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Synonyms for housecleaning

a thorough or drastic reorganization

Words related to housecleaning

(figurative) the act of reforming by the removal of unwanted personnel or practices or conditions

the act of cleaning the rooms and furnishings of a house

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As a home concierge, we take care of the housecleaning, laundry and dry cleaning while our clients are busy working, so they can return to a clean house and freshly laundered clothing and linens," said Adam Steinberg, who co-founded Scrubzz with his brother Jeff Steinberg.
With its entry into the Middle East, a company called iRobot that sells products in 50 countries has launched a series of housecleaning robots based on industrial-style cleaners that can be programmed to pick up dirt around the house.
That's the only reason I can think she told me she was going housecleaning, because she was humiliated," Lori Ballman said.
8220;We provide incredibly thorough and detailed housecleaning by trained and competent professionals on all levels, but some levels are more detailed than others,” said Pashos.
and Canada to offer free housecleaning to women diagnosed with cancer.
Some periodic housecleaning goes a long way towards keeping your Bradley's second generation common electronics unit (SGCEU) on the job, crewmen.
Yet when Sir Thomas Legg imposes limits on what they can claim for housecleaning and gardening retrospectively, they bleat about his ruling being totally unfair and contrary to the rules of natural justice.
The manual offers step-by-step techniques and a systematic approach to housecleaning, an independent living skill, for students who are blind and visually impaired.
The husband-wife team of Irina and Vladimir Saveliev started aXXa in 2006 after Irina tired of her housecleaning business.
KSPN-AM (710) station manager Bob Koontz made it sound as if there'd be no major housecleaning when he told us Thursday morning that changes in the station's direction would be announced at a staff meeting Monday.
WAGES serves the greater San Francisco Bay area and specializes in housecleaning co-ops.
A number of writers demanded a Republican housecleaning and urged voters to elect Democrats.
Also, a comprehensive overhaul of both the FBI and CIA needs to be done, along with a thorough housecleaning of corrupt agents.
Roy Smith, an African American employee of a local housecleaning service, was arrested, convicted and sentenced to life in prison for killing Bessie Goldberg, who may or may not have been the Strangler's ninth victim.
When I was working on Nickel and Dimed, one employer--a housecleaning service--administered a test asking whether I was subject to moods of self-pity.