02 Feb '11, 9am

More hiring cleaning companies for Lunar New Year clean-up: SINGAPORE: More people are engaging house cleaning c...

More hiring cleaning companies for Lunar New Year clean-up: SINGAPORE: More people are engaging house cleaning c...

SINGAPORE: More people are engaging house cleaning companies to get their homes spick and span in the two months leading up to the Lunar New Year. Cleaning companies Channel NewsAsia spoke to said business is up by 10 to 15 per cent as compared to the same period last year. And they've also received some very interesting requests. "This house owner who requested to have all the ceiling corners vacuumed, they believe that will take away the bad luck and allow the new luck to come in," said Angie Koh, Managing Director of Amahs on Wheels. Service Manager of DomesticONE, Keith Yew, said: "Customers do actually request that we clean in detail, like in between the lines of the tiles... requests like this, we need two days to service one apartment." And with new properties sprouting up each year, competition is heating up. However, homeowners should be careful of whom they hire ...

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