Why Us?

Our leadership teams has over 30 years of janitorial cleaning service experience

Established in 2005 by founders Edwin and Herlyn Cartagena, Mathews Industries now provides full commercial cleaning services for a number of industries, including:

Edwin and Herlyn have been dedicated to keeping up with the latest cleaning technologies and standards, all while keeping their cleaning services as green and environmentally friendly as possible.

Mathews Industries offers superior commercial cleaning services throughout the Chicagoland area.

Founder Edwin Cartagena
Edwin started out a custodian for a cleaning company in 1994 and quickly rose up the ranks. Edwin has extensive experience in all type of floor care, including carpeting, tile and wood. With personal cleaning experience in various schools, hotels, restaurants, theaters, banks, hospitals and factories, Edwin brings a wealth of cleaning knowledge that helps to lead his cleaning teams to meet and exceed their clients expectations.

Founder Herlyn Cartagena
Starting as a custodian in 2001, Herlyn soon moved into a supervisory position. Working her way up the ladder, Herlyn has been able to see first hand the ins and outs of the cleaning industry and knows what it takes to keep up the high standards needed to maintain facilities from restaurant to hospitals. She brings to the company extensive experience in cleaning schools, banks, hotels, restaurants, hospitals and factories.


"Mathews Industries has done a great job. The building is looking good and our expectations have been exceeded."
-- C.E.

Chicagoland Area

Mathews Industries provides cleaning services for the entire Chicagoland area, including:

  • Arlington Heights
  • Barrington
  • Bensenville
  • Downers Grove
  • Elk Grove Village
  • Elmhurst
  • Glendale Heights
  • Mt. Prospect
  • Park Ridge
  • Schaumburg
  • Wheaton
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Green Cleaning

Our cleaning services focus on keeping your environment clean as well as protecting the environment. Committed to become being stewards to the environment, all of our technicians have been trained and educated on various environmentally friendly "Green Cleaning" processes, including chemical use reduction, waste management, recycling and energy conservation.

Schools, Offices & More

Mathews Industries is proud to service many types of industries including: