If you live in Culpeper, VA and want to thoroughly clean your house, either for the Christmas holidays or for renting or selling it, the best solution is to opt for a team of Culpeper cleaners. Since we are talking about professionals, you can be sure they will get the job done in no time at all, with excellent results. You don’t have to worry about costs since local companies don’t charge you a fortune, and you won’t have to deal with dust and dirt for at least a couple of weeks after the experts’ visit.
However, before the team of Culpeper cleaners arrives at your house, there are a few things you should know. It’s better to clarify now than to bother the professionals while they are doing their work. Therefore, we have selected a list of FAQs regarding residential cleaning, answered by a few employees from HBSOnTime.com (Home & Business Services). They are a family-owned business operating in the Greater Fredericksburg Area, VA since 2013, offering cleaning, home maintenance, handyman, and turnkey services. Here are their answers:
What is residential cleaning?
Residential Culpeper cleaners perform chores such as dusting, vacuuming, washing surfaces, mopping floors, polishing mirrors, washing interior windows, etc. In most cases, they supply all the cleaning products and equipment needed for performing these tasks.
How do you clean a residential home?
Each of the Culpeper cleaners is responsible for one or more duties: emptying and replacing the trash bags, removing cobwebs and dust baseboards, cleaning the windows and wiping down the doors, cleaning all glass surfaces, cleaning and disinfecting the bathroom(s), sweeping, vacuuming and mopping all the floors, cleaning the kitchen (including the inside of the microwave and the top of the refrigerator), etc.
What are the four categories of cleaning?
Professional Culpeper cleaners, such as the ones from HBSOnTime.com, use four main types of cleaning agents: detergents, degreasers, abrasives, and acids. Different cleaning agents are used depending on the item to be cleaned, the cleaning method, and the type of soiling found on the item.
How long is residential cleaning expected to take?
Assuming the cleanliness has been maintained to a reasonable standard, a Culpeper cleaner will finish the job in a three-bedroom house in about two to three hours: cleaning the bathroom(s), including toilets, cleaning the kitchen, including quickly mopping the floor, as well as taking care of a few assorted small tasks in the other rooms, such as wiping down surfaces.
What are the six stages of cleaning?
According to Home & Business Services’ professionals, cleaning and disinfection usually consist of six steps:
(1) pre-cleaning, by sweeping, wiping, or pre-rinsing;
(2) main cleaning, which involves loosening surface waste and greasing with a detergent;
(3) rinsing, which means removing loose food waste, grease and detergent;
(4) disinfection, which means killing the bacteria with disinfectant or heat;
(5) final rinsing, to remove the disinfectant;
(6) drying, to remove all moisture.