• Helpful Hints to keep you and your home safe throughout the holiday season

    Holiday Home Safety Tips… Keep windows, garages and sheds locked, and don’t forget to use deadbolts. Use timers to turn on lights and a television or radio. Maintain at least a foot of space between a burning candle and anything that can catch fire. When handing lights outdoors, avoid using staples or nails which can […]

  • How should chefs plan for their trial period…?

    So, you’ve passed through the interview stage and been shortlisted, and now you are waiting to hear about your trial period. This is the critical point and many chefs fall foul of poor preparation and a casual approach. Careful planning is critical. An initial short trial period, normally 3-5 days is critical in my opinion, […]

  • Cleaning a luxury living room in a multi-million household

    How do you clean a luxurious living room in a multi-million pound property? This is one of the many questions we usually ask potential housekeepers and cleaners at an interview; to ensure that they are fit to work for our HNW clientele. Dust is probably the biggest bugbear for owners of lavish properties or buildings. […]

  • Bill Would Raise Georgia’s Minimum Wage to $10 An Hour

    ATLANTA — If some Georgia lawmakers get their way, minimum wage in the state would climb past $10 an hour. Senate Bill 15, dubbed the Minimum Wage Law, is sponsored by State Sen. Donzella James (D), whose district covers Metro Atlanta, among others. The bill calls for employers in Georgia to pay their employees at […]

  • 3 Fun Activities Nannies Can Do With Kids This Fall

    Autumn brings with it cool weather, apple cider and tons of activities nannies can do with kids. Many of these activities can also be completed outside while you view the red, orange and yellow landscape surrounding you. Here are three activities nannies can introduce to kids: Create a plan If your housekeeper isn’t performing up […]

  • 3 Tips to Help Your Housekeeper or Houseman Improve

    Hiring a professional to help you clean your home should be a great, stress-free experience. Unfortunately, for some it’s not stress-free due to a lack of communication between cleaners and the family. Here are three tips to help your cleaner improve: Create a plan If your housekeeper isn’t performing up to par, sit down and […]

  • Buckhead Home Invasion Suspects Pose as Georgia Power Workers

    By Alexis Stevens – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution They posed as Georgia Power workers, but instead the three men forced their way into a Buckhead apartment Wednesday morning and tied up two people, according to Atlanta police. Investigators were called to an apartment complex in the 700 block of Morosgo Drive, where a resident and a […]