Back-to-school season is here and parents are hoping for a great start before the next holiday weekend.

Back to school in Harrisburg, NCBusses are on the road. School supply aisles are in shambles. Teachers’ alarms are going off every morning across the greater-Charlotte, NC area. Summer is over. At least that’s the perspective of school students and their parents, as many children are now back in the classroom. Those parents are hoping for a great start to the new school year AND looking forward to a great Labor Day weekend. The best thing to do is make a plan for both.

Most experts say to focus on preparing the children for the transition that comes with the new school year. Touring the school, meeting the teachers and connecting your child to a friend can all help with making this time easier on your student. Here is a good article of back-to-school tips. It also offers safety tips.

Now you can plan for the upcoming three-day weekend on September 2 – 4. Activities like camping, fishing, golfing, biking are obvious ones for the region leading up to grilling in the backyard or the local park. However, if those don’t do it for you, click on this article for other ideas for local fun.

Below are some interesting facts about Labor Day and what to do if you want your Charlotte-area home or business professionally cleaned this fall.


Seven Fun Trivia Facts About Labor Day

1) The first ever US Labor Day was celebrated on 5th of September. 1882 on Tuesday in New York City which was planned by the Central Labor Union.
2) The American Labor Day concept was idealized by Canada in order to honor the Labor Movement. They also held a “9-hour Movement” to support the striking workers.
Labor Day in Harrisburg, NC3) The first state to celebrate Labor Day was Oregon. The legal holiday was celebrated in 1887.
4) Labor Day was made a National Holiday by Grover Cleveland when he signed an Act in 1894 establishing a federal holiday.
5) A congress passed an Act on June 28th, 1894, to make Labor Day a legal holiday to be celebrated on the first Monday of September.
6) Labor Day weekend is considered to be the busiest travel weekend of the year.
7) Labor Day is also considered to be the end of Hotdog season. According to a National Hotdog and Sausage Council, Americans typically consume almost 7 billion hot dogs.

Camelot’s Pressure Washing Services for Late Summer Cleaning

When it comes to exterior cleaning services, the Camelot techs are the Charlotte-area pressure washing experts. They use the softwash technique to safely clean nearly every surface, specializing in house washing, and pressure washing sidewalks, patiosdecks and driveways. They even remove graffiti and install gutter guard protection, perfect for the upcoming storm season.

Pressure washing by Camelot Pressure Washing in Harrisburg, NCTo schedule a spring pressure washing appointment, contact the office at 704.400.0623 or email a staff member at info@CamelotPressureWashing.comThe Camelot techs serve residents and businesses throughout the greater Charlotte, NC area, including Harrisburg, Concord, Kannapolis, Mt. Pleasant, Matthews, Pineville and Huntersville.

“I had to have a pressure washing in less than two weeks due to HOA noticing mildew on the side of my house. Camelot was able to come out and do a fantastic job within two days.” – Kasey K.

Click here to read the many reviews on Camelot’s Facebook page or the testimonials on this website.

Happy Labor Day!