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House Cleaning tips ‘n tricks! Spic ‘n Span House Cleaning

TIPS ‘N TRICKS AND HEATHER’S HELPFUL  HINTS
House Cleaning Tips
  So Uncle Harry sloshed some red wine while extravagantly recounting his fishing story.
Don’t worry!  Keep a bottle of cheap white wine in the fridge for such occasions.  Soak the red wine spill and watch.  Like magic the stain should bubble and turn pick.  Let sit for 10 minutes and blot dry.
Cheers!
 
Included in house cleaning chores we know that the kitchen is one of the highest priority rooms to clean.
Often times the microwave is the most used appliance and can get pretty gruesome.
  Don’t worry!  Dried on gunk is easily removed by putting a small bowl of vinegar inside and set your microwave on high for 3 minutes.  Goo is loosened and easily wiped away.
If you’re not a fan of the smell of vinegar lemon juice can be used instead.
  Putting a whole lemon in your microwave will give the same result, just remember to pierce the lemon  a few times first so it doesn’t explode.
That WOULD be a mess!
 
Do you like lemon in your tea?  Well you can also use that lemon to remove tea stains.
  That’s right!  Halve a lemon and gently rub over the stained area.  Sprinkle some salt and gently rub the fabric together.  Let sit for 10 minutes then wash.
 
Here’s one for those with little kiddies or very messy men.
  Greasy fingerprints on walls or wallpaper?  An easy fix for this job without tainting the paint is this.
Simply wipe down the wall (paper) with a slice of white bread.  The bread acts like a sponge and soaks up the grease.
  Well, there’s one good reason to reach for the wonder bread!
 
Shaving cream seems to be a constant in men’s bathrooms these days.
  Can’t […]

Daycare Cleans

I know from 17 years of experience how hard it is to run a daycare. I also know the challenges of regular cleaning in a child-filled space. Families and licensing are demanding and essential in promoting a healthy positive environment.

Let Spic ‘n Span come in on a monthly basis and take the chore of cleaning out of your already busy week. We have what it takes to effectively get rid of all the GOO and GRIME that come with helping raise children.

With Spic ‘n Span you will get a sparkly clean you will be proud to share. We will disinfect toys, wash down all furnishings and cupboards, hunt down finger prints, and bring freshness to carpets and floors.

Licensed facilities will be guaranteed am A+ report when reviewed.

Elite Suite Cleaning – Vancouver House Cleaning Services

We’ve been asked over and over again to offer our house cleaning services to downtown Vancouver. Well, now we are for a limited time to a limited few.

Spic ‘n Span is now offering exclusive cleaning services to those in the downtown Vancouver area. Penthouses and /or multi-located properties are being accepted at this time.

This is a SUMMER SPECIAL as Spic ‘n Span is expanding to a selective clientele and area base.

ONLY weekend cleans at this time until we complete the development of the Westcoast division of Spic ‘n Span.

GET ON BOARD and enjoy the Spic ‘n Span experience.

Laundry Pick up/Drop off

LET US HELP YOU TAKE A LOAD OFF
We know how busy you are and dropping off and picking up your laundry is just one more mundane chore to be done.

AAAArrrrgggghhh they’re closed!!!

Let SPIC ‘N SPAN save you the time and trouble by offering a professionally washed and perfectly ironed and folded laundry service on-site. We will pick up your dingy drawers…your shoddy sheets…your littered linens…you get the drift, and return them to you with NEXT DAY service.
$7.50 ON-SITE
SUPER SPECIAL FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE
$0.99/lb

Removing candle wax from the carpet

So you’ve spilled the wine and have made it magically disappear with the last helpful hint, but what to do with the overflowed candle wax on the carpet? Easy peasy…

Place a brown paper bag on top.
Place an iron set on high and iron it out.

The wax will melt and be absorbed into the bag. Have a look at the helpful video below.

Seniors Special

Those 65+ will receive cleaning service at our special rate with a minimum 2 hours.

Inside/outside work available
deck cleaning, gardening
any job that requires moderate lifting and moving.

Valid ID required 😉 Rates will never increase. (GST not included)
Call us NOW at 604-375-7430 for an instant and accurate quote for your senior’s house cleaning needs.

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