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Flip your Fan to Cool for the Best Results

Flip your Fan to Cool for the Best Results   Do you change the direction your ceiling fan spins from winter to summer? You should. To keep cool in the summer, your ceiling fan should spin counterclockwise. The counterclockwise direction combined with the blade pitch on your fan creates a downdraft, which sends out that […]

Simple Ways to Celebrate the Summer Solstice

Simple Ways to Celebrate the Summer Solstice   In the Northern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs when the sun travels along its northernmost path in the sky. Often called the longest day of the year, it’s the day with the most daylight making it a day worthy of celebration! For thousands of years, cultures from […]

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 […]

DIY Natural Mosquito Repellent Candles

DIY Natural Mosquito Repellent Candles There’s no doubt that mosquitoes are annoying. The high pitched buzz of their wings in your ear, the speed in which they move and, of course, the itchy red bite they leave behind. They can ruin a fun evening outdoors in seconds and have your family and guests running for […]

Top Tips to Declutter Your Shed

Top Tips to Declutter Your Shed   An outdoor shed can serve many purposes. Not only used to house your lawnmower, weed whacker and other handy lawn tools, it can also be used to store bikes, pool accessories, sports equipment, and cushions for outdoor furniture. For garden enthusiasts, it’s a hub of activity where seeds […]

6 Sun-sational Ice Cube Hacks

Hack the Ice Cube

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Give Your Dad the Gift of Organization this Father’s Day

Give Your Dad the Gift of Organization this Father’s Day Father’s Day is right around the corner and it looks like we’ll be celebrating at home, again. So, if you’re still scrambling for a gift, we’ve got you covered. This year, surprise dad with the gift that keeps on giving – the gift of organization! […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Summer of Gazpacho

The Summer of Gazpacho The word on the street this summer is that people are a little, a lot, burnt out when it comes to food shopping, food prepping and kitchen duties. Sure, in late winter and early spring it was fun learning to grow our sourdough scoobies, and expanding our culinary techniques. But summer’s […]

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.