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Housekeeper of the week 14 Oct 2019

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Milita could be the best cleaner for you

Languages - English, Lithuanian
Characteristics - Reliable, Professional, Hardworking
‍Services - Regular, One-off clean, Laundry, Oven, Windows, Fridge, Gardening, Food Shopping
Locations- #Bromley #Chislehurst #Welling #ForestHill #Sidcup #Woolwich #Poplar #DurwichVillage

 

https://www.tidychoice.com/housekeepers/17036

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5 Top tips for cleaning your laptop

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Has your laptop ever suddenly stopped working? Cleaning your laptop is vital to keep your machine running efficiently. 

Sometimes dust and dirt can find its way into your laptop’s cooling vents causing it to overheat and switch off. Laptop keyboards are also a great place for bacteria to grow. To keep you and your laptop healthy, we have compiled our top cleaning tips.

1) Wipe your screen with microfibre cloth

If you need to clean the dust and smudge marks on your laptop monitor do not use rough paper or paper towels. If you use these materials the dust just clings to the surface and falls back onto the keyboard.  Rough fabrics or materials can also cause screen scratches.

The best material to clean a laptop screen is a microfibre cloth because it doesn’t leave any lint behind on the screen and its softness minimises any risk of scratches on the screen. Move the cloth in a circular pattern to clean and polish the surface. 

 

2) Use a hairdryer...

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Ultimate guide to cleaning all types of blinds

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Blinds

When was the last you cleaned your blinds? Blinds are tricky things to clean so if you are like most people, it was probably a long time ago. Because your blinds are probably due a thorough clean, we have come up with the ultimate guide for cleaning all types of blinds.

In this post we’ll explain the correct way to clean your blinds without damaging them. To get started you need 1) a vacuum with hose attachment 2) warm water 3) microfibre cloth 4) easy clean duster 5) mild dish soap                                                                                             

Vertical blinds

When cleaning vinyl vertical blinds, be careful when handling the vanes as the tabs at the top of the vanes can easily break off if they are pulled too far in...

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Housekeeper of the week 7 Oct 2019

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Louise could be the right cleaner for you.

Languages: English 
Characteristics: Motivated, Friendly, Reliable, Efficient, Meticulous, Fast, Hardworking
‍Services: Regular cleaning, One-off clean, Laundry, Windows, Fridge, Shopping
Locations: #Belham #Tooting #Brixton #Clapham #EastDulwich #WestNorwood #Penge #TulseHill

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https://www.tidychoice.com/housekeepers/13564

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Housekeeper of the week 30 Sep 2019

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Larissa could be the perfect cleaner for you.

Languages - English, Portuguese, Spanish
Characteristics - Reliable, Professional, Hardworking
‍Services - Regular, One-off clean, Laundry, Oven, Windows, Fridge, Gardening, Food Shopping
Locations- #SouthKensington #SouthBank #CoventGardens #Paddington #Islington #ShepherdsBush

https://www.tidychoice.com/housekeepers/16699

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Housekeeper of the week 16 Sep 2019

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Rafaella could be the perfect cleaner for you. 

Languages- English, Italian, Portuguese 
Characteristics - Punctual, Hardworking, Professional 
Services- Regular, One-off, Windows 
Locations- #Twickenham #Teddington #Norbiton#KingstonUpperThames #HamptonWick #NewMalden #Wimbledon

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Bestselling books on cleaning

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We scour the world for the best cleaning tips and take inspiration from expert authors. We have compiled a list of our favourite cleaning books in order of Amazon Bestsellers ranking.

 

Hinch Yourself Happy: All The Best Cleaning Tips To Shine Your Sink And Soothe Your Soul – By Sophie Hinch (Mrs Hinch)

Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 20 in Books

Mrs (Sophie) Hinch offers not only a ‘how to’ but a ‘why to’ guide to caring for your home and family. ‘Hinch Yourself Happy’ effortlessly guides you on a mesmerizing and revolutionary journey from expert recommendations on health and safety to cleaning and childcare. ‘Hinch Yourself Happy’ is a personal guide to the art of household management.

Hinch advocates that you owe it to yourself to make your homes as pleasant as possible. ‘Hinch Yourself Happy’ will ensure that your housekeeping not only benefits your health and efficacy but...

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Housekeeper of the week 2 Sep 2019

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Mairi could be the perfect cleaner for you.

Languages - English, Estonian
Characteristics - Reliable, Conscientious, Attention to detail, Hardworking, Punctual
Services - One-off clean, Laundry, Ironing, Oven, Windows, Fridge, Meals, Shopping, Gardening
Locations - #ChalkFarm#Kensington#Hammersmith#Fulham#Mayfair#Pimlico#CoventGarden#Battersea#Kilburn #KensalTown

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Overview of the UK cleaning sector

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The UK cleaning industry

Figures provided by the British Cleaning Council (“BCC”) show that the cleaning industry contributes over £24 billion to the UK economy. The BCC commissioned market research company, Firedog to compile a report on the industry.

Since the recession of 2010, turnover from the sector has increased by 21%, which is higher than the turnover for the whole economy, which has increased by 17%.

As well as making a significant contribution to the UK economy, the cleaning industry also employs over 700,000 people. Wage growth in the sector is higher than the national average, with a growth of 6.4% compared to a national average of 2.3%.

The report also shows that the number of foreign-born workers in the industry is higher than the national average at 23% compared to a UK average of 17%.

Contract cleaning size and growth

Based on company sales, the contract cleaning market is worth more than £3 billion According to a report by MTW Research, the...

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Housekeeper of the week 26 Aug 2019

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Odile could be the right cleaner for you.

Languages: English, French and Italian
Characteristics: Motivated, Friendly, Reliable, Efficient, Meticulous, Fast, Hardworking
Services: Regular cleaning, One-off clean, Oven, Windows, Fridge, Gardening
Locations: #SouthHarrow#WestHarrow#HarrowOnTheHill#SouthRuislip#Northolt#Greenford#Perivale#Brentford#Southall#Wembley#WembleyPark#Neasden

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