Richmond Business Awards 2017

Proud winner of Richmond Business Awards 2017

Posted Posted in About Speclean

Excellence in business across the London borough of Richmond was celebrated at the Twickenham Stadium. To enter the awards the businesses needed to do significant work in the borough. Speclean, a successful cleaning company in South West London, and Andrea Vida, the director of Speclean, a British-Hungarian entrepreneur, were awarded winner in two categories at […]

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Keep your home safe

Posted Posted in Hiring a cleaner

Your CLEANER knows you… but do you know your CLEANER? There are more than 3,400 cleaning businesses in operation in the UK. But don’t be fooled by colourful photos and catchy websites. Lot of these cleaning businesses are run in the owner’s kitchen and in many cases in shared accommodation. The shocking truth is that […]

vinegar cleaning

Ways to Speclean with vinegar

Posted Posted in Cleaning Tips

 #1   Make your cloudy glassware shine… …by soaking paper towels or cloth in full strength white distilled vinegar and wrap around the inside and outside of the glass. Let this sit for a while before rinsing with warm water   #2   Get rid of all the not-so-attractive soap build-up from your taps… …by […]

Speclean with lemons

Ways to Speclean with lemons

Posted Posted in Cleaning Tips

#1   Clean your microwave, by halving a lemon and juicing the halves into a bowl or Pyrex jug of water (leave the lemon in the bowl) and heat in the microwave for 5 minutes. After, wipe down with a dampened cloth or sponge.   #2   Clean your chopping board, by pouring a salt […]

Clean with salt

Ways to Speclean with salt

Posted Posted in Cleaning Tips

1. Remove moisture and smell from trainers… …by putting salt and baking soda in a bag and putting inside the shoe and leave overnight   2. Disinfect your toothbrush… … by leaving your toothbrush in warm salt water   3. Make an air freshener… … by putting salt and lavendar or mint in a bowl […]

Right cleaner

Hiring the right cleaner

Posted Posted in Hiring a cleaner

Are you one of the 10% of UK households that rely on domestic help? We probably all know someone who has a cleaner, but to find that special one you can rely on, no matter what, is not an easy task. One of our regular clients, Megan, said when we first met her in 2003, […]

Bicarbonate of soda

Ways to Speclean with Bicarbonate of soda

Posted Posted in Cleaning Tips

Here are 7 ways to speclean with Bicarbonate of Soda;   #1   Keep your bbq clean all summer long by putting some bicarb of soda on a damp brush, scrubbing the grate, then rinsing.   #2   Freshen up your rugs by sprinkling bicarb of soda on carpet, wait at least 15 minutes (depending on how dirty […]