Ways to Enjoy Winter (Instead of Cleaning!)

Ways to Enjoy Winter (Instead of Cleaning!)

The multicolor leaves are fading quickly, and where they sat, fresh snow shall fall. On top of that, people naturally spend more time indoors because of winter weather. It is easy to get claustrophobic and frustrated if your house is not as clean as you want. So...
The Quick Holiday Cleaning Checklist

The Quick Holiday Cleaning Checklist

The holidays are known to be a stress-inducing time for most. The meal preparations, gift buying, party attending and hosting are enough to make the most prepared and organized person dread the busyness. Holiday house cleaning in the midst of your schedule can easily...
Cleaning Tips for Working Moms

Cleaning Tips for Working Moms

We here at Maids by Trade salute the working mom. We know it takes hard work and a lot more to balance the two sides of your lives. A little help doesn’t hurt either. We’d like to offer our cleaning tips built especially for the busy working mom. These...
Pet Friendly House Cleaning

Pet Friendly House Cleaning

Do you love your dog, but are tired of seeing her fur everywhere? Has your cat taken a liking to every nook and cranny he can lounge on? Pets are bundles of joy, but so often they bring their own troubles and headaches for house cleaning. Here at Maids by Trade, we...
Tips for Safe Home Cleaning

Tips for Safe Home Cleaning

Diving into a house cleaning project provides both tangible results and emotional refreshment. However, there are downsides which include injury and the risks of using harsh chemicals. Here are a few basic things to consider to make sure you practice safe home...
How to Remove Clutter Before It Ever Appears

How to Remove Clutter Before It Ever Appears

In most American homes, needing to tackle and appropriate clutter is a more complex and daunting task than other chores. Unlike simply scrubbing a toilet or sweeping dust out of the garage, downsizing and removing clutter requires mental organization before the...
Halloween Starts the Holidays

Halloween Starts the Holidays

Trick or Treat? With Halloween, it can be hard to tell. The treat is the candy, the costumes, and all the fun. The tricky part is the mess, clean-up, and the knowledge that the busiest time of year is right around the corner. We here at Maids by Trade think you can...
A Woman’s Message of Support and Strength

A Woman’s Message of Support and Strength

For most individuals in arts and entertainment, it is extremely easy to just do their job within the creative capacity and not dive into other areas of life. The majority of actors, performers and those with social influence will avoid appearing to support one issue....
A Strange Mirror Showed Women Their True Selves

A Strange Mirror Showed Women Their True Selves

Malls, with their thin mannequins and professionally-put-together outfits, aren’t usually known for boosting self-esteem. However, one creative group of musicians used the Barton Creek Square Mall in Austin, Texas to change that a little.     An...
Halloween: Keep Your Home as Sweet as Candy

Halloween: Keep Your Home as Sweet as Candy

Halloween is coming up and Maids by Trade is very excited! Costumes, themed parties, special concerts, crazy food, and fun events make this holiday one of our favorites. Halloween also roughly marks the halfway point of fall, with September in the rearview mirror and...