Cleaning after a crime
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Cleaning after a crime

After we had our home burgled I had to clean it from top to bottom. It felt kind of dirty at home, as though all of our possession had been contaminated by the crime. I know that everyone whose home is broken into or the victim of a crime at home goes through similar feelings of creepiness and a need to clean. I thought it might be useful to start a blog to discuss how to clean the house or the best cleaning services to use to help your house feel like a home again. It should be useful to anyone who has gone through a bad experience and needs a fresh start in their own beloved home.


Cleaning after a crime

  • 4 Of The Most Common Carpet Cleaning Myths You Shouldn't Believe

    22 October 2019

    Clean carpets look and smell great, making your home a very comfortable place to be. Unfortunately, there is quite a bit of misinformation going around about carpet cleaning. Here is a look at a few of the misconceptions and myths about carpet cleaning and why you should not buy into these myths. 1.    Frequent Vacuuming Is Bad For Your Carpet There is absolutely no reason why you shouldn't vacuum your carpet several times every week or even daily.

  • Understanding Air Monitoring Before and After Asbestos Removal

    28 June 2019

    Air monitoring is a process that encompasses sampling asbestos fibres to assess asbestos exposure, including the effectiveness of the control measures the experts implement. Asbestos fibres are airborne, and if you breathe them in, health problems will occur. Through air monitoring, the level of asbestos pollutants in your home or commercial property will be known. The asbestos professionals use the information they gather to determine whether asbestos risks have been eliminated entirely or not.

  • How Does Dry Cleaning Work, Anyway?

    18 December 2018

    Have you ever stopped to think about the term "dry cleaning" before and wondered how they're able to launder your clothes without any liquid? Actually, it's a little misleading, as the cleaner will use a chemical solvent instead of water, as it does not affect the garment in the same way. What else should you know about this process, and should you be taking more advantage of the service in any case?

  • Two reasons to have your commercial office professionally cleaned on a regular basis

    29 August 2018

    If you own a commercial office, you should arrange for a professional who provides office cleaning services to clean your premises regularly. Carry on reading to learn why. 1. Reduce the frequency of colds, the flu and other contagious illnesses A busy, air-conditioned office is the perfect haven for the viruses and bacteria that cause contagious illnesses. If even one slightly-ill person comes into work with some pathogens on their hands, and then proceeds to touch (and therefore contaminate) the office's door handles, desks, computer keyboards and pens, several other people in the office could end up being exposed to those pathogens and fall ill as a result.

  • 3 Considerations When Separating Curtains Before Cleaning

    11 May 2018

    Are you a manager or owner of a hotel or a large institution? If you are in this position, then you understand the importance of regular laundry services. Cleaning ensures that your premises are spotless. As such, when you need to clean the curtains, there are various factors that you should consider when developing your laundry schedule. Below are various factors that should be assessed when separating curtains before you hire bulk curtain laundry services.