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Controlling the Sun’s Effect on Your Home

Controlling the Sun's Effect on Your Home

This time of year, the Florida sun isn't just extremely hot. It's also very, very bright. While everybody enjoys a little fun in the sun, too much sun can be too much of a good thing. The bright summer sun can increase the interior temperature of your home to uncomfortable levels, bleach your furniture and carpeting, and cause other permanent problems. This summer, control the amount of sun that gets into your home so you can keep safe, keep cool, and extend the life of your home's furnish...

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When It Comes to House Cleaning Boca Raton, Less Is More

When It Comes to House Cleaning Boca Raton, Less Is More

At Carvalho's Cleaning, our professional house cleaners will ensure that your home is spotless. We will clean your floors, windows, furniture, and other areas of your home so that it sparkles with cleanliness. But in some cases, even when a home is in tip-top shape, it can still look like it needs more cleaning. There are a number of factors that can influence the way your home looks even after our cleaning crew has finished. House Cleaning Boca Raton -- Lighting Effects When there is a...

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Coordinate Painting Projects with Home Cleaning

Coordinate Painting Projects with Home Cleaning

This time of year is when many homeowners schedule painting projects inside or outside of their houses. The weather is more reliable, the sun is brighter, and rooms that look dreary or worn out are suddenly brought to light. Painting is a great way to freshen up your home. But painting projects need to be coordinated with your regularly scheduled housecleaning. House Cleaning Boca Raton -- Wet Paint Having cleaners in your home while walls, ceilings, and other surfaces have wet paint is...

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Cleaning Up After Pets a Full-Time Job

Cleaning Up After Pets a Full-Time Job

Pets bring love and companionship to our hearts but they also can bring a mess to our homes. Loving our dogs, cats, and other pets is a joy, but it's also a job cleaning up after them, especially if you have a new puppy. House Cleaning Boca Raton -- Limiting Exposure When dogs are very young -- generally less than 8 months -- they are at their cutest. But they also need to be potty trained. Puppies who aren't yet accustomed to going outside to do their business should be limited to whic...

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Expecting Spring House Guests? Call Carvalho’s Cleaning!

Expecting Spring House Guests? Call Carvalho's Cleaning!

For many people, spring is the time for travel. School-aged children typically get a spring break sometime in March or April while many adults up north get the urge to escape the last vestiges of winter right around the same time. People living in Florida are used to these snowbirds descending on our state in the spring. The beaches get more crowded, the theme parks fill up, and even the normally empty interstates see a bump in traffic. House Cleaning Boca Raton - Getting Ready for Guests ...

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Many Clients Prefer ‘Hospital Corners’ During Bed Making

Many Clients Prefer 'Hospital Corners' During Bed Making

There are many different ways to make the same bed. One of the most popular styles is commonly referred to as making a bed with "hospital corners". This means tucking sheets neatly underneath the mattress on both sides, using distinctive overlapping folds so that the sheets almost look like a wrapped holiday gift. Hospital corners on a bed often indicate that the person who made the bed at one time or another worked in a hospital facility, served in the military, or is just a stickler for...

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