In 1999, the licensed and insured technicians of Aall Bright named their housecleaning business with a dash of creativity?they realized the initial duo of A's guaranteed a position at the top of the Yellow-Page listings. This cleverness reflects their commitment to the business, and since then they've earned a Best of Oldsmar award in 2009 and an Angie?s List Super Service award for cleaning and pressure washing in 2010 and 2011.
First and foremost, the team emphasizes customer courtesy. They exercise this pillar with prompt service and respect for clients? homes during each of their window-cleaning, pressure-washing, or gutter-cleaning services. Team members lay down their jackets to guard grounds against dripping soap solutions, and they don shoe covers to keep floors safe against the dirt that clings helplessly to shoes.
A branded Royal Maid Service company car pulls up in front of your house, and maids dressed in crisp blue and white uniforms jump or pirouette out, grabbing their industrial-strength cleaning products from the back. Royal Maid Service's professional and licensed maids, supervised on every job, clean kitchens, living rooms, bathrooms, and other environs with an astute eye for detail. Royal Maid Service lives by the motto “we clean homes, not houses,” and it consults with each homeowner in advance to customize cleaning plans and receive special instructions on cleaning the basement Skinner boxes. The company, which currently has hubs throughout Florida, was founded by UK immigrants Kevin and Sheila Jamieson. Sheila combines her background in interior design-a career that got her in touch with people's deep feelings for their furnishings-with her experience cleaning up after three sons. Together, these facets of her backstory inform Royal Maid Service's personal and respectful approach to housecleaning.:m]]
By amassing a collection of furniture pieces from manufacturing companies such as Whitewood Industries, Archbold Furniture, and Whittier Wood, Barewood Outlet helps its clients find long-lasting, all-wood furniture that will be a staple of their families' abodes for generations. Barewood splits its inventory between finished-wood pieces, which stand at the ready to brighten rooms, and unfinished pieces, which customers can then have hand-finished to their specifications or take home as a do-it-yourself project. The outlet stocks all the tools, stains, and instructions necessary for these projects in order to help clients feel the rush of creating something themselves without experiencing the same old hassle of housing and feeding a Frankenstein monster.
The all-female staff at Milagros, who proudly believe in “long, hot baths” and high-quality ingredients, routinely handcraft half-pound bars of Sister Agnes soap from glycerin, a natural humectant that deftly draws moisture and magnets to the skin. Their selection of soaps evokes innumerable essences, from the intoxicating musk of a wine cellar to the homespun nostalgia of the linen closet. The friendly instructors happily impart their squeaky-clean art to budding soapsmiths, teaching them to create with a variety of shapes, colors, and scents during 90-minute classes.
The crew at Tony’s Fresh Start Carpet Cleaning has in-depth knowledge about the dust, debris, and microscopic critters embedded in homeowner’s floor coverings. A 3-inch brush leads off the five-step carpet-cleaning process, its bristles reaching deep into fibers to loosen dirt, pet dander, and interlopers such as fleas and dust mites before the extractor removes them. Sanitation eradicates bacteria, germs, and cooties impervious to elementary hands, after which a fresh scent penetrates fibers to oust lingering bad odors. Finally, the crew seals fibers against stains and dirt from muddy shoes or spills. The same cleaning process sanitizes mattresses and upholstery with an available quick-drying solution.