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More Amazing Pool Noodle Hacks

More Amazing Pool Noodle Hacks   Out-of-the-ordinary, wacky household hacks that work are always worth celebrating! And, we can’t get enough of the many different ways to use a pool noodle. Pool noodles aren’t just for floating around the pool anymore, they can be used in almost every room of your house, indoors and out. […]

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 […]

5 Remedies to Get Rid of Ants

5 Remedies to Get Rid of Ants   Bugs are a big part of summer living. Black flies at the cottage, mosquitos at dusk and clusters of midges by the beach, these pests are to be expected outdoors, but once they cross the threshold into our homes somehow it’s less tolerable. Ants are perhaps the […]

Dog Poop Disposal in the City is a Challenge

Dog Poop Disposal in the City is a Challenge   City sidewalks and perfectly appointed city parks have always posed a problem for city dwellers with pets. To poop and scoop is a pet owner’s promise and the manufacturing of green doggie poop bags has become a booming industry. But, is it the best choice? […]

Resetting our Relationship with Nature

Resetting our Relationship with Nature Did you know that June 5th was World Environment Day? Since 1974 this Day has become a vital platform for promoting worldwide awareness and action for the environment. With the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) at the helm, over 150 countries participate each year making it one of the largest […]

Bringing Back Eco-Friendly Festive Confetti

Bringing Back Eco-Friendly Festive Confetti Weddings and June go hand in hand. Although we still have to wait to gather in groups of 10 or more, we don’t have to wait to get a little behind-the-scenes planning. Did you know that traditional confetti is still banned at most churches, hotels and banquet halls? Don’t despair, […]

Deck Cleaning Dos and Don’ts

Deck Cleaning Dos and Don’ts Decks and patios have become even more valuable during the pandemic. Studies show that being outside and socially distanced drastically lowers the risk of transmission. So, this summer entertaining outside is more important than ever and it all starts with a nice clean deck. Not sure where to start? Here […]

Garage Goals 2021: Less Junk, More Accessibility

Garage Goals 2021: Less Junk, More Accessibility   We all have lofty expectations for the garage. It’s not only a place to park the car but where we lock-up our bikes and dump our sports gear. It’s where we unload household stuff that no longer fits indoors, where we often stash our tools and even […]

4 Ways to a Clean Garden

4 Ways to a Clean Garden   A clean garden? It may sound like an oxymoron, but we think it can be done! And don’t worry, we’re not talking about a sterile concrete garden void of swings, pools and flowers. Our clean garden is just a typical backyard paradise with a few modifications to keep […]

Outdoor Dining Starts with a Clean Space

Outdoor Dining Starts with a Clean Space   Patio season is finally here and, as Anthony Bourdain once said, barbecue may not be the road to world peace – but it’s a start! Dining outdoors has several benefits, in terms of both your health and your lifestyle. So, create an outdoor space that is not […]

Household Chores Guaranteed to Burn Calories (and Increase Steps)

Household Chores Guaranteed to Burn Calories (and Increase Steps)   The warmer weather always brings with it the urge to increase fitness, but with gyms temporarily closed people are forced to find ways to train and inspire themselves at home. Take the fierce and friendly Fitbit challenge, this trend has family, friends and workmates competing […]

7 Things to Get You Up & Out of the House (While it’s Being Cleaned)

7 Things to Get You Up & Out of the House (While it’s Being Cleaned) You’ve made the call and the date is set! Our cleaning experts are scheduled to come and clean your home. Visions of squeaky clean countertops, super shiny floors (clean enough to eat off), and spotlessly scrubbed bathrooms have you grinning […]

Bring Old Boots Back to Life in 4 Easy Steps

Bring Old Boots Back to Life in 4 Easy Steps   Boot season is here! Tall or short, black or brown, flat or high heeled, leather boots are a must-have fashion staple once the weather cools. In fact, once the snow begins to fall, they soon become less a fashion accessory, than a much-needed piece […]

Tips to Build Your She Shed

Tips to Build Your She Shed   Google “she sheds” and you’ll be amazed at what people have created to increase the square footage of their living space. It starts with a typical garden shed that can be transformed into a secret retreat, artist studio, playroom, or private home office.  Toronto resident, Joanne Smith, and […]

The Easiest Way to Clean Your Grill

The Easiest Way to Clean Your Grill Cooking outside on the barbecue is one of the best things about summer. Whether it’s a steak, a hamburger, or portobello mushrooms, the seared taste of the grill can’t be beat! But it’s important to keep the grill clean, says Marla Milberg, cleaning expert at Molly Maid Toronto […]

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.