Celebrating Home Cleaning Heroes

Domestic workers play a massive role in the South African economy and homes across the globe. More than a million women are employed as domestic workers in the country, many of them the sole bread-winners in their extended families. Despite the incredible daily challenges they face, these women approach their work with pride and professionalism….

Uncovering A Hidden Talent

As SweepSouth customers know, our top SweepStars are incredibly talented, especially when it comes to keeping their homes spotless. What those customers might not always think about, however, is the hidden talents they don’t see. Every now and then, though, something magical happens and our customer learns that their SweepStar has skills that go far…

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…

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…

4 Things To Keep Your Home Fresh This Spring

As the nights become shorter and the days longer, we’ll be spending less time at home. Spring is the season of newness and this means the pressure for keeping things fresh is now on. Hotter days are approaching and this is normally accompanied by unwanted odors/smells. We’re sharing 4 simple tricks to keep your home…

5 Tasks Your Spring Clean Should Include

On the 1st of September we celebrated Spring Day and nothing says Spring, apart from blooming flowers, like a sparkling clean home. It’s that time of the year again, where it’s not just about mopping the floors and dusting surfaces – it’s time to give your home a really good clean, a spring clean! We…

SweepStar Stories – From SweepStar To Onboarding Assistant

At SweepSouth, we know that our platform provides valuable employment opportunities to women, many of whom are the sole breadwinners in their families. But we’re also aware that many of our SweepStars dream of bigger things. Occasionally, we get to be a part of making those dreams happen, bringing in SweepStars to work in our…

SweepStar Stories – Domestic Worker Studying For A Brighter Future

Sihle Ndlovu’s dream is to open her own laundromat. But limited finances delayed her goals as she was previously unable to save enough money to pay for the necessary courses to start her own business. After a number of career pursuits, the Zimbabwean born mom of two, who lives in Midrand, is now working as…