When (and Should) Kids Start Doing Chores?

When (and Should) Kids Start Doing Chores?

Between dance practice, classes, homework, sports, and other responsibilities, you may worry that you’re overburdening your children by adding chores on top. So, should kids do chores? While you wouldn’t expect a 2-year-old to mop the kitchen floor, there are...
Why Your Dishwasher Smells (And How to Fix It)

Why Your Dishwasher Smells (And How to Fix It)

A fishy or foul smell is last thing you want from an appliance meant to clean the dishes you eat from. Unfortunately, a bad smell from your dishwasher can build up over time and cause you to question the cleanliness of your hardest-working kitchen appliance. Luckily,...
How to Properly Clean Your Walls

How to Properly Clean Your Walls

Welcome to the blog of Bates Cleaning Service in Austin, Texas. Learn how to start cleaning walls like a pro! While many people are good at keeping up with sweeping and dishes (maybe even mopping on especially virtuous weekends!), many parts of the home go unwashed....
How to Split Chores for a Happy Household

How to Split Chores for a Happy Household

Do you find it challenging to keep up with your household duties? Are you stressed about how to split chores for a happy household? Check out our home cleaning tips to keep your home clean and your family happy. What Chores Can My Roommate Do? More hands helping to...