Why Hire a Cleaning Service?
Is your house a mess? Do you find that you never have enough time to wash the dishes, make the beds, vacuum, and have a few minutes of free time for yourself? Are there things that need cleaning that you keep putting off? Do you settle for superficial cleaning when a room really requires a deep clean? If so, you may be in need of a cleaning service.
It doesn’t matter if you live in a rainy city like Orlando, Florida and track in a lot of mud, or if you live in a city with little rain – your house will inevitably need a periodic cleaning. This is especially true if you have small children or pets. Despite this, many people are apprehensive about spending money on a cleaning service. If you’re unsure of the benefits of a quality, professional cleaning team, here are a few reasons why it’s worth the money.
When you hire a cleaning service, not only will your home actually shine, but you’ll free up time for yourself and your family. Whether you take up a hobby, spend time with the kids, work out, read a book, or tend to other household chores like gardening or repairs, a cleaning service can be a vital utility. Imagine returning home from a long day at work to a spic-and-span home. Just seeing the shine is worth it.
Saving You Money
While some people may think hiring a cleaning service is a needless expense, in truth, it can actually save you money. For someone who works from home, hiring a cleaning service can free up hours you could be earning money. In addition, a tidy, organized home will help you be more productive -- you won’t have to clean up your work area every time you want to get something done.
Keeping You Healthy
For many people, messiness is cause for anxiety. They feel pressured to clean and frustrated when they don’t clean enough. Hiring a cleaning service can alleviate that stress. In addition, being clean and organized will reduce the strain caused by lost keys, receipts, glasses and remote controls. What’s more, for allergy sufferers, eliminating dust and bacteria may do wonders for your breathing.
Be sure to only hire bonded and insured cleaners. However, despite this, if you have expensive jewelry, collectibles or cash at home, be sure to store these things in a safe location. Consider investing in a fireproof safe that attaches to a wall. Even if you trust your cleaning service, having valuable items in a safe place while someone else is in your home will still provide extra peace of mind.
Remember, a cleaner doesn’t replace the need to properly maintain your home. If you have chipping paint or other damage to your walls, the right person to call is a painter. But with a cleaning company taking care of the dirty work, you’ll have extra time to see to the small chores that need to be taken care of around the house.
Updated April 15, 2018.