We are HCT (House Cleaning Technician) Certified!

Cary Maids is HCT Certified, one of approximately 100 in the world. The vast majority of residential cleaners aren’t aware of the scientific advances in the areas of microbiology, chemistry and cleaning technology that improve our health and well-being. HCT’s who successfully complete this extensive course are well versed in these topics as well as other important topics which include safety, methods and productivity. In this course cleaning technicians are taught the value and criteria for developing a proper cleaning methodology, including the microbiology and chemistry behind soil, as well as how to identify and care for many of the materials and surfaces commonly found in homes today. In addition to caring for the home and its contents, a professional house cleaning technician helps care for a clients health, this includes hygienic cleaning, effective sanitizing of surfaces, use of appropriate cleaning agents, and procedures to prevent cross contamination.

The Science of Cleaning
When understood at its most fundamental level, cleaning (and sanitizing and disinfecting) are processes based in science, the course includes a significant science lesson relevant to cleaning products and processes., including:

  • Cleaning chemistry
  • pH scale
  • Types of cleaners and bleaches
  • Wet and dry solvents
  • Sanitizers and disinfectants

Our employees have been rigorously trained. For our client’s peace of mind, each employee agrees to be background checked and drug tested. Our company is fully bonded. In addition, we carry both Worker’s Compensation and Liability insurance. You can rest assured the person in your home has integrity, is trustworthy and is held accountable to Cary Maids policies and standards.

Our company has been screened and verified by trade leaders in our industry, having been held up to the highest possible standards.