Becky Rapinchuk

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Becky Rapinchuk

Becky is a cleaning expert and member of The Spruce's Cleaning Review Board with over a decade of cleaning experience under her belt. She knows how to clean quickly and effectively—and wants you to know her secrets to a clean house. This wife and mom of three kids and two dogs, former art teacher, and pro mess cleaner-upper is a 4x author, and a natural cleaning and home-keeping expert.

Founder of the lifestyle brand, Clean Mama, Becky has been sharing her tips and tricks on the Internet since 2009. Known for her signature cleaning routine, Becky helps busy households find a little peace in their homes with recommended tasks, taking the guesswork out of cleaning.


  • 10+ years of cleaning experience.
  • Author of 4 best-selling books—2014, 2017, 2019, 2020.
  • Good Housekeeping Product Award Winner, 2021.
  • Developer of Clean Mama cleaning products.


Becky founded her lifestyle brand and blog, Clean Mama, in 2009, which has since grown enormously. Becky has now published 4 books on housekeeping as well as launched a line of housekeeping products lauded by influential brands. She has advised the world’s leading names in lifestyle—Martha Stewart, Real Simple, Better Homes & Gardens, Family Circle, Good Housekeeping, Midwest Living, Samsung, and more—on how to clean up life’s big and little messes.


Becky has her BA in K-12 Art Education.

Expertise: Housekeeping, Natural cleaning solutions, Eco-friendly cleaning
Location: Chicagoland, IL
Title: Housekeeping & Cleaning Expert
Business Name: Clean Mama

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