How did you get started doing this type of work?
I was a single mother at the time and was looking to make extra money. I always loved to clean and thought of trying to do this. I realized how much of a need there was for legitimate cleaning services there was and went through all the proper channels to do so. I am now certified by the State of Pennsylvania as a Woman Owned Business Enterprise. I have received several awards- I was one of the top 25 woman in businesss for March 2007in Northeast Business Journal and 2011 Woman Entrepreneur from the University of Scranton Small Business Development Center.
What types of customers have you worked with?
Residential-General housecleaning/ Deep clean housekeeping / grocery shopping/ light errands/ landlord & tenant cleaning. Commercial-Janitorial maintenance packages, Customized floor care packages/ Construction clean ups.
What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
Please do a check on a provider. Make sure they are insured and bonded. Ask for references. Will they be using their cleaning supplies or yours. Do they guarantee their work?