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How do you get hard water stains off of a glass shower door?

Our master bath shower door is a beast to clean. How can I get rid of the hard water stains?

Personal Assistant Duties: What Can a Personal Assistant Do for You?

Need help managing things at home or at work? A personal assistant could be just the ticket. Here's everything you should know. If you run a business, manage the needs of your large family, or just have too much to do in a day, you’ve probably daydreamed about hiring a... more


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Hello. I need to hire someone for some yard work in my home. My back is to damaged to do it myself. Where on this site do I find that section?


Housekeeping duties: What you can expect from your housekeeper

If you’ve ever looked around your house in a moment of high stress and wondered if you should hire a housekeeper to help, the answer is probably yes. These days, many households have two parents who are both working outside the home. Working full-time jobs and taking care of the... more


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How much time do you spend spring cleaning?

I used to spend a week straight cleaning. Now I am worried I won't be able too since I starting working again. How much time do you spend?

Personal chefs: How much do they cost — and are they worth it?

Americans devote an average of 37 minutes a day preparing, serving and cleaning up after their meals, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That number creeps up to 44 minutes a day for families with kids, totaling more than 267 hours a year spent in the kitchen. For... more


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How often should my housekeeper come?

I recently hired a housekeeper to come once a month. The first Wednesday of every month. How often do housekeepers usually come? Is this average? In the future, could I change it to have her come more frequently?


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How do you handle out-of-pocket expenses for Personal Assistant?

I'm looking to hire a Personal Assistant for the first time every and want to know what apps for logistical arrangements others use for payment of expenses such as groceries, dry cleaning, etc.  Do you use a prepaid card?  A credit card in the name of the assistant?  Does... more