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September 20, 2022 Home
The Simple Scrub Guide to Salvaging Your Security Deposit

Moving is exhausting. You know what makes it easier? That 500 bucks you had to cough up when you first moved into this apartment. Security deposits can be tricky to get back in one piece. But there are ways to get your security deposit back that don’t involve small claims court. (There are ways to...

September 14, 2022 Housekeeping
Increase Health and Efficiency in Hotel Housekeeping With The Simple Scrub

Your guests’ experiences are made better – or worse – by the details. Most notably, cleanliness of hotel rooms can make or break your hotel’s reputation. While keeping your hotel on a regular housekeeping schedule and following cleanliness guidelines is a good start to keeping your hotel clean,...

August 19, 2022 Cleaning
How to Clean Glass Shower Doors So They Are Streak-Free With The Simple Scrub

A glass shower door adds an element of elegance and interest to the place in your house where there usually isn’t any: the bathroom. Unlike curtains, glass shower doors look great and prevent mold growth in your bathroom. However, water stains, grime and other gross things we don’t want to think...

August 12, 2022 Blog
The Old Mop is a Flop: Why Schools Need to Ditch Mops For Good

The mop was originally invented in Spain in 1964 after inventor Manuel Jalon Corominas witnessed Americans stringing rugs through rollers while cleaning. He developed the classic mop based off of this basic model, and it is still being utilized today. Though a breakthrough invention at the time, the...

June 27, 2022 Cleaning
The Complete Guide to Emergency Pre-Date Cleaning

Imagine this scenario: you’ve invited the person you’re dating over for a drink before dinner, or maybe your favorite right-swipe has asked you on a date tonight, and there is a chance they may be seeing your place for the first time. You look around and excitement turns to panic as you realize,...

May 31, 2022 Blog Cleaning
How to Create a DIY Car Wash (And Put The Kids To Work)

With so many things to keep clean inside and outside of the home, people are always searching for cleaning hacks. Putting your kids to work in a DIY home car wash is a cleaning hack and summer activity all in one. Whether they’re cleaning the family vehicle or taking on an entrepreneurial neighborhood...

May 23, 2022 Blog Cleaning
The 5 Most Surprisingly Dirty Places in Your Home

Everyone loves coming home to a clean house. Most Americans dedicate time each day to tackle small chores, and make time weekly for bigger cleaning tasks. Despite this effort, our homes may not be as clean as we think. Because we tend to assess cleanliness with our eyes and nose, there are many hidden...

April 8, 2022 Blog Cleaning Workplace
Essential Tips for Keeping Your Cleaning Staff Safe

Workers in the cleaning industry are often unsung heroes, but they deserve a major round of applause. They work hard to make sure that the spaces we occupy for work and leisure are not only tidy and presentable but sanitary and safe. Their safety is important as well. There are a number of occupational...

March 10, 2022 Blog Cleaning Uncategorized
The Ultimate Guide to Spring Cleaning

The practice of spring cleaning exists across the globe and throughout history. No matter where we’re from, as we shake off the winter doldrums and begin to feel lighter, a little voice in all of us seems to shout, “let’s clean!” Many cultures have even built festivals, rituals and civic projects...