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I Paid Good Money For That – Hoarding

“I paid good money for that so I can’t get rid of it.” An artist hoarding groups of crafts needs strategies to unclutter. “I paid good money for that, and now I have a full storage unit and a full house and full attic. It’s value hoarding at its finest.”  “I paid good money for that …

People Pleasers – Pros and Cons for Maids

People pleasers are common among house cleaner and maid service providers. Pleasing people is what we’re paid to do. As people pleasers, we strive to exceed customers’ expectations. But it can get out of hand when there is a lack of boundaries.

Today on Ask a House Cleaner we look at people pleasers who go above and beyond for their clients. And the pros and cons for maids.

Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru lends tips on how to set realistic expectations. Be a savvy cleaner with boundaries and an occasional Mulligan tossed in for good measure.

Self-Motivation For House Cleaners

Self-motivation is tough for any business owner, especially those in house cleaning. Self-motivation doesn’t matter if you have business strategies that motivate scheduling.
Today on Ask a House Cleaner we see a savvy cleaner knows how to set a schedule, and work with flexible schedules. It’s a simple rule of house cleaner training, maid service training and business 101.
Self-motivation is not just for go-getters or housekeeper’s crazy about self-help. Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru has tips to help you get started and going every day.

Scrubbing Floors on Hands and Knees

Scrubbing floors on hands and knees is an old-fashioned way of cleaning. Yet some homeowners still request scrubbing floors on hands and knees by their maid.
Today we Ask a House Cleaner if scrubbing floors on hands and knees is a good way to market your cleaning business. Will it make you stand out, or does it make you a fool?
Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru dives into maid service training with tips for a savvy cleaner.

Shark-Proof! Maid is a Cry Baby (Sharkproof)

Shark-proof! It’s the easiest solution to the complaints “The maid is a crybaby.” “The house cleaner is emotionally unstable.” “The housekeeper is bent out of shape.”

What is the shark-proof concept? And what does it have to do with a teary-eyed house cleaner and customer feedback? 

Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru shares tips today on Ask a House Cleaner for the people pleasers. If you’re a maid living on the edge of your emotions you need a shark-proof box. Get a shark proof cage and sharkproof yourself to be a savvy cleaner.