Suze's Cleaning Business Blog

Trying to figure out how to start a cleaning business?
Wondering what cleaning for a living is like?
Looking for some personal guidance?

You've come to the right place.

When it comes to using your noggin to make your cleaning business more fun and profitable, I have a thousand ideas I think you'll want to hear.

Did I just say more fun? You betcha. Cleaning can be fun. But, making money cleaning is even more fun. Can I get an amen?

So whether you want to know how to clean a cutting board with lemon essential oil, or how to use the power of your existing customer-base to land you more cleaning jobs than you know what to do with, read on. I promise I'll do my best to help you succeed!

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Suze & Ev's Cleaning Business Advice

Methods for using cleaning service contracts

This article introduces how to use contracts, and methods for using cleaning service contracts.

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Cleaning Business Names

A list of cleaning business names including a tutorial on how to pick the best name for your cleaning business.

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Cleaning Business Insurance

Cleaning business insurance is usually required and is always a good idea. Insurance is inexpensive and actually helps you to convert potential clients.

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Want to take a walk through the park and enjoy the beautiful weather?

When you're self-employed, you change your schedule to fit your life, not the other way around. Want to take a walk through the park and enjoy the beautiful weather? Feel free. You are.

And the best part is, you can go right in the middle of a sunny afternoon, when there's nobody else on the swings.

Ev and I enjoy having the freedom to set our own schedule, and to change it when it feels right. Taking the steps toward self-employment can be scary. After all, how do you know which steps to take and when? If you have the courage to make the leap from being an employee to being the owner/operator of your own business, you're halfway there.

What else do you need?

You need good guidance.

Working for yourself is more than just a good idea. And while it's not quite as easy as a walk in the park, we think you'll agree the payoff is worth the effort.

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Financing your cleaning business

Finance your purchase and make no payment for 6 months. Zero percent interest on early pay off.

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Start a House Cleaning Business

Start a house cleaning business and earn an excellent living providing much needed and aprreciated services to home owners.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to all your questions about our services and resources.

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Marketing your cleaning business to realtors

Launch your service by marketing your cleaning business to realtors in your region.

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Why hire a cleaning business consultant?

A cleaning service consultant can help you reach your goals, and offer practical advice for whatever stage your business is in.

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Cleaning Business Associations

The national and international associations below are well-known throughout the industry. ISSA and ARCSI have been specifically established to offer support to cleaning professionals.

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Meet Suze & Ev

Meet Suze and Ev, the inventors of the Suze and Ev Cleaning Business Method.

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Be a cluster buster and increase your value

Add professional organizing services to your cleaning business and increase your value to your clients.

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Cleaning Business Marketing Tips

When advertising and marketing your cleaning business, it's important to go as broadly as you can, and take a targeted approach.

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Chat live with Ev about starting your own cleaning business

Feel free to chat with Ev about any questions you may have on starting your own cleaning service business. Ev is usually available to chat any time between 10am - 10 pm Easter Time US. The live chat is right here on this website on the right side of this and every page.

Carpet Cleaning Tips

Need some carpet cleaning tips? Suze & Ev have carpet cleaning tips for both home owners and cleaning professionals.

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When starting a cleaning business

When starting a cleaning business do not let cliche assumptions get in your way of making progress.

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Cleaning Service Press Release

Imagine what would happen if a restaurant opened in your town, offering the most delicious food on earth...but nobody knew about it?

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Carpet Cleaning Business Method

Learn how to start a carpet cleaning business with the Suze & Ev business method.

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Start a window cleaning business with the Suze & Ev Method

Start a window cleaning business with the Suze & E v cleaning business method.

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Cleaning Business Franchise Articles

Learn all about the pros and cons of a cleaning business franchise as compared to starting your own cleaning service.

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Start an office cleaning business

Learn how to start an office cleaning business with the Suze & Ev Method.

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The House Cleaning Business Method

Learn how to start a house cleaning business with Suze & Ev.

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Testimonials

Read what our clients have to say about our services.

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Cleaning Service Business Plan

Planning your cleaning service business is critical towards its success.

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Cleaning Business Plan

Writing a cleaning business plan does more than help you define your objectives. A well-written plan can provide you with a structure to follow while you get your cleaning business off the ground.

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4 easy ways to reach your goals

Be specific about your cleaning business goals. Be confident. Be realisitc. Be accountable. Know when to say when.

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Adventures in Cleaning - Pet Tales

Join us on our many adventures in professional cleaning. People and pet tales of days past featuring the vacuum loving cat and other strange incidents.

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Cleaning Business Flyer

Cleaning business flyers might seem like a little thing. However, most cleaning pros discover that when you need business quickly, the flyer plays an indispensable role.

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Cleaning Jobs

My first cleaning jobs did not go very smoothly, but I quickly learned what I was doing wrong and was able to get it together by my fourth cleaning job.

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4 Dirty Cleaning Jobs to Boost Housecleaning Income

Here are 4 Dirty Cleaning Jobs to Boost Housecleaning Income. Someone has to do them and you can charge a pretty penny because nobody wants to!

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You need a smart cleaning business website

If you are starting a cleaning service business, you need a website, but not just any old website. In order to work well, it must be smart!

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The changing trends in the house cleaning business

Learn about the changing trends in the house cleaning business.

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Residential Cleaning Business Online Marketing

Start a residential cleaning business. Use these cleaning business online marketing tactics.

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commercial cleaning service

A commercial cleaning service start-up primer. Interersted in starting your own commercial cleaning service?

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Commercial Contract Cleaning

The commercial contract cleaning business is an ace start up with huge growth potential.

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Low Cost Franchise

Is there such a thing as a low cost franchise? Not in my opinion. It is not necessary to have a franchise in the cleaning service industry.

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commercial office cleaning business

Start your own commercial office cleaning business. This recession proof service business niche is always in demand.

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Best Carpet Cleaning Method

Learn about the best carpet cleaning method for your situation.

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The pros and cons of cleaning franchises

What are the pros and cons of cleaning franchises? Part 1.

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Starting a cleaning business during a recession

Should you start a cleaning business during a recession? Yes!

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Cleaning Business Cards & Fliers

It may seem like all the action is happening online. However, a well-designed business card or flyer is still a powerful marketing tool.

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How to use texting with your cleaning business

Text messaging is a quick & efficient way to keep in touch with your cleaning crews and clients.

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