Tips for hiring a professional cleaning service

by | Apr 13, 2016 | Cleaning Tips and Tools

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With work and family responsibilities, many people simply don’t have the time to clean their house properly. If you find yourself spending what little free time you have cleaning your house and you really don’t want to do it, hiring a Long Island cleaning service is the ideal solution. Here are a few timely tips to help you hire the best cleaning service available.

Professional cleaners know their business, they know from experience that you don’t spend time vacuuming the carpets before cleaning the baseboards and they know the time to dust is after vacuuming. If you have minimal time to devote to cleaning your home chances are you are not doing it justice. The best solution is to let someone who knows how to clean do the job for you; you will have time to do things that you want to do and your home will be spotlessly clean.

1. Experience: When you deal with a company that has been established for some time they will have developed established procedures for their employees to follow. Not only that; their employees are going to be well trained in these procedures.  Look for a local company, one which has an established track record in your community.

2. Recommendations: The best way to get information on a Long Island cleaning service is to ask around. The cleaning business is one that relies on word of mouth advertising. If your neighbour or someone you work with uses a cleaning service and they are happy with it, get the name and contact them. You still should ask for references when you meet with them but getting an introduction through someone you know and trust is a great endorsement.

3. On site quotation: Some services have pre-developed packages that they can quote over the phone. This is not the way to choose your service provider; until such time as they visit your home and see for themselves what has to be done there is no way to get an accurate price quote. You may have more nick-knacks than they plan on or your kitchen may be twice the size they calculated their price on. When a representative has an opportunity to see firsthand what has to be done you will get a more accurate quote which takes into account everything you need and nothing that you don’t.

A Long Island cleaning service is a reasonably priced alternative to having to take time out of your busy life to clean your own home.

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