Category Archives: Cleaning Tips

Tips for Keeping Your Home Clean All Summer Long

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The summer season is a lot of fun. From outdoor gatherings to family trips to backyard barbecues, there’s much to do during the summer. With all the foot traffic going in and out of your house, you might notice things getting a little messier, too. We’re here to help you master the mess while you […]

Cleaning Tip: How to Clean Your Stove Top Vent

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You might have a clean stove top (and that’s great!), but have you ever taken a closer look at the stove top vent, too? If you turn on the light under the hood, what do you see? Chances are your stove top vent is filthy, and you don’t want a greasy, dirty vent right above […]

TLC’s Top Five Favorite Cleaning Products

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There are quite a few cleaning products in the market, but not all products are equal! Did you know TLC Home Services prioritizes using nontoxic, green cleaning products? We value the health and safety of our clients, and we are focused on using the best cleaners out there. If you’re wondering what type of nontoxic […]

Bathroom Cleaning Tip: Rid Your Shower of Soap Scum

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Looking to rid your shower or bathtub of soap scum? Here’s a great bathroom cleaning tip to help keep your shower free from soap scum and simplify your bathroom cleaning process! Did you know bars of soap will leave build up soap scum but liquid soap will not? This little fact is the key to […]

Cleaning the Unseen: Get Rid of Dust Mite Allergies

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No one likes to talk or even think about dust mites – they are unseen, nasty creatures! But in order to make sure your home is thoroughly cleansed of the home pests, it’s important to tackle them head on. Let’s talk about what dust mites are, where they live, and most importantly, how to get […]

“You Use a Toothbrush for What?”: How to Use Your Leftover Toothbrushes for Deep Cleaning

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One of my favorite tools for cleaning is a toothbrush! Before you throw away your old toothbrush, stop and check out these tips on how to use your leftover toothbrushes for deep cleaning: Kitchen I keep a plastic cup in my caddy under the sink with a few old toothbrushes. They are great for getting […]

Am I Disinfecting My Home Effectively?

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We’re all trying our best to make sure our cleaning endeavors are efficient. How do you make sure the time you spend sanitizing your house isn’t used in vain? How do you know if your disinfecting products and techniques are effective? Here are a few steps to take to make sure you’re disinfecting your home […]

DIY: Make Your Own Disinfecting Wipes

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With all the creepy, unseen viruses in our world today, we all want to do our part in minimizing the spreading of germs. Unfortunately, it is getting harder to find certain items that were once so readily available — including disinfectant wipes. They can be difficult to locate and a little pricey at times, but […]

Do UV Lamps and Wands Work?

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Are UV ion lamps and wands safe? Do they really disinfect surfaces and kill viruses? These are great questions. As the flu season approaches, UV lamps and wands are some additional treatments you can provide in your own home to keep you and your family safe. There are many UV lamps and wands to choose […]

Disinfectant Safety: Best Practices to Stay Healthy During the Christmas Season

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Don’t you love the automatic doors where you shop? Unfortunately, not all stores have the convenience of sanitary door options. Have you opened the store door and then searched frantically for your hand sanitizer?  One day while out with a friend, we stopped for lunch at a local diner. Before I reached the door she […]