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Old 01-16-2013, 11:12 AM   #1
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Don't Laugh - remote/national cleaning services

I am curious if any solo 'Streamers make use of any reputable (if they exist) national cleaning/maid service plans whilst they are on the road for extended periods; and if so, can provide feedback on good companies (or good methods they've used.)

When I finally pull the trigger (currently planned at T -20 months,) I plan not only on a unit I can live and work in comfortably, but I can also house guests - siblings, their children, friends, etc. So while I recognize that you personalize and make a trailer YOURS first and foremost, I also recognize that what is comfortable for me will cause my mother or my sisters-in-law to pull out the scrubbers and get to work in the kitchen when I am not looking.

So, the idea would be is if I am traveling to one of the great western parks and my brother and his family fly out to meet me there, is there a national subscription service (or other ideas you may have) that would enable me to cost-effectively have a cleaning service come in near to or at where my meet-up destination is, so that my family and friends have a more comfortable and enjoyable hygene experience during visits? Would any FlyingJ or other plazas carry such services, or other ideas you may have?

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Old 01-16-2013, 12:21 PM   #2
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I know you said don't laugh, but I can not help it. This really is funny to me. I clean up as I mess up. If this is not good enough for someone visiting that frankly is their problem not mine.
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Old 01-16-2013, 01:18 PM   #3
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I've seen some cleaning services making visits at larger state parks in Oregon. They do deep cleaning on big rigs and I imagine that if you were full-timing having your carpets steam cleaned and other similar difficult tasks might be really nice.

I'm not aware of a national chain but I think that some googling will help you find service like this in a specific area. In my area, the biggest RV dealer offers this service. Here's an example of a company in MD
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Old 01-16-2013, 01:44 PM   #4
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Ahhh! RV dealerships -- I had not thought of that option. Thanks for the information, Janet!
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:28 PM   #5
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There are several chain household cleaning services (Merry Maids comes to mind) who do one time deep cleaning events in addition to contracted weekly type stuff.
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