleaning. Although we use it every morning for a quick breakfast, we don't pay attention to it, until it clogged with bread crumbs and covered with dirt. So next time you clean your kitchen, spare 30 minutes and make your toaster shine. Check also: How to Clean Your Oven Like a Pro 7 Easy Steps for Cleaning the Toaster Cleaning a toaster is much like cleaning your kitchen oven - there are burnt food chunks and sometimes even old grease splashes on the outside. Fortunately, the toaster is a lot easier and faster to handle...
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5 of the Most Common Cleaning Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Stain cleaning is a delicate task, especially when removing spills from upholstery and carpets.
In our work, we often see worn out furniture, deteriorated mattresses, and permanent stains disfiguring even high-quality carpets and rugs. All of these are often result of inappropriate treatment. Check which are the most common cleaning mistakes and how to avoid making them in order to keep the house clean and prolong the life of your furnishings. Treating Carpet Stains with Spot Removal for Clothes People often try removing stains from furniture and carpets with spot cleaners designed for linens and clothes and this is a huge mistake. When we tell this to our clients, they always ...
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How to Keep the House Clean and Tidy When Having a Cat?

You can remove cat hair from your upholstery with a lint roller.
Having a pet is great and it doesn't mean you need to live in a mess! Our team of professional cleaners shares 6 easy ways to keep your home clean and tidy, even if you share it with a cat! Brush Cat’s Fur In order to control the amount of hair, sticking to your clothes, furniture and carpets you need to take better care of your cat’s coat. Brush your pet with specialised glove every few days if it has short fur, and daily – if your feline has a long fur. When you brush your pets, the most of the excessive fur goes to the glove and not on your carpets and furniture, or in your cat’s ...
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4 Simple Steps For Easy Cleaning of the Sofa

Prolong the life of your favourite couch with these 4 simple tips.
The sofa, armchairs and the carpets accumulate a lot of dust and without proper maintenance, they start to look scruffy and worn out. Cleaning the sofa without professional help is a tricky task. However, the Keen Clean experts shared 4 things you can do to keep your sofa as new. But before you start, take in mind that different types of fabric require different methods, so check our detailed guide on how to deal with different types of upholstery. Step 1: Deal with the Dust As we mentioned above, the soft furnishings are among the biggest dust magnets in your home. You probably vacu...
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How to Find The Best Cleaning Company When Moving Out of Your Rental Home?

There are many pros and cons of doing the end of tenancy cleaning by yourself when moving out of a rental property. However, when the property is too big, or when you have limited time to relocate, the DIY approach is not an option. There are many companies that provide this service and choosing the one that suits your needs can be an overwhelming task. This is why we are sharing some useful tips to help you recognise the quality end of tenancy cleaning service. Ask for an End of Tenancy Cleaning Guarantee Do the end of tenancy cleaners provide a guarantee for their service? If the a...
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4 Ways to Prepare Your Own Green Carpet Cleaners

Using steam is a green and safe way to clean your rugs.
Although there are a lot of eco-friendly cleaners and detergents nowadays, most of them are still ridiculously expensive. This is why today we will share with you how to prepare 4 safe and efficient carpet cleaners at home. If you want to green up your cleaning routine without spending a fortune you can check more environmentally friendly recipes and methods on our blog. Steam Cleaning Solution Using a steamer to clean your carpet is one of the best ways to kill bacteria settled deep into the fibres. And the best part is you don’t have to use a strong toxic product when cleaning with...
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10 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Your Return Before Going on a Holiday – Part 2

Prepare a few things in advance in order to enjoy your summer vacation.
Summer is here and we all are making our vacation plans. Who doesn’t want to have the perfect holiday? However, in order to enjoy your vacation up until your last day off, it will be smart to prepare in advance. Cleaning and preparing your place before your holiday is probably one of the most important preparations you can do and it definitely pays off. Because there is nothing more depressing than coming to a messy, dirty home after a beautiful vacation. Check also: 10 Ways to Prepare Your Home Before Going on a Holiday – Part 1 The Essential Pre-vacation Cleaning List In our previou...
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10 Ways to Prepare your Home for Your Return Before Going on a Holiday – Part 1

You will enjoy your vacation more knowing that you will come back to a clean and welcoming home.
Summer is here and most of us are already making vacation plans. This is why the Keen Clean experts’ team decided to put together a short list of pre-vacation cleaning tasks. For some, cleaning right before a holiday sounds like the ultimate oxymoron. However, there is nothing more depressing to come back from a wonderful experience at a messy, dirty house. Read also: 5 Tips for a Clean Home and a Carefree Summer The Essential Pre-vacation To-Do List Check up this 10 chore-list that will help your return less stressful and will ease the adaptation to your everyday life: Spotless ...
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