Keeping a house running like a well-oiled machine can be a challenge. There is no shame in asking for help when you need it. Whether you need someone to give you a hand every once in a while or on a weekly or bi-weekly basis, these cleaning services get the job done to your satisfaction.
8005 Harford Road, Suite 103
Parkville, Md. 21234
With its famous 49-point checklist, MaidPro promises not to miss any cobwebs in the ceiling corners or dirt behind the toilet. The company tries its best to send the same people each time so the cleaning staff becomes familiar with what you want without asking every time. Bonded and insured, you can feel safe with the MaidPro staff cleaners.
The Maids of Baltimore
1055 Taylor Ave., Suite 101
Towson, Md. 21286
The Maids’ claim to fame is a 22-step healthy touch cleaning system. The focus is keeping the clients healthy with thorough cleaning and products that promote good health. The vacuum cleaners are backpack-style with HEPA filters to reduce the allergens in the air while the cleaners work. This company promises to hit all of the places that other services miss.
110 West Road, Suite 218
Towson, Md. 21204
Offering cleaning service for all rooms of a home, this franchise has a few locations around the Baltimore area. Merry Maids is the winner of the 2013 Women’s Choice Award as the Best Cleaning Service for the Home. The website has a great list of ways to remove clutter from your home before you hire a cleaning service. All workers are carefully screened, licensed and bonded. The service is guaranteed.
A.C.E. 2 Cleaning
3931 Sybil Road
Randallstown, Md. 21133
Companies do not have to be franchises in order to be worthwhile. A.C.E. 2 Cleaning offers personalized service to get the grime out of your home. Because it is a smaller company, pricing is much more affordable and just as thorough as many of the larger firms. One of its services is for people in the process of moving. Make sure you get your security deposit back when moving from an apartment by leaving it spotless. A.C.E. 2 Cleaning works for businesses, as well as homes all over town and beyond.
Mary’s Green Services, LLC
Baltimore, Md. 21212
This is another local company that has the added bonus of being environmentally conscious. Most cleaning products are harmful to the planet, but Mary’s Green Services uses pet- and kid-friendly products that are safe, but are still able to get rid of dirt and dust bunnies. It boasts a high percentage of return customers and referrals from happy patrons. All cleaning staff is trained to turn homes into great smelling, clean and stress-free places to live.
Holli Friedland is a freelance writer whose work can be found on Examiner.com.