5 items that should be in your cleaning arsenal (home & office!)

  Dust and Dirt is everywhere, but germs and bacteria- that’s an entirely different story.  That will be in places you never suspect, and you won’t be able to see it.  That’s why you need to always have a few key items available to you to quickly keep your area clean and as healthy as possible.   1.        Baby wipes There are so many lesser-known uses for these secret weapons. They’re great for everything from removing eye make-up to cleaning messy faces. In the home, they are the perfect spot remover. Baby wipes quickly pick up stains on carpets and upholstery and don’t leave behind soapy residue that actually ATTRACTS MORE

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5 Lesser-known uses for Vinegar

Polish brass and copperYou can create vinegar paste to clean brass and copper.                      Use equal parts white vinegar and salt or vinegar and baking soda. Use a soft cloth or paper towel to run the paste into your brass or copper until the tarnish disappears. Rinse off with cool water and then buff to a shine with a clean soft cloth. Get rid of pen marks Nothing can be more frustrating than accidentally writing on a nice, clean white shirt or blouse. You can remove pen marks with white vinegar on a sponge. Keep repeating until the marks are gone. Your budding artist child’s decoration on your living room wall will

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5 Ideas for cleaning with Vinegar

5 Ideas for cleaning with Vinegar 1.       Cleaning your computer              Vinegar is a surprisingly great cleanser, including being a strong disinfectant.  You can clean your computer, keyboard, printer, and other office gear with a mixture of vinegar and water.               First, remember to turn off all your equipment for your safety!             Next, wet a lightweight microfiber cloth with a mixture (equal parts) of vinegar and water.  Please ensure that the cloth is not dripping wet, as this could damage your electronics.            Finally, use the cloth and gently run across all surfaces.  If there are tough sports or hard-to-reach spots, use a cotton swab.   2.       Clean your

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Able Cleaning is expanding!

Able Cleaning is proud to announce that we have opened yet another satellite office in Tampa, Florida.  We have been certified with the state as able to do business throughout all of Florida for both commercial and residential cleaning. With this latest expansion during first quarter 2012, we nbow have a corporate headquarters in New Jersey, Satellite offices in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and finally yet another satellite office in Lynchburg, Virginia in addition to the Tampa office. This expansion means that we are able to offer superior home cleaning to residents in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Florida.   For the other (and original) division of our company, we offer post-construction

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Cutting the Cleaning Company can cost you BIG

Is your company going green?  Are you looking for ways to save money?  Many companies feel the best way to save money is by reducing or completely eliminating the cleaning company services.  That is the least practical idea because in the end, it costs more to your company.  Without the cleaning services, your staff is more likely to get trapped in the Sick Building Syndrome.  You will see an increase of reported symptoms, illnesses, call-outs, and doctor visits.  This all affects your bottom-line profit through both health insurance costs and personnel costs. Here at Able Cleaning Service, Inc. we offer two better solutions to cut costs and increase your bottom

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Is it possible to keep the office restroom clean?

Everyone knows that public restrooms are dirty to some extent, but do you know how dirty?  Everything from the floor, to the seats, to the handle on the door out has germs on it. So what’s the solution? Hands-free is the way to avoid many of these germs.  Automatically flushing toilets, automatically-dispensing soap, and air hand dryers will improve your restrooms cleanliness. However, we at Able Cleaning recommend that you also keep a paper towel dispenser near the exit door.  This will allow consumers to use a paper towel to open the door upon their exit without making contact with the handle.  Yes, there are still people that exit the

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