Decluttering and cleaning bathrooms are two things that people usually would rather not do. Here are a few tips to help with each of these unpopular tasks. Remember that chair in your bedroom you thought you’d use in the evenings to read, but now it seems to have been replaced by a pile of … [Read more...] about Quick Tips from Prescott Maid to Order
For some reason, it is extremely hard for many of us to ask for help, or even to recognize when we need help. Part of our nature is to be independent and to be helpful to others, but it is extremely difficult for some of us to recognize the fact that we might need help ourselves. I am not … [Read more...] about Benefits of Obtaining Help in Day-to-Day Life
We are really ready for spring and summer this year! What a year we have had dealing with the pandemic and all its ramifications. Every spring feels like a renewal, a fresh start, but this year, it is amplified. People who have been mostly home are venturing out, youth sports teams are back up and … [Read more...] about Preparing Your Vacation Rental for the Busy Season
While taking a walk last month on the trails at Watson Lake, I looked all around at the dark, cloudy skies and the barren cold trees. As I looked at little closer, there was a hint of green on the very tips of the Cottonwoods. Could it be? I examined the trees up close, and sure enough, there they … [Read more...] about Making Your Home Clean for Spring
Our March ad theme is “A Clean Home Makes Life Better.” This last year has been so hard on so many of us. It literally has changed lives. Not all the changes are negative, however. Some people actually mention positives that have come out of this dark cloud we have all been experiencing. I go into … [Read more...] about Making Life Better
Here we are again. This Valentine’s Day month is a good time to show a little love to your home. People are feeling isolated and a little worried this year. If we need to stay home more, we should at least enjoy our surroundings. I’m not talking about a renovation project, but rather, lots of little … [Read more...] about Tips to Show Your Home Some Love
There are so many questions regarding what is safe and what should be avoided during this pandemic. One of the constants is to keep things clean and disinfected. So, the question that some people have is, “Is it safe to have my house cleaners in my home?” There is no guarantee that anyone coming … [Read more...] about Is It Safe to Have House Cleaners in Your Home During the Pandemic?
Lucy Leyva has always been intent on making her mark. Ironically, the business she owns and operates gets paid for removing any marks. Leyva, a Prescott Valley resident, owns and operates Prescott Maid to Order, a cleaning business that does both residential and commercial cleaning in the Quad … [Read more...] about Making Homes Shine with Maid to Order
These are unprecedented times and we probably find ourselves second-guessing ourselves. Should I stay home? How about the relationships I have with friends and family? Isn’t my emotional health as important as my physical health? How can I bridge the gap between safety and sanity? What can I do to … [Read more...] about Staying Healthy During the Holidays
As the weather starts to turn colder and the leaves begin to fall, we start closing up our homes to keep the cold out and the heat in. Many people start to notice allergies flaring up in the fall because of various allergens in the air such as ragweed and mold spores. Often, what feels like a … [Read more...] about Fall Allergies: Could Your Home Make You Sick?