Are your Cleaning Tools Clean?

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If you have never taken the time to clean the tools you use to clean your house, then the answer to the above question is no. Most people don’t think about cleaning out the vacuum or washing the mop, but if the utensils you clean with are not clean themselves, using them can actually be more unhygienic than not cleaning at all. Keep reading for the best ways to ensure that your household tools are sanitary! Continue reading

Tips for Maintaining a Pet-Friendly Home

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Do you love your pets, but not so much love the way they can sometimes make your house look? Furry friends can add a lot of joy to a home, but they can also make it a lot more difficult to keep rooms clean and tidy. But it is possible to have it all! Below are some tips to maintain cleanliness no matter what type of little friend you have running around. Continue reading

Fall Checklist!

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The fall season is here which means it’s time to finish that summer clean up and prepare for fall. Take it as a checklist for making sure the house is ready for fall. All of these items are simple and will take no time at all.

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Make the Oven Shine!

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The summer festivities are right around the corner with picnics and cookouts. So why not get those appliances in tip top shape. One of the most important appliances in the kitchen to clean would be the oven.  Sounds like fun right?

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Get Your Home Holiday Ready

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We all know about the stress that comes with having the house absolutely perfect for all of those Holiday parties. 1st Source Servall is here to help reduce that stress by giving you weekly to-dos. This short series is going to give a weekly house preparation list for the four weeks up until Christmas weekend. This guide will eliminate the last minute rushed cleaning and organization.

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What Appliance Are You?

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Last week we had Water Zodiac signs figure out what appliance suits them best and why.  This week it is the Fire signs turn.  So all my Aires’, Leo’s and Sagittarius’ get ready.

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How to Get Pet Hair Off of Everything

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Whether you’re a cat person or a dog person or you could have a more exotic pet, your pet’s hair is bound to get all over you and your home.  Today we’ll explore some ways to get pet hair off your clothes, furniture and floors.

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Mini-Series: How Often You Should Clean… Bedroom

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It’s that time of the week again.  Mini-Series Time!  This week we will be telling you how often and how to clean the most germ infested parts of your bedroom: the mattress, laptop and phone and the TV.  These parts of the bedroom are things people don’t think to clean often.  Clothes, sheets, blankets; these are the things that people are usually concerned with cleaning.  Today, however, you are in for a rude awakening.

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Mini-Series: How Often You Should Clean… Living Room

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Your living room is a room where you don’t usually think about the germs in it.  It’s not gross like a bathroom and it’s not teaming with bacteria like the kitchen.  Unfortunately this room is definitely a contender in our mini-series.  This is a place for lounging and now that the warmer weather is leaving us, we are spending more time inside and bundled up.  With sports well underway, there’s also a lot of snacking and possibilities for spills.  Long story short, we should really be cleaning the living room more than we think.

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Product Pick of the Week: Crevice Wand

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Cleaning your appliances may seem like a hassle, but if you have the right tools it doesn’t have to be.  What’s even better is when you can find a multipurpose tool.  One item that we think you should definitely have in your home is a Crevice Wand Attachment for your vacuum cleaner, and that’s why we’ve made them our Pick of the Week.

We know that cleaning in and around your appliances can be tricky.  They can be difficult to move, are usually against a wall, and are full of small spaces that can collect dirt, dust, and debris.  That’s where the Crevice Wand or Tool comes in.

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