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How to Protect Your Pets from Summer Pests

How to Protect Your Pets from Summer Pests For our four legged friends, summer is nothing but endless fun, with long hikes in the woods, squirrel chasing, frisbee catching, siestas in the shade of a tree, and swimming at the beach. But along with seasonal fun and relaxation comes the nuisance of summer pests. As […]

Time to Clean Out Your Drawers

Time to Clean Out Your Drawers We all have a junk drawer that is so jam packed we can barely open it. But is that your only dirty secret? Dresser drawers are typically less chaotic, but during the week they too can run amok as we make multiple wardrobe changes. This week, take the bull […]

Reusable Face Masks 101

Reusable Face Masks 101 The benefits of wearing a mask in public during the coronavirus outbreak are obvious. It not only keeps you safe, but also those around you. In fact, until we have a vaccine, we need to consider a reusable mask as part of our everyday ensemble. Like shoes, a mask is now […]

Streak Free Windows in 3 Easy Steps

Streak Free Windows in 3 Easy Steps Keeping windows clean can be a challenge, especially in the summer, and doubly so with kids and pets. Sticky fingers, wet noses and everyday dirt and grime can leave windows looking dull and shabby. Make your windows clean and sparkly with this simple DIY cleaning solution and a […]

How to Safely Clean Up Broken CFLs

How to Safely Clean Up Broken CFLs Do you use CFLs in your home? Not sure? CFL stands for compact fluorescent light. They’re the curly tube light bulbs that use less energy, are cost efficient and eco-friendly. The only downside? Cleaning up a broken CFL bulb can be a bit trickier than sweeping up a […]

Summer Garden Clean-Up

Summer Garden Clean-Up   With travel still limited this summer, backyards across the country have become even more precious. Anyone with the luxury of their own space is making staycation plans which can range from no impact to high impact activities. You can read a book on a hammock, enjoy refreshing dips in the inground […]

Helpful Hacks for the Cottage

Helpful Hacks for the Cottage   Heading up to the cottage this weekend for a little sun and relaxation? These summertime hacks are sure to help.  HOMEMADE FIRE STARTERS Reconnect with your inner girl guide, boy scout or sea cadet to make the best homemade fire starter around. The main ingredient of this DIY is […]

Maintain a Picture-Perfect Porch

Maintain a Picture-Perfect Porch   Once the warm weather arrives, a front porch can increase your living space by several square feet.  All you need is a comfortable chair or two, or if you have the space, an iconic porch swing allows you to enjoy an early morning cup of coffee or a cool glass […]

Canada Day 2020: New Ways to Celebrate

Canada Day 2020: New Ways to Celebrate This Canada Day we can still celebrate, we just need to get creative given the social distancing rules in place. Parks are open, but instead of packing a picnic basket and heading to a shady tree, consider making a big splash at home. Sing the National Anthem When […]

The DOs and DON’Ts of Eating Outdoors

The DOs and DON’Ts of Eating Outdoors   With summer finally here, eating lunch or dinner out on the front porch, back deck, or around the pool have become a reality. With social distancing measures beginning to loosen, picnics in the park are soon to be another venue! Here are a few tips to eating […]

How to Clean Your Driveway Without Using a Power Washer

How to Clean Your Driveway Without Using a Power Washer   Curb appeal is much more than a manicured lawn and some beautiful landscaping. It extends to a well-maintained driveway to provide a great first impression of your home. In fact, if looking to sell, it can even increase property value. Yes, tire marks, oil […]

Sidewalk Chalk: So Joyful, So Easy to Clean!        

Sidewalk Chalk: So Joyful, So Easy to Clean! Looking for a family-friendly, low-mess, and inexpensive summer activity? Think chalk art! Getting creative with sidewalk chalk is fun for kids young and old, all you need is a bit of sidewalk, interlocking bricks or playground space. Popular designs include flowers, rainbows, butterflies, smiley faces and hopscotch […]

How to Clean Your Driveway Without Using a Power Washer

How to Clean Your Driveway Without Using a Power Washer   Curb appeal is much more than a manicured lawn and some beautiful landscaping. It extends to a well-maintained driveway to provide a great first impression of your home. In fact, if looking to sell, it can even increase property value. Yes, tire marks, oil […]

Popular Household Items That Should be Recycled

Popular Household Items That Should be Recycled   To recycle or not to recycle, that is the question—about 5 times a day! We all know the basic rules of recycling, but there are always a few items that stump us. In fact, there are plenty of household items people trash that should really be recycled. […]

The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Countertops

The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Countertops   Here’s an A to Z guide to cleaning all types of countertops. Of course, check with the manufacturer for the recommended cleaning procedure, as warranties on products might become void if cleaning recommendations are not followed.    Butcher Block Countertop Clean with mild soap and water. Wipe the […]

Molly Maid's Book

A clean house has never been so simple!

The MOLLY MAID Cleaning Handbook is full of easy cleaning methods, tips and advice. Cleaning can be fast and simple; from tackling the clutter to scrubbing the bathtub, the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID will be with you every step of the way. With a system as efficient as MOLLY MAID, you’ll have plenty of time left over to enjoy your sparkling home.