WOOD RIVER — Maid to Shine, a local housecleaning company, will be holding their grand opening and open house event 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 31. The event will be held at the business’ new location at 933 E. Edwardsville Road.
This event will mark the first physical location of the business, which has been helping residents have clean and green homes since 1993.
“I am so excited about our open house and about the products we will be selling,” said Marlene Lybarger, president and owner of Maid To Shine.
Maid to Shine will be selling Better Life Green Cleaning products, along with microfiber flat mops and microfiber towels.
“We use Better Life Green Cleaning products because it helps us provide a safe cleaning experience for our clients and their families,” Lybarger said. “We are dedicated to using 100 percent plant-based and eco-friendly products, which are biodegradable and do not contain any petrochemicals, ethoxylates or volatile organic compounds. These eco-friendly products also outperform conventional cleaners and do not contain dyes, solvents or fragrances. We really feel that our clients benefit from these products.”
Maid to Shine will also provide demonstrations of the products they use for those who attend the grand opening. Attendees will be shown how to use the products without needing to purchase them first.
“We plan on continuing these free demonstrations during our daily operations following the grand opening event, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.,” Lybarger said.
Professional cleaning demonstrations will also be given on how to have a streak-free laminate floor, the safest green products to use on granite counters, stainless steel appliances and others, the best way to clean mirrors, the Miracle Cloth and more.
Attendees can take advantage of free cleaning samples while supplies last, door prizes and drawings at every hour for a Green Cleaning Start Up Kit at the grand opening. Maid to Shine is also extending a 20 percent discount on their Ultra Shine cleaning service and 10 percent off a first-time cleaning to attendees.
Maid to Shine will also offer a grand prize drawing for a free Ultra Shine service, which provides incredibly thorough cleaning of the winner’s home. Participants must live within Maid to Shine’s service area.
“We are really looking forward to everyone coming out to the grand opening, and we are eager for this new chapter of our business,” Lybarger said.
Maid to Shine has offered green cleaning services made from natural sugars, starches and amino acids to homes for 20 years. The green cleaning company offers several cleaning options to fit their clients’ lifestyles, providing all the equipment and cleaning supplies necessary to clean homes. The company also offers free consultations.
Maid to Shine has three teams that service Edwardsville and Glen Carbon area every day and is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
For information, call (618) 656-5446 or (618) 258-8455 or visit the website at www.greenandcleanhousekeeping.com.