The self-cleaning house. It’s a vision of modernity from the 1950s that, unlike robots or manned spaceflight, never quite came to pass. Luckily, the insured technicians at Maid 2 Please remain undaunted by this failure of technology, fighting the war against domestic dust with a roster of diverse cleaning services. Crews can be deployed for a quick apartment spruce-up or a deep housecleaning, wherein they disinfect the bathroom and kitchen, dust off surfaces, mop floors, and remove lipstick smudges from plaster busts of James Dean. Maid 2 Please can also vanquish office dust bunnies with one-time or recurring commercial cleanings.
Cleaning carpet is a family affair at 360 Carpet Cleaners. What began as a small house-tidying venture more than 20 years ago has grown into a clan of carpet cleaners who try to preserve the planet for future generations by using eco-friendly products and stain-removal methods. The company’s IICRC-certified technicians pair a truck-mounted hot-water extraction system with a RotoVac that evicts dirt hiding in the carpet’s deepest recesses and diaries. They use Planet Guard products to buttress their green focus—these products eschew heavy metals, alkaline builders, and high levels of pH. The team’s five-step cleaning process also minimizes water use to prolong the carpet’s life. Friendly and meticulous, the technicians remove grime from the most hard-to-reach corners, which helps homes sparkle with purity and pride.
Luxury Bath's bathtubs don't spontaneously clean themselves—but they are built to resist bacteria, mold, and mildew. The company's SimplyPure bathtubs feature Microban, an antimicrobial product that makes products easier to clean. Homeowners can also choose from a variety of tub textures, and customize their tub's color without having to fill it with the closest color of Kool-Aid for a while.
For added convenience to the customer, the company's technicians can install bathroom furnishings. All handiwork is backed by a lifetime guarantee, whether they install a walk-in tub, a bathtub surrounds, a shower, or a simple grab bar. The installation team completes most jobs in a day or less.
Working across 16 locations around Puget Sound, the friendly folks at Savvy Mattress Outlet showcase popular, name-brand mattresses from Simmons, Serta, and Sealy, aiming to help sleepers of all stripes find their ideal match. They also offer next- and same-day delivery service, during which hired staffers will remove your old mattress, take it for one last spin down the stairs, and break the hard news to the kids—who were originally told that it was going to a country farm filled with other mattresses.
Colorful fabrics, strings of neon beads, and heaps of yarn of all textures adorn Ben Franklin Crafts and Frame Shop's sprawling, dazzlingly colored store, a family owned business for 39 years. Brimming with supplies for any project imaginable, Ben Franklin Crafts and Frame Shop outfits guests with rubber-stamping kits for custom-made stationary or sheets of chevron paper to decoupage ready-made frames. The friendly staff circulates the store, and, armed with creativity and know-how, assists guests as they try to pick out the proper washi tape.
American Fresh Air has been in business for five years, but the owner brings more than 14 years of industry experience to his venture. He conducts frequent in-house trainings for his technicians to keep them up-to-date on the newest methods and technologies.
While they specialize in cleaning air ducts, the air-quality experts at American Fresh Air also offer several preventive services. They can install germicidal UV lights and electrostatic air filters, which work continuously to clear the air of dust, mold, and juicy rumors.