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New Ways to Improve Your Recycling System

New Ways to Improve Your Recycling System   Recycling has been a focus for eco-conscious Canadians for over 40 years. Surprised? Well, we’ve come a long way and much has changed during that time. Knowledge has been gained, systems improved and some manufacturers have come on board. Yet the urgency to reduce waste is still […]

Make Chores More Energy Efficient

Make Chores More Energy Efficient   From solar power to electric cars, people are keeping energy efficiency top of mind. But, you don’t have to break the bank or give up all your free time to make a difference. It’s surprising how a few small changes can make a huge impact, especially in the way […]

How Soon is Too Soon for Spring Yard Clean-up?

How Soon is Too Soon for Spring Yard Clean-up?   With or without a green thumb, most of us are itching to get into the yard to clean up and prep flower beds for this year’s bounty. But wait! Working in the garden too soon can do more harm than good. Gardening in Canada can […]

Tis the Season to Update Your Home Decor

Tis the Season to Update Your Home Decor   There’s something about spring that’s so inspiring. A spring refresh doesn’t take much effort, you’d be surprised what a new coat of paint in the living room or a few new pillows on outdoor furniture will do to freshen up a space. Looking for some ideas […]

7 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

7 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day   Drive Less Good for the environment and your health, finding alternatives to taking the car helps to reduce your carbon footprint. That’s why cities around the world continue to install bike lanes and set up bike-share programs. Fewer cars means less pollution. It’s that easy. Grow Something Planting […]

Give Winter Blues a Citrus Kick!

Give Winter Blues a Citrus Kick!   It’s been a long winter, everyone’s ready for spring to arrive. Shrug off the last of the winter blues with this new fresh DIY cleaning spray. Greening your cleaning routine has many benefits. Not only will it save you money, but it will also reduce the number of […]

Sustainable Laundry Solutions

Sustainable Laundry Solutions   Consumers are more aware now than ever of the ethical and environmental impacts associated with their clothing purchases. Thrifting among 18 to 24 year olds is at an all time high as people look for sustainable solutions. And, while making changes to the way we shop is a step in the […]

Zero Waste To-Go Kit Essentials

Zero Waste To-Go Kit Essentials   Self-contained and sustainable, a zero waste travel kit is not only eco-friendly but a way to keep germs contained. Build one for every member of your family. It’s simple. Just start with a reusable bag and go from there. While most items are standard, each kit can be personalized. […]

A Simple Guide to Eco-Friendly Cleaning

A Simple Guide to Eco-Friendly Cleaning   Eco-friendly cleaning, also called green cleaning, simply means cleaning without the use of toxic chemicals – no bleach, no antibacterial soap, no aerosol air fresheners and no ammonia. It’s cleaning with kindness to those you live with (people and pets) and the world at large. Making the switch […]

MOLLY MAID UK and the 4 Ns

MOLLY MAID UK and the 4 Ns   Our colleagues across the pond recently identified some “clean living” strategies we just had to share! Next time you head to the grocery store, keep the 4 Ns in mind to ensure you’re buying the freshest and healthiest food for your family. Natural Nutrition experts recommend that […]

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 […]

How to Store Fruit and Veggies for Ultimate Freshness

How to Store Fruit and Veggies for Ultimate Freshness   Mark the calendar! Your local weekly farmers market is now offering a bounty of beautiful fresh local produce! On a hot summer day, fresh fruit can be refreshing and vegetables that pack a good crunch are an essential summer snack. Even cooking with fresh fruit […]

10 Surprising Things You Can Compost

10 Surprising Things You Can Compost   Most gardeners know the value of a good compost heap. Not only is it eco-friendly, but the end product is also a nutrient-rich, plant-loving soil often referred to as black gold. Compost is a homegrown fertilizer, guaranteed to improve plant growth and fruit production. Food scraps are the […]

Tips to Keep Your Bathroom Smelling Fresh

Tips to Keep Your Bathroom Smelling Fresh   Of all the rooms in our home, the bathroom is where we want it to smell the freshest. It’s also the toughest room to keep and maintain a pleasant scent. Keeping it clean, of course, is the first line of defence. But, it’s the days in between […]

Setting up a Simple Backyard Compost System

Setting up a Simple Backyard Compost System   Setting up Leaf mold, vegetable matter, mulch, soil conditioner, humus or refuse heap—compost has a long list of names. But to the avid gardener it’s simply black gold, guaranteed to enrich soil, help retain moisture and suppress plant disease and pests. This has led many a green […]

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.