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Oversaturation of the House Cleaning Business

Oversaturation. “There are too many house cleaners. I want to grow my cleaning business but the house cleaning market is over saturated.” Lots of house cleaners and maid services lament that “The market is too competitive.”

Today on Ask a House Cleaner we look at oversaturation and tips to grow your cleaning business in spite of it. Is oversaturation real? Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru says “Oversaturation is a concept, not a curse.” The house cleaner education she promotes allows you to clean from your creativity.

“How do we stay in business?” “There are more house cleaners than there are houses.” These silly ideas disappear once you know the secret to competitive business strategy.

Defrost a Freezer – DIY Hacks (2017 Tutorial)

How to defrost a freezer. Today on Ask a House Cleaner we look at DIY hacks as well as those the house cleaner and maid service use.

Clean my space and defrost a freezer! Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru’s got you covered in this 2017 tutorial. Using coolers, ice chests, stackable bins to defrost a freezer has never been easier.

If you’re a homeowner looking for tips, look no further than a hair dryer to melt ice in your freezer. Hang on, now you’re the savvy cleaner.

Spider Web vs. Cobweb – What’s the Difference?

Spider web vs. cobweb – what’s the difference? How do you clean a spider web vs. cobweb? Is cleaning a spider web vs. cobweb different for a professional house cleaner than a DIY cleaner?

Today on Ask a House Cleaner we look at you guessed it, spiderwebs and cobwebs. Tips from the World Spider Catalog about spider species, how spiders spin a web of silk to catch their prey. How they live on bugs and water and how cobwebs made of protein came to be.

Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru weighs in on maids clearing out cobwebs. Bonus: best extension pole tips.

Photo Release? Can I Take Before and After Photos?

Photo release? Can’t I just take before and after photos of the houses I’ve cleaned? Or do I need a photo release?

Today on Ask a House Cleaner we look at legal ways to market your cleaning business on social media. Before and after pictures need permission, a photo release and/or a creative commons license.

Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru gives tips on dirty vs. clean, slime vs. shine, and messy vs. organized photos. What you need to know before you take that shot.

Junk in Junk Out – A House Cleaners Lament

Junk in junk out is a business philosophy. Junk in junk out refers to your early days as a house cleaner. If you are too busy to exercise, too busy to eat right. Or too busy to sleep at night, you can’t be a savvy cleaner. 

Junk in junk out is about results. You reap what you sow. Today on Ask a House Cleaner, Angela Brown, The House Cleaning Guru, has an answer. “Things get better when you get better.” And it comes from taking care of yourself first. 

You love the things you care for if you have insomnia you need a tune-up. Today’s tips remind us You are more important than any car you will ever drive.