MOST RECENT

Top 4 Spaces to Clean Out this Month

Top 4 Spaces to Clean Out this Month   The Pantry As summer winds down, it’s the perfect time to sort through your kitchen cabinets. Pull everything out of your pantry and give the shelves a good wash (a favourite breeding grounding for house moths). Then, sort through the contents of your pantry. This is […]

Self Care Should Be Part of Your Daily Routine

Self Care Should Be Part of Your Daily Routine     Keeping the space we call home clean and well maintained is a priority we can all agree on. We know the importance of replacing the filter on the furnace and changing the batteries in the smoke detectors. Lists of household chores are made and […]

How to Winterize Your Lawn

How to Winterize Your Lawn   Just like good sleep hygiene helps us sleep better, fall garden prep will ensure your yard is better prepared for the coming cold and frost. Also, it helps it achieve a quicker spring recovery after the winter thaw. Prune Summer Growth Pull out your pruning shears and tidy the […]

Getting Your Pet Ready for Autumn

Getting Your Pet Ready for Autumn   Nothing beats a walk on a sunny day in October. The crisp cool air and the crunch of fallen leaves underfoot is magical for people and their pets. As the temperatures dip, sweaters are pulled from storage, and socks and shoes replace sandals. Seasonal tweaks to our routine […]

September Brings Back Routine

Fall Brings Back Routine   The carefree days of summer are fading, the kids are back to school and there’s a slight chill in the air. But don’t let the change of season get you down. Fall is magical. Think autumn leaves, chunky sweaters, hikes in the woods, stylish boots, and pumpkin spiced lattes. Embrace […]

Bird Bath Maintenance a Must Late Summer

Bird Bath Maintenance a Must Late Summer   Calling all ornithologists, birdwatchers, and twitchers! Having a birdbath in your backyard is a surefire way to attract more birds as all birds need a clean water source. But, a dirty birdbath can do more harm than good. Stagnant, contaminated water can harbour unhealthy concentrations of bacteria […]

Back-to-School Stain Solutions

Back-to-School Stain Solutions   Heading back to school can be a mix of emotions for both kids and their parents. Excitement and fear are often the most common as kids head out on their own and parents hold their breath that everything goes well. Remind kids not to “sweat the small stuff”, as the experts […]

Troubleshooting Common Composting Problems

Troubleshooting Common Composting Problems   Maintaining a healthy compost heap can be a challenge, but most garden enthusiasts find it well worth the effort. Good compost is the foundation of any successful garden. It adds nutrients to the soil and helps it to retain water, both of which help plants to grow. Finished compost, often […]

7 Tips to Keep Your Dorm Room Tidy

7 Tips to Keep Your Dorm Room Tidy   Starting university or college is a big step! Adding a move away from home makes an even more daunting experience. One of the biggest challenges for many will be living in a small space with a roommate or two. Keeping your dorm room neat and tidy […]

Glamping – Simple Steps to Upgrade your Tent

Glamping – Simple Steps to Upgrade your Tent   Glamping sites have opened up across the country and, while it’s not a new trend, more and more people are understanding the allure. A combination of the words “glamour” and “camping”, glamping is for those who want to enjoy the great outdoors without having to compromise […]

Back to School Prep

Back to School Prep   Will they or won’t they? Fingers crossed, kids will be able to return to school in the fall (with cautious measures in place). So, let them get excited. Bring back some of the “back-to-school”  hype we once enjoyed. And, as Alexander Bell said so many years ago, before anything else, […]

Fall Yard Work Made Beautiful

Fall Yard Work Made Beautiful   Preparing the garden for winter is hard work. Cleaning up fallen leaves, wrapping trees, and trimming back branches are just some of the many tasks that need to be done before the snow begins to fall. But while you work, keep a lookout for the perfect leaf or two. […]

Halloween 2020: Start New Traditions

Halloween 2020: Start New Traditions   Halloween candy and costumes are already stocked on shelves at grocery stores, but whether or not kids will be allowed to trick or treat is still unknown. Will Halloween be cancelled?! It all depends on the daily numbers and the dreaded second wave. So, hope for the best and […]

Stop Ignoring Your Gutters 

Stop Ignoring Your Gutters Gutter maintenance is essential in the fall. As the trees drop their leaves they get caught in the eaves troughs, which doesn’t allow rain to drain properly. Debris and pooling water it may sound innocent, but it can lead to holes and leaks, or much worse: a wet basement, leaky roof or […]

How to Clean a Dirty Door Screen

In this week’s blog, we break down three tried and true methods to clean that stubborn door screen. Your screens will be looking good as new in no time!

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.