Finding peace of mind: the benefits of working with a housekeeping agency

Finding peace of mind: the benefits of working with a housekeeping agency

30th May, 2024 Posted by Kerry Barnham

Maintaining a clean and organised home can often feel like an insurmountable task in the hustle and bustle of modern life.

From juggling work commitments, managing family responsibilities, and relentless to-do lists, finding the time and energy to keep your living space in top condition can be a challenge. This is where housekeeping agencies step in, offering a range of services to alleviate the burden of household chores and provide much-needed peace of mind.

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4 reasons to use a housekeeper agency to find domestic support

4 reasons to use a housekeeper agency to find domestic support

20th May, 2024 Posted by Kerry Barnham

Your home is your castle – and every castle needs a housekeeper. However, when it comes to hiring domestic support to help with the smooth running of your home, it can be a very daunting process, particularly if it is your first time.

Whether you are recruiting a nanny, housekeeper, or even senior support for your elderly parents, there are many areas you need to consider that may not be apparent when you first start looking.

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7 important benefits of working with an established housekeeper agency

7 important benefits of working with an established housekeeper agency

16th May, 2024 Posted by Kerry Barnham

In today’s increasingly busy world, life has never been more hectic.

With professional couples busy juggling work, childcare, running a house, making time to exercise and trying to spend time with friends and family, let’s face it: something’s got to give.

Which is why it might be time to start thinking about hiring a housekeeper.

If you do decide to make the leap to hiring household help, whilst it might be tempting to go it alone, there are numerous benefits to working with an established agency.

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What makes a great housekeeper?

What makes a great housekeeper?

26th April, 2024 Posted by Kerry Barnham

It’s not just about making your home spotlessly clean (although that is a huge part of it!), but they can also improve your living space, how you spend your time, your relationships with your partner and children, and reduce your stress levels too.

With a domestic housekeeper, there will be no more time wasted looking for school uniform in the mornings, no more sitting in traffic to collect something from the post office, and you’ll even open the fridge door to find the groceries put away (with the fridge having been given a thorough clean beforehand too!)

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8 ways a housekeeper can benefit working mums

8 ways a housekeeper can benefit working mums

11th April, 2024 Posted by Kerry Barnham

From packing lunch boxes and navigating drop offs before you even start your day at work to after school activities and cooking dinner in the evening when you get home, every second of your day is accounted for - and that’s before you even think about getting started on the housework!

In fact, a recent survey found that UK parents spend over 100 hours a week juggling household tasks - and if all this work was combined into one role, it would command a total salary of £70,768 a year.

If you feel like you’re constantly spinning too many plates and that you don’t have enough time to get everything done, you’re definitely not imagining it.

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It's me or the dog!

It's me or the dog!

2nd April, 2024

There’s a growing trend in the housekeeper world of families asking their nannies or housekeepers to be involved with the family pet - or to be more specific, walking the dog.

Whilst it sounds lovely and relaxing, in fact this new trend is causing issues regarding several areas of the nanny or housekeeper’s work within the home.

It goes without saying that when someone works within a family home, they accept that everyone within the home comes as a package - and many times this will include a dog. Whilst this is great if you are hiring a dog lover - what if your nanny or housekeeper isn’t so keen on your furry friend?

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