Get The Most Out Of Your Home Appliances

Nobody likes when a home appliance fails on them – it can be a costly inconvenience! Fortunately, our SweepStars have some tips to ensure that you get the most use out of your appliances for many years to come. Avoid inconveniences and save money by following these simple hacks to make your home appliances last longer … 1. Avoid overloading your washing machine When it comes time to do the laundry, it’s all too tempting to cram in as much washing as possible. After all, anything less than a full load is a waste of water and energy (sometimes even … Continue reading Get The Most Out Of Your Home Appliances

5 Home Cleaning Hacks From One Of Our Pros

We all think we know a thing or two about looking after our personal space. We know that shelves need to be dusted (the layer of grey on the surface is evidence enough) and that floors must be vacuumed. We know to change our bed linen and towels regularly (hopefully), and we are pretty clear on the fact that the kitchen must remain a spick and span hygienic haven. But however much any of us knows, there is a lot to learn. Here are five cleaning hacks from one of our pros (aka our experienced SweepStars): Bed linens are such … Continue reading 5 Home Cleaning Hacks From One Of Our Pros

7 Tips To A Cleaner, Happier Kitchen

The kitchen should be a place of pleasure, not frustration. But –and here’s the catch 22 – keeping the kitchen enjoyable means keeping it clean too. Here are our top 7 ways to spend less time cleaning, while still doing it properly… 1. Start with an empty sink. When you start with an empty sink you can rinse and load messy utensils and dishes immediately after using them instead of leaving them to sit piling up in the sink and becoming tougher to wash by the hour. 2. Clean as you go. Don’t let the dishes become one huge daunting task at … Continue reading 7 Tips To A Cleaner, Happier Kitchen

9 Body and Mind Benefits of a Clean Home

Cleaning often feels like nothing more than a chore, but there’s loads of benefits that come with keeping your home tidy. 1. Minimise Allergies Regular cleaning is the best way to reduce dust and other irritating allergens in the home. Chores like sweeping, dusting, and vacuuming help free the house from allergens that cause cold and flu-like symptoms, helping people with allergies and asthma to breathe easier. 2. Healthier Family This might sound like an obvious one, but the more you clean and disinfect, the less germs, bacteria and dust you have in the home and the better chance you … Continue reading 9 Body and Mind Benefits of a Clean Home

5 Quick Cleaning Saves Until Your Next Cleaning Appointment

Get your home ready for company in just 25 minutes… You’ve been clever and have booked a SweepSouth cleaning for the morning after your dinner party, but if you’re cooking you won’t have much time to worry about tidying up before your guests arrive. Here’s our top five cleaning quick fixes that will get your house in shape for company in just 25 minutes… 1. Leave the bedrooms Unless your bathroom is off your bedroom (or you’re having a housewarming and will be expected to give a tour of the house) guests usually don’t spend time in the bedrooms, so … Continue reading 5 Quick Cleaning Saves Until Your Next Cleaning Appointment