Easter Day: A House Cleaning Hunt

Easter Day: A House Cleaning Hunt

Quick! How many jelly beans are manufactured for Easter Day? Think about it. Pick a number. What’s the answer? 16 billion. Not 16 thousand, not 16 million, 16 billion jelly beans! This mind-boggling statistic means more than eating sugar to your heart’s content this...
4 Ways to Prepare for a Professional Move-Out Cleaning

4 Ways to Prepare for a Professional Move-Out Cleaning

Are you prepared for one of the biggest changes of your life? Moving is no small chore, whether it’s across town or across the world. There are so many tasks to take care of (small, large, some frankly mind-boggling) that it is easy for some of your favorite keepsakes...
5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for St. Patrick’s Day

5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for St. Patrick’s Day

St. Paddy’s Day is right around the corner on March 17th! You know what that means. Time to begin preparations for a merry night of hearty food, traditional music and many a toast to friendship and family. If you’re already carving out time to prepare the house with...
3 Tips to Make House Cleaning Around Pets Easy

3 Tips to Make House Cleaning Around Pets Easy

  We all love pets. It’s a great feeling knowing your furry friend is always up for a game or ready to sit there quietly and listen to work rants and rave reviews. These fuzzy companions come with a few house cleaning chores, however–litter-box disposal, hair and...
How to Prepare for Spring House Cleaning

How to Prepare for Spring House Cleaning

Springtime is fast approaching and the next few weeks are the perfect window to tackle your spring house cleaning to-do list. With the nights getting shorter and days lengthening, everyone wants to be fully prepared to take advantage of some much-needed warmth and...
Celebrate Her on International Women’s Day

Celebrate Her on International Women’s Day

March 8th is International Women’s Day this year. The official International Women’s Day website has declared Inspiring Change to be the International Women’s Day theme for 2014, a call for “challenging the status quo” and encouraging positive change. This tradition...
Enjoy Valentine’s Day—Leave the Cleaning to Us!

Enjoy Valentine’s Day—Leave the Cleaning to Us!

  New Year’s is old news and Valentine’s Day is coming faster than Cupid’s arrows. It’s time to come up with an amazing surprise for that special someone in your life! What shall it be? A card? Cliché. A box of chocolates? Better. A professional house...
Maids by Trade featured on KPTV Fox 12

Maids by Trade featured on KPTV Fox 12

    Maids by Trade is a local celebrity!  We’ve made multiple appearances on both local and national television. We gained notoriety in the community when we were featured on ABC’s Celebrity Wife Swap and then we showed our smarts on KGW’s News Channel...
Maids by Trade Featured on KGW News (NBC)

Maids by Trade Featured on KGW News (NBC)

Maids by Trade was recently featured in an article from KGW News about cleaning tips to avoid the flu and norovirus. The winter season brings cold weather, lots of time in the house, and sickness. In Portland the air is bound to be chilly, and your nose is going to be...