Cleaning Tips
It’s Cold & Flu Season – How to Get Rid of the Germs

If a household member is sick, you can reduce the risk of spreading viruses and bacteria by disinfecting frequently touched surfaces such as light switches, doorknobs, remote controls, and telephones. A commonly used disinfectant is liquid chlorine bleach, but be aware that it has only a 3-6 month shelf life, and consider that the bottle […]

Clean a Little Every Day

Spend a little time each day cleaning.  Modify the following list to suit your needs & lifestyle: Make all the beds Empty wastebaskets, as needed Round up dirty laundry Wipe bathroom sinks Sweep the kitchen floor Vacuum carpets in high-traffic areas, as needed Clean the kitchen table & countertops Wash dishes Start a load of […]

Make your own green cleaner

Concerned about chemicals in cleaning products?  Interested in green cleaning?  You can make your own all-purpose green cleaner: Combine 1 teaspoon vegetable-oil based laundry detergent, 1 teaspoon borax laundry detergent, and 2 tablespoons white vinegar with 1 quart hot water. Need help with your cleaning?  Contact Golden Maid today!    

I have a coffee stain on my carpet, how do I clean it?

Coffee is one of the most common carpet stains, yet one of the most difficult to remove.  Removing the spot immediately is the best solution, because if it’s allowed to remain on the carpet, the oils and dyes in the coffee will penetrate the pores of the carpet fiber and become a permanent stain. Here […]