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How To Fold A T-Shirt In 3 Seconds

November 16, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, our cleaners and housekeepers do a lot of laundry, ironing and folding for our clients. We’ve already covered how to fold a dress shirt in 30 seconds, but below is a very quick and neat technique we... View Article

How To Fold A Bed Sheet In 30 Seconds

November 12, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, we do a lot of ironing and folding for our clients. One of the items that we’re often asked about is how to fold fitted elasticated bed sheets. The elastic often makes it hard to fold neatly,... View Article

How To Clean A Dirty Shirt Collar

November 1, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, as well as general cleaning, we do a lot of clothes and bed linen washing, laundry and ironing. In particular, getting a clean and well ironed dress shirt usually takes a little bit of care and attention.... View Article

How To Clean A Dishwasher With Vinegar

October 29, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, our preference is to hand wash dirty cutlery and crockery (which we believe achieves the best results), but when there is a lot to cover, a fully working dishwasher can save a huge amount of time. However, the... View Article

How To Clean A Red Wine Carpet Stain

October 25, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, we have come across most food and drink stains. The one we get asked most about is how to clean red wine carpet stains. There are a number of ways to do it, but we think the most... View Article

How To Fold A Towel Hotel Style

October 22, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, we firmly believe that it’s the little touches that differentiate our premium cleaning and housekeeping service. In this post, we cover off a simple way to fold towels, just like you might see in high-end spas and... View Article

Which Iron Is The Best To Buy

October 19, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, as well as general cleaning, we do a lot of ironing for our clients. As with all things, if you have good-quality equipment to help you, the end result is always better. Choosing a good quality iron... View Article

How To Fold A Toilet Paper Triangle

October 15, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, we are strong believers in the idea that it’s the little details that count. We try to bring as much of what you would expect in 5-star hotels to our premium domestic cleaning and housekeeping service. Our... View Article

How To Clean Burnt Stains From A Gas Hob

October 11, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, we spend lots of time cleaning in our clients’ kitchens. For new clients, the oven and hob are usually the areas most in need of attention. Burnt food stains are difficult to remove, and harder if left for... View Article

How To Easily Clean Your Hob Covers Without Scrubbing

October 8, 2018 by Sean Parry

Here at Neat, we are frequently asked to do deep cleaning of the oven and the cooking hob. Unless spilt liquid or burnt food stains are cleaned up at the time, it can be difficult to remove them subsequently. In... View Article