How to Clean Your Dusting Tools

When it comes to cleaning, the right tools can make a real difference. No place is this more evident than in your dusting tools. Everything from feather dusters to microfiber cloths to lambswool can be used. But how do you clean the tools you use to clean? Castle Keepers is here to help!

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2021 National Cleaning Week

The International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA) and the Association of Residential Cleaning Services International (ARCSI) have proclaimed March March 28 - April 3 National Cleaning Week. National Cleaning Week celebrates the value of clean and the important, positive impact cleaning has on public health, the environment, and the economy. ISSA has conducted research on how regular and proper cleaning in…

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Fewer People Plan Spring Cleaning in 2021

According to a survey conducted by the American Cleaning Institute, only 69% of Americans plan to do their annual spring cleaning this year. That is down 8% from 2020. While the United States is still in the midst of mitigating COVID-19, why would that number go down? It is precisely because of the pandemic. Throughout the past year, more people…

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How to Clean a Toilet

When it comes to cleaning your bathroom, there are lots of surfaces to clean and disinfect. Lots of people leave the toilet cleaning to bubbles that scrub or bleach with noxious fumes. We’re here to tell you how to clean a toilet the way professionals do.

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Cleaning Wood Furniture – Know Thy Finish

You’ve invested in a beautiful cherry dining set, a mahogany desk, or a walnut china cabinet. Keep them all looking their best by cleaning your wood furniture correctly. The first step in properly cleaning wood furniture is understanding the type of finish your wood furniture has. A finish enhances the appearance of the wood and protects it from sunlight, moisture, scratches,…


Hire the Best Trained Cleaning Technicians

When it comes to hiring a home cleaning company, how do you know you are getting professionals? There are plenty of people who will clean your house, but you want to make sure you are trusting your home to professionals who are well trained, know what kind of cleaners and equipment to use on your home's surfaces, and won't damage anything in your house. 

Cleaning with Baking Soda
Person applying mixed baking soda onto surface of oven for effective and safe cleaning

Cleaning with Baking Soda

Baking soda is a terrific all-around cleaner. Because it has a slightly alkaline pH level, it is a great remedy for anything that is acidic, like grease, oil, and fat. Anything that needs scrubbing that is greasy can be cleaned with baking soda and elbow grease. But don't just limit its use to the kitchen. Cleaning with baking soda can benefit just about every area of your home.