Time to Test Your CO Detector?

Time to Test Your CO Detector?   Prevention is the best protection to keep your home and your loved ones safe. This is why it’s mandatory to install fire alarms on every floor, and important to replace their batteries every six months. But it’s not the only alarm we need to keep our family safe. […]

High-Tech Cleaning Gadgets for Your Home

High-Tech Cleaning Gadgets for Your Home   Innovative manufacturers revealed their new products at CES 2022 – the largest consumer tech show in the world. In particular, Molly Maid found 3 high-tech products that will set the course for the upcoming year. Here’s what we’re excited about. RAINSTICK SHOWER (Innovation Award Recipient 2022) The goal […]

Shake Up Your Cleaning Routine

Shake Up Your Cleaning Routine   Are there ways to clean better? Conduct a quick appraisal of your routine with these 5 simple steps. Identify Cleaning Tasks Start from zero with a clean slate. Walk around your home with pen and paper or a notes app, and make a list of the cleaning tasks for […]

What’s Your City’s Plan for Snow & Ice?

What’s Your City’s Plan for Snow & Ice?   Most city plans include: Spraying salt brine (an anti-icer) on expressways, hills and bridges before any expected snowfall and when conditions call for it. Using salt particles on roads and major highways to reduce slippery conditions. Salt trucks are the first line of defense when the […]

The Perfect Fire Starts with a Well-built Woodpile

The Perfect Fire Starts with a Well-built Woodpile     Stacking firewood can be a challenge if you don’t know what you’re doing. There’s much more to it than you might think. Whether you’re stacking in the city, the country or in the backwoods, a few tips will guarantee a beautiful blaze every time you […]

Molly Maid’s Top 5 New Year Cleaning Resolutions

Molly Maid’s Top 5 New Year Cleaning Resolutions     There’s a lot of pressure when it comes to New Year Resolutions. Promises to eat better, exercise regularly and get more sleep are noble, but we don’t stick to them for long. This year, aim higher, we guarantee a few cleaning resolutions will be more […]

‘Tis the Season of Festive Scents!

‘Tis the Season of Festive Scents!   You can instantly make a space festive with the delicious aroma of freshly baked cookies, mulled wine or the forestry freshness of balsam fir. While decorations are nice, appealing to our olfactory memory is much more effective!   Fresh Greenery Nothing’s more festive than boughs of pine, cedar […]

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 […]

Get a Better Burn with a Little Candle Know-how

Get a Better Burn with a Little Candle Know-how   Let’s be honest, nothing sets the mood quicker than a flickering candle or two. It warms the soul whether you’re curled up on the couch with a good book and a cup of hot cocoa, snuggled in for a family movie marathon on a Sunday […]

A Simple Guide to Cleaning Your Winter Jacket

A Simple Guide to Cleaning Your Winter Jacket October is the perfect time of year to pull winter coats from storage to get them clean, and to ensure that zippers, clasps and hoods are winter ready. Inspect each one carefully for any wear and tear that might need mending. Once they’re mended, the cleaning experts […]

Indoor Plants to Fend off February Blues

Longing for spring already? If lush green grass, colourful flowers and the sun’s warmth are all but a distant memory, consider a trip to the nearest botanical gardens. It may be just what’s needed to fight winter doldrums. Better yet, bring the tropics home! Studies show that plants make us feel better, help us increase […]

Let the Snow Put the Fun into Your Family Day

Family Day is celebrated on the second or third Monday of February (depending on the province). First launched in Alberta in 1990, and now celebrated in most provinces across the country, there are endless family festivals and organized events to mark the day. Outdoor activities top our list and we’ve compiled our favourite outdoor winter […]

Keep Colds and Flus Away from the Office

Feel like your office is stuck in a never-ending cycle of sickness? Somewhat unavoidable this time of year, your co-workers’ endless coughing and sniffling can become a dreaded playlist. If you’ve had a flu shot, you may be well-armed to fight the virus head on. If not, here’s some advice and a few guidelines to […]

Road Salt Can Create a Slippery Slope

It’s so important for everyone’s safety to salt sidewalks, stairs and driveways in the winter. But sadly, the overuse of road salt has become a critical threat to our freshwater and wildlife. Road salt contains chloride, which is toxic to the environment. While it melts slippery ice conditions, the runoff seeps into the soil, flows […]

How to Properly Care for your Wools & Tweeds

Find out the best ways to take care of your wool and tweed clothing that will maximize their lifetime potential!

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.