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Pam Fay

Covid-19 Update

Hopefully we can answer any questions you may have regarding our safety protocol which we have been following very seriously to keep you and your family and employees safe! We have been open during the pandemic as essential workers, and continue to follow all CDC guidelines using all CDC approved sanitizers, chemicals, facial masks, gloves, and daily temperatures checks for all our caring employees. Our crew at Custom Cleaners takes your health as a top …

Disinfect the Disposal

To get rid of odors, drop in a cut-up lemon, some salt, and a few ice cubes. The lemon deodorizes, and the ice and salt clean away residue. OR… Make garbage disposal cleaning cubes, put slices of lemons in ice cube trays, fill with water, and freeze!

Commercial Office Cleaning

We will customize an office cleaning program specifically suited to your needs, whether you need a move in-move out, post-construction cleaning service, deep cleaning, or standard cleaning service on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis in New York. We customize our janitorial services to meet the needs of property management firms, facility managers, and building owners in commercial and industrial markets. Contact us for more info.   Notice: JavaScript is required for this content.

Sweeping Solutions

Cleaning should always be done top to bottom. That way, any crumbs or dust that fall to the floor while you’re working get picked up last. And believe it or not, there’s a right way to sweep. Pick the Right Broom: For indoors, choose one with finer bristles to pick up smaller dirt particles. For outdoors, go for stronger, stiffer bristles, which work better to clear porous surfaces.

Expectant Moms

There are so many things in my house that need to be done badly. The fridge needs to be cleaned, the oven needs cleaned, neglected areas of the house need a good overhaul…etc. and mom-to-be physically can’t do it. As the arrival of a new baby nears, it may become more difficult to physically complete the day-to-day chores. Many moms-to-be might even find themselves “nesting” and want to add the final touches to the nursery, …

Make Your Stainless Appliances Smudge-Free

Make Your Stainless Appliances Smudge-Free

If you own stainless steel kitchen appliances, you may want to consider using car wax to clean them rather than a surface cleaner. Simply apply a light coat of car wax to the appliance, allow time to dry, and buff clean to resist fingerprints and smudges. No more kiddy fingerprints on the fridge!

When You Accidentally Leave Clothes in the Washer

When You Accidentally Leave Clothes in the Washer

Even if clothes are freshly washed, if you forget to take them out of the washing machine, they’ll quickly develop that dreaded mildew smell. Here is a simple solution: Rewash the load with 1 cup white vinegar (and no detergent) to kill the mildew odor.

Dust with Your Dryer

Blankets, pillows, slipcovers, drapes and other textiles not only trap household dust, but they create it as they shed and disintegrate. Curtains and drapes, in particular, get dusty because they absorb moisture and dirt from the outside and act as a landing pad for dust from ceiling fans and air vents. The best idea for how to clean dust is to buy machine-washable items and launder them twice a year (OK, at least once). For …