1. Time for Some Spring Cleaning!

    As the sun finally wraps New York in its long awaited warm embrace, the snow begins to melt, and the flowers bloom. Scarves and coats are hung up in closets, and Central Park attracts tourists and locals alike, smiles lighting up their faces as they enjoy the heat that’s been missing during the frigid winter months. Spring is here, giving New Yorkers a reason to celebrate. It’s time to actuall…Read More

  2. Cleaning Hacks You Can Use Around Your Home

    When it comes to cleaning your home, your brain can become pretty creative in concocting excuses why you shouldn’t get the task done. “You’ve had a hard day, you deserve time to relax,” it mischievously tells you. “It can be done tomorrow,” is a classic. Sometimes your mind doesn’t even try very hard, coming up with reasons such as, “Your dog is sleeping, you don’t want to wake i…Read More

  3. Benefits of Using Green Cleaning Products

    In 2007, we started UMG Cleaning with two things in mind: providing the Manhattan area with the best cleaning services in the industry, and helping to take care of the environment. Thus began our venture as the most dedicated green cleaners in Manhattan. You may be asking yourself, are eco-friendly products really worth it? Does it make a difference? Maybe you’re thinking that you grew up around…Read More

  4. Steps to Post-Construction Cleaning

      It’s an exciting time when the construction workers start collecting their tools and packing up their trucks. Whether it’s an addition to your office building, a whole new venue, or just some minor renovations to your home, you’ve been patiently waiting for the project to be done and start using the new space. There’s only one issue: after they leave, the place is still a mess. Post-con…Read More

  5. Why You Should Hire Residential Cleaners

    Today was not your day. To start off, you were late to work. This led to a stern scolding from your boss which set the tone for the rest of the day. Clients were argumentative, possibly reading into your vulnerability, your lunch had a funky taste to it, and to top it all off, you can feel the beginnings of a cold festering. All day you’ve been looking at the clock, hoping and praying for the ho…Read More

  6. Benefits of Hiring Post-Construction Cleaning Services

    With the last swing of the hammer, the construction workers begin collecting their tools, loading up the truck, and driving off into the sunset to their next site. Their job is done. You take a step back and imagine a time in the near future when the area will be bustling with your employees, each working hard to grow your business. You become antsy with anticipation and excited to start this new …Read More

  7. Household Items You Forget to Clean

    You have conquered the impossible. Distancing yourself from the outside world, you buckled down, turned the music up, and took the day to finally clean your place. Goodbye pile of laundry that nearly touched the ceiling! Au revoir moldy Chinese takeout from a month ago! Farewell weird stain of unknown liquid on the rug! Basking in the sweet, sweet glory of your accomplishment, you fall back on you…Read More

  8. Finding Motivation to Clean

    It begins with one simple item. Maybe it’s a cup left on the coffee table or a shirt tossed into the corner of your room before bed. I’ll pick it up later, you think to yourself, but little do you know that you’ve just initiated the devastating snowball effect of messiness. The next day you come home from a hard day at work, and all you want to do is sit on the couch and lounge. Before you k…Read More

  9. Twenty Surprising Ways To Live a Greener Life Today

    We started UMG Cleaning in 2007 because we were concerned with the long-term health and environmental effects of traditional cleaning products. We wanted to offer the best and most thorough, nontoxic, green cleaning services that would not add to our or your carbon footprint! Since then, we have been committed to our environmental stewardship and have been recognized by New York Magazine and Time …Read More

  10. What Your Workspace Says About You And Your Business

    Previously, we posted an article explaining the benefits of hiring a professional commercial cleaning team to maintain your office space. Some of those benefits included: cleaning teams provide extensive, deep-cleaning services, you won’t have to be distracted by minute details throughout your day, your employees can focus on working hard while cleaning teams do the same and you will save yourse…Read More