Keeping your House Clean by Keeping Unwanted œVisitors Out

Posted on 02/25/11 in GREAT WHITE BLOG, No Comments

Germs, dust, and grime are like unwanted house guests.   If you don’t try hard enough to keep them out, they’ll always find a way to sneak in.   Unfortunately, if you let them get too far, they can become quite comfortable wherever they nestle, making it more difficult for you to get them out and leaving quite a mess along the way.

How do they get in?

Have you ever looked down at the tub in your bathroom and noticed a ring around it?   Or maybe you looked at your stove and thought, when did this get so dirty?   The problem here lies within your ability to overlook these sneaky villains as they slowly made themselves comfortable in your home.   Participating in daily activities such as showering, making dinner, and even walking into the house from outside may not appear to leave behind problems, when in fact each time you do each of these tasks you slowly accumulate germs, dust and grime.   For instance, showering leaves a film of soap scum after each use, food and grease can splash and accumulate on the stove after each cooked meal, and dirt and mud is dragged in from our shoes onto the carpets and floors each time you enter the house.   Eventually you’re left with a big unsanitary mess in various places in your house that seems to have come out of nowhere.

Maintaining a Clean house

While it’s basically impossible to completely keep germs, dust, and grime out at all times, the trick is to keep up with household cleaning before it builds up and makes a dirty and unhealthy environment.   Using a daily scrub after taking a shower, sweeping or vacuuming the floors weekly, and wiping the stove after cooking are some easy examples of how to avoid a big problem in the future.   These same basic principles should be applied to all areas of your house as well.   Letting these problems go untreated can only put the items in your house at risk for being unable to be fully cleaned and in need of replacement.

Most people don’t have the time to keep up with the daily battle against unsanitary problems in their home, in which case hiring a professional cleaning service can be an easy solution to combating these constant troubles.   If you have any questions about keeping germs, dust, and grime from sneaking into your house, or if you would like us to take on the responsibility for you, don’t hesitate to contact us at GREAT WHITE CLEANING.