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For Vacation Rentals, Get Before and After Cleaning

For Vacation Rentals, Get Before and After Cleaning

Snowbird season is in full swing in the Sunshine State. Throughout Florida, visitors from the northern states, Canada, and even the UK are descending on hotels, resorts, and vacation homes to enjoy the warm, summer-like weather all winter long. If you own a vacation rental, it's essential that your guests be completely satisfied with their experience from the moment they arrive until they pack their bags to go home. If even one little thing disappoints them, they may post something on social ...

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Fall Cleaning Is as Important as Spring Cleaning

Fall Cleaning Is as Important as Spring Cleaning

As the temperatures in South Florida start to fall and the kids head back to school, it's time to start thinking about fall cleaning. Fall cleaning is like spring cleaning, only later in the year. But it's equally important to get your house clean and to prepare for the busy months ahead. House Cleaning Boca Raton -- Why Fall Cleaning?  Spring cleaning is the annual tradition of cleaning your home after a long winter. While it doesn't get as cold and dark in South Florida as it does ot...

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Carvalho’s Cleaning Can Help with Post-Storm Cleanup

Carvalho’s Cleaning Can Help with Post-Storm Cleanup

Hurricane season is just getting underway and already a major tropical storm has hit the Gulf Coast of Florida. In Florida, severe weather is often a real threat. High winds, heavy rains, and storm surges can cause damage to homes and businesses. Cleaning up after a hurricane or tropical storm can be a big job. Fortunately, the professional cleaners at Carvalho's Cleaning are experienced at helping homeowners and business owners alike recover from severe Florida weather. House Cleaning ...

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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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