Keeping a clean home contributes to living a more peaceful life. But you don’t have to spend your life cleaning! Just ten minutes a day of focused tidying and wiping can make all the difference in the cleanliness of your home.

Cleaning expert Joy Lukacs, has come out with four more books to add to her A Joy To Clean series of books. With 28 years of professional cleaning experience, Joy shares tips and tricks for cleaning your own house, cleaning for other people, cleaning the interior of your car, your windows, and your vacation rental. These books detail the process of efficiently and thoroughly cleaning every nook and cranny of your home as well as advice on running a business cleaning homes, car interiors, windows, and vacation rentals. There is also a chapter on Move Out cleans for those who rent.

Having released the first of the series in February 2020, she felt it necessary to quickly come out with A Joy To Clean – 2nd edition to address how to effectively clean and disinfect touch points throughout your home and car to keep you and loved ones safe.

As a person who didn’t learn any specifics about cleaning until hired by a maid service in 1992, Joy brings her expert advice to you in a well laid out format that’s easy to read with many colourful pictures to better illustrate the information.

These books are available in Otter Books in Nelson and Figments in Kaslo. You can also find them on and By following the advice given in these beautiful books you, too, can become an expert cleaner.

Joy Lukacs