The benefits of a professional spring-cleaning service.
We don’t know about you, but we’re ready for spring.
It’s when nature washes away the cold of winter and freshens up for a brighter year ahead.
The flowers start to bloom, and the temperatures begin to rise. What’s not to love?
Preparing for spring also means it’s time to start thinking about your spring cleaning.
It may not always be pleasant, but the practice of getting down and dirty to clear out the clutter and the cobwebs of the past year is a vital part of the springtime.
Though the adage often cited is ‘if you want a job done properly, do it yourself,’ we’re here to tell you there is another way.
In this blog post, our cleaning experts walk you through the benefits of hiring a professional cleaning service for your spring cleaning.
What’s involved in spring cleaning?
Spring cleans are a deeper and more comprehensive cleaning than a regular maintenance clean and are all about clearing out the house at a deeper level to prepare for the year ahead.
Regular cleaning keeps your home in top condition, while deep cleaning gives that extra oomph and sparkle to make your home truly SHINE.
Our expert deep and spring cleans are ideal when moving in or out of a property, preparing your home to sell, having the in-laws visiting, in the aftermath of building or renovation works or needing a complete freshen-up.
They can include:
- Cleaning out kitchen cupboards
- Vacuuming curtains
- Cleaning inside windows
- Cleaning inside and or defrosting fridges and freezers
- Washing internal doors and window frames
- Moving heavier furniture to clean behind (where possible)
How do the professionals spring clean your home?
Professional cleaning services like those at Merry Maids use experienced professionals trained to deliver excellent-value home cleaning with a tried and tested methodology and products to produce the best results.
On every visit, your Merry Maids team will dust, wash, sanitise and vacuum your home using our equipment and specially formulated products.
We operate a strict cleaning process that utilises coloured cloths for different areas of the home to avoid cross-contamination.
All our maids are trained in Health and Safety regulations and procedures* to use our products and equipment
*Practices may vary by area due to area-specific considerations.
How much does it cost to have my home professionally cleaned?
There is no standard pricing index used to determine domestic cleaning service fees.
Some businesses charge by the hour, while others will charge for the scope of the cleaning involved.
Either way, professional cleaning services will determine their prices based on the following factors:
- Layout and number of rooms
- Style of home
- Number of residents
- Factoring of children and pets
- Frequency of cleaning
- Location and travel distance from business location
To see the value of professional spring-cleaning services in your area, contact your nearest Merry Maids business for a free, no-obligation quotation.
Why pay when you can do it yourself, you ask.
We’ll tell you…
Professional spring cleaning saves you time and effort
There’s no doubt about it… spring cleaning is a massive undertaking.
Especially if you’re already juggling family and childcare responsibilities, work, and the basics like socialisation and a good amount of rest.
Whatever your idea is of time well spent, we know it doesn’t involve doing the cleaning.
Entrusting your spring cleaning to professionals can save you hours of effort and give you time to focus on what matters most.
The bespoke and professional touch
At Merry Maids, we love to clean. It’s what we do.
Over our 30 years of delivering home cleaning expertise, we have refined the experience had by our customers to a fine art.
We know that each home and each individual we clean for is unique.
So, we go above and beyond to ensure you get the clean you deserve, not just the clean you expect, and work with you to understand the specific needs of you and your home and work tirelessly to ensure that you’re more than happy with gleaming results – at a time that suits you.
Professional cleaning staff like ours are trained with the latest (and often exclusive) products, tools, and best practices to make every room in the house sparkle.
Professional spring cleaning is good for your health
Aside from the obvious aesthetic benefit, a good spring cleaning is also good for your health!
According to Verywell Mind, a cluttered and dirty environment can be harmful to your mental health, as it has been scientifically linked to higher rates of stress, depression and anxiety, as well as decreased rates of focus.
In addition, studies have shown that having a clean home typically is the mark of healthier inhabitants.
Cleanliness in the home has even been found to be a better predictor of good health for the residents than the walkability of its neighbourhood!
Cleaning can also improve the air quality of your home.
This is extra vital in the spring as the winter often involves more time spent inside with less fresh air in the home – causing more dust on the property.
The equipment used by professional cleaners is designed to eliminate harmful dust in the home and can benefit your health and air quality.
Professional support with additional health requirements
We know that people aren’t always able to clean for themselves.
Following our successful Forget Me Knot Challenge last year – where our businesses across the UK raised over £4000 for the Alzheimer’s Society and Dementia Friends in a matter of weeks – Merry Maids UK have this year become an official partner in aid of Alzheimer’s Society.
At Merry Maids, our staff understand the specific requirements of the over 900,000 people living with dementia in the UK and ensure their homes are clean, healthy places for them to live, maintained by friendly, local people who support them with any additional requirements that come with dementia and other conditions – even if that means being someone to make a cup of tea and have a chat with.
Why hire Merry Maids to spring clean your home?
Put the spring back in your cleaning with Merry Maids.
The springtime is for enjoying, not cleaning.
Get a cleaner, fresher home faster and reclaim your free time with the expert help of your local cleaning professionals.
Are you tired of spending your free time hunched over to clean cobwebbed corners rather than enjoying the sunshine?
Your springtime is sacred.
Booking your spring cleaning with your local professionals now could be the saving grace you’ve been waiting for.
At Merry Maids, we’ve been experts in home cleaning for over 30 years, providing professional and bespoke services as one-off, regular or deep cleans and taking the hassle out of your spring cleaning.
Naturally, you might not love cleaning, but we do. It’s what we do best!