Plastic Recycling 101

Plastic Recycling 101

Here at Maids by Trade, we strive to be as environmentally-friendly as possible. That includes recycling! We know that it isn’t always a straightforward process though, especially when it comes to plastic recycling. Here’s an overview of recyclable...
How to Tell Which Cleaning Company is the Best

How to Tell Which Cleaning Company is the Best

There is a relatively low barrier to entry for the house cleaning industry. A rugged individual just has to gather equipment and start peddling their service. This means there are a lot of cleaning companies out there. Which one should a savvy consumer choose? Here...
More Reasons to Hire an Established Cleaning Company

More Reasons to Hire an Established Cleaning Company

If you are looking to hire extra help around the house, you might be considering a solo house cleaner or a subcontracted cleaner. However, there are many, many reasons why this is not your best bet. Refresh yourself on our first publication about this topic, then...
Portland Spring Home and Garden Show

Portland Spring Home and Garden Show

Maids by Trade attended the Portland Spring Home and Garden Show at the Portland Expo Center. The show was a lot of fun and offered great opportunities, for us and for the attendees! About the Spring Home and Garden Show The Spring Home and Garden Show is an annual...
Renovation and Landscaping Show

Renovation and Landscaping Show

Maids by Trade is a Portland-born company and loves participating in Portland events! We attended the Renovation and Landscaping Show in the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in the Rose Quarter. The Renovation and Landscaping Show offered free consultations, workshops,...
Build, Remodel and Landscape Show

Build, Remodel and Landscape Show

Maids by Trade is a Portland-born company and loves participating in Portland events!  We attended the Build, Remodel and Landscape Show in the Portland Convention Center. The BRL Show is an exhibition of all things dealing with the home. Professionals from...
Portland’s 2016 No Pants MAX Ride

Portland’s 2016 No Pants MAX Ride

Why stay at home cleaning when you could be out doing other things…including participating in the No Pants Subway Ride! On January 10th people in cities all over the world (including Portland and Seattle) will leave their pants at home when they head out for the day...