Tools of the Trade: MOLLY MAID House Cleaners Share Their Secrets

Having the right tools can make all the difference when you clean. Here's what the Cleaning Experts at MOLLY MAID keep on hand: BROOM. Nylon bristles catch dirt best, and an angled broom head is most efficient for getting into hard to reach corners. BUCKET. Keep cleaning products together in a bucket so you'll know where […]

How to make Home Office Space Work for Everyone!

Now that kids are back to school, it’s important to provide a homework area so that the after-school ritual gets done. Kids don’t have to have a desk in their rooms – in fact parents and kids can share a work space. What’s most important is that all the essential tools are there, and that […]

Back-To-School: How to Make it Easy for Kids and Yourself

With the start of the new school year just around the corner, it's a good idea to start getting kids – and the whole family – back into the school-day routine. Here's how: Set a bedtime routine. Establish a reasonable bedtime and have your children practice getting up and getting dressed at the same time […]

Cleaning Shortcuts: 15 Quick Chores that Help Keep your House Clean Longer

Many people today have such a busy, overscheduled life and it's tough to keep up with the house cleaning. What often happens is the dirt and clutter become overwhelming and forces you to do a major clean at once.   While scheduled deep cleans are necessary, the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID have some suggestions […]

8 Great Summer Stay-cation Ideas

A ‘stay-cation’ (which means you stay local during your holiday time, rather than packing up and travelling somewhere else) can be just as fun for your family as a vacation away. It’s all about being open to new ideas, getting creative and doing some research. Here are some ways to enjoy yourself (and save a […]

17 Ways to Keep Cool then it’s Hot

When it's blazing hot outside, here are easy ways to keep your cool: Keep warmer air outside during the day by closing windows, pulling shades and closing blinds.   Tilt horizontal blinds upwards – to block heat but still allow light in. Hang light-coloured curtains. Use compact fluorescent light bulbs in place of heat-emitting incandescent […]

Summer Picnic: How to Keep them Delicious and Safe

What better way to celebrate a perfect summer day than with a picnic in the park, at the beach or even in your own backyard. Besides selecting favourite foods and beverages, it's important to be safe when handling food. Here are tips to stay safe before, during and after your delicious picnic: BEFORE Create a […]

CHECK: How to Keep your Garage Clean and Functional

Many people store everything and anything in their garage.  But that makes parking the car (and looking for what you need to use), a challenge at the best of times. Sweep out the garage monthly, and thoroughly clean it at least once a year. Here are some cleaning tips from the experts at MOLLY MAID: […]

A Clean Break: Summer Holiday Tips

Whether you are camping, taking a road trip or staying at a cottage this summer, it’s a good idea to go prepared!

Shade Please: 3 Ways to Block Rays in the Backyard

Here are three easy ways to create shade in your backyard.

Summer Party Checklist

If you're going to host a party this summer, let our 'Summer Party Checklist' help so that you will actually be able to enjoy the party yourself! Three weeks ahead: Choose a theme and invite your friends. Decide what type of party you will have – an elegant dinner party or a summer BBQ? If […]

Trick Yourself into Cleaning: MOLLY MAID Tells you How

After a long day of work or once the weekend finally comes, the last thing you feel like doing is cleaning the house – but you know it still needs to get done. If you tend to procrastinate about cleaning your home, MOLLY MAID offers these great ideas that will get you in gear: Invite […]

Remove Furniture Dents From Carpeting… Easy!

If you're changing furniture around in a carpeted room, you may notice that 'dents' have been left by heavy pieces in the carpet. Here's a simple trick from the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID to remove these problem spots! Place one ice cube in carpet dent. If there is a longer or larger dent, multiple […]

Spring Clean Your Clothes Closet… 1, 2, 3!

Cleaning out your clothes closet – packing away warm clothing and hanging up spring and summer items – is one of those must-do chores at this time of year. The cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID recommend this simple way to streamline the process. Get three containers (bins or bags) and label them: 'Keep', 'Donate' and […]

All Wrapped Up: Do’s and Don’ts of Food Storage

Are you planning a delicious Valentine's Day dinner with your special someone?  Make sure you know how to wrap up the leftovers!   Storing food properly prevents food contamination and helps to preserve the food quality and taste. The experts at MOLLY MAID recommend these do's and don'ts: Do: Do put the food in an […]

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.