How Do I Get Rid of Cigarette Odor?

Cigarettes and Nicotine Leave Nasty Odors! I bet you know the awful and head ache inducing smell of cigarette smoke.  This horrible odor can get trapped in our cars, stuck in our homes,  and it lingers in our clothes.   Cigarettes Smoke always leaves a smelly trail, and sometimes that smelly trail is hard to […]

Tips for Facebook Marketing of Your Cleaning Business

Be Wise In How You Use Facebook to Market Your Cleaning Business You don’t want to be “That Guy!”  You know who I am talking about.  You don’t want to be the “Facebook Guy or Gal” who is constantly asking their “Facebook Friends” for business!  Here is a hint….. You “Friends” get sick of seeing […]

My New House Is Dirty!

Its so exciting to Buy a New Home!  Its so sad to get to the new home, and find it dirty! Unfortunately, many people do not clean their “former homes” once they move out.  This can be shocking and disappointing for the the “New Home Owner” who has bought the home. The “New Home Owner” […]

What if Cleaning Were a Fitness Routine?

My Wife Loves to “Work Out!”  I do not. To Jessica, there is something missing, if she does not get her work out.  How into this is she?  I have come home on Several Occasions to find her in a “Sweat,” watching some “YouTube Fitness Instructor” yelling at her while she does a “Living Room […]

Cleaning Hacks for Kitchen Freezer

In the cleaning business, we are often asked to clean vacant homes.  In the industry, we call this a “Move-In Clean.”  When doing a “Move-In Clean,” you need to remember to look at the house through the eyes of a “New Tenant” or a “New Home Owner.” What is one of the First Places a […]

Grow Your Cleaning Business With a S.W.O.T Analysis

Before writing your Business Plan for next year, I suggest you do a SWOT Analysis A  “S.W.O.T. Analysis” is a technique developed by Albert Humphrey in the 1960’s.  Its a great tool to assess what your Business’s Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats are.  Let’s go through each. Business Strengths In this part of the analysis, […]

New Year’s Resolutions For Your Cleaning Business

Its that “Slow Period” between Christmas and New Year’s Day.  The Christmas Rush is done, so what do you do in this down time? Its time to Reflect on your 2018 Fiscal Year, and its time to set some goals for next year. First, Before Setting Goals, Let’s review 2018 Fiscal Year Were you profitable? […]

Should I Start a Cleaning Business?

There are tons of videos and articles that answer the question “How Do I Start a Cleaning Business?” However, before you even go down that path, I ask that you press the pause button.  Let’s address the question, “Should you Start a Cleaning Business?” Before we start, please allow me to quickly introduce myself.  My […]

Why I Started a Cleaning Business

The Day I was Fired In early 2013, my world was flipped upside down.  I was fired.  I will never forget the moment.  My boss told me to meet her that Monday Morning.  I remember walking into the office.  I remember my boss putting me on a conference call with the human resources department.  I […]