How to eliminate sewer smell in bathroom

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by Tom Watson on September 25, 2016

As someone who is hired to clean, one of your main priorities is getting the facility to SMELL CLEAN as well. Sometimes this is easy and sometimes not so much, as it depends upon the customers budget and how often you are hired to clean. One of the issues many cleaning providers have is getting […]

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How to find realtors that deal in foreclosures

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by Tom Watson on September 18, 2016

I’ve mentioned many times the power of contacting real estate agents as you market your services. They can be a tremendous source of income for you if you work hard at cultivating this very key target market. Today we’re zeroing in even more on this segment. I’m going to share a technique for finding realtors that deal […]

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Tips for beginners to the cleaning business

September 11, 2016
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When I first started my cleaning business I was a total novice. I never ran any type of business before and I’m sure it showed. Yet despite jumping into the business world without much experience I was able to succeed via a combination of determination and boundless enthusiasm. With that said, I wish I knew more. And […]

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Renting a Rug Doctor. An affordable option for those looking to clean carpet and upholstery

September 4, 2016
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For those of you looking to get into carpet and upholstery cleaning, renting a machine may be an option for those on a tight budget. The Rug Doctor Mighty Pro X3 can be rented for less than $30 (solutions are additional) in some locations, making it a budget friendly choice if you want to clean […]

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Are backpack vacuums worth the money?

August 28, 2016
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When I first started my cleaning business I had no idea that backpack vacuums even existed, let alone why you would need one. But it didn’t take long for me to see the value that these units can bring to the table. And before you know it I owned four units! But I will say they […]

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Are holiday bonuses a good idea or is it just money down the drain?

August 21, 2016
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I know it’s only August, and we’re still in the grips of the summer heat, but the holidays will be here before you know it. I bring this up because I was recently asked about holiday bonuses. I’ll share my thoughts and ask you for yours via the comments at the end of this post. Are holiday bonuses […]

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What’s the fastest way to clean windows?

August 14, 2016
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I would bet that most people love having clean windows, but they hate actually cleaning them. I know that I fit that description. This predicament leads people to do one of several things. They either have someone else clean them (expensive), skip cleaning them (just makes matters worse) or bite the bullet and just clean […]

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Should my business accept credit cards?

August 7, 2016
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Back in the old days having a credit card was a luxury. Not everyone had one and the folks who did have them used them sparingly. Nowadays almost everyone out there has one, and they use them on just about everything imaginable. So the question becomes, should I accept them in my business? I did […]

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Cleaning equipment that helps you clean much faster (so you can make more per hour)

July 31, 2016
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If you go into just about any garage, you’ll find some tools. Each one has some specific job, and if you have that tool it helps you out a ton. Well the same principle applies when you are cleaning. The right tool can make the difference between something taking a few minutes, or thirty minutes. […]

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Need sanitary maintenance supplies and equipment? Meet Joe McNiff, Sales Leader for Philip Rosenau.

July 24, 2016
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In today’s post I would like to introduce you to a personal friend not only to me, but to my extended family as well. His name is Joe McNiff and he is a Sales Leader for a company called Philip Rosenau, which is a premier supplier of sanitary maintenance supplies and equipment. Joe personally helps […]

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