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 […]

Divide and Conquer: Daily Cleaning is a Sparkling Success

Keeping the house clean is an on-going job… and that job is so much easier when you can space out chores throughout the day and get the whole family to help. The expert house cleaners at MOLLY MAID provide this daily task checklist and suggest divvying it up amongst your family (or tacking it in […]

7-Step Checklist to Quick-Clean the Bathroom

When unexpected company calls and tells you they're just 15 minutes away… you may have to scramble a bit to put the house in order. The guest bathroom, for sure, needs a quick clean.  Here are 7 swift cleaning tips to help make the guest bathroom presentable in a time-crunch: Remove any towels (put them […]

Quick Clean the Kitchen in Less Than 15 Minutes – It’s Easy

Your in-laws just called and are on their way over with take-out dinner! You haven’t even cleaned up the lunch dishes yet in the kitchen; what do you do? MOLLY MAID, which provides house cleaning services across Canada, provides these quick tips to get your kitchen guest-ready in under 15 minutes: Put dirty dishes into […]

Recycle and Repurpose: MOLLY MAID Shares 3 Simple Strategies

There is never a shortage of great ways to recycle and repurpose common household items! Who better than the expert house cleaners at MOLLY MAID to introduce ideas that work! Here are three ways to recycle and repurpose:   1. Vacuum with Wrapping Paper Tubes Do you still have some of those long cardboard wrapping […]

New Year, New You: 5 Must-Do’s in 2013!

It’s a brand New Year so why not make some time to match it with a brand new you? The key is to think positively and realistically about your goals for 2013 and allow yourself the time to do so. Our top tips for a healthy and positive new year are: 1. Be active: Exercise […]

Christmas Clean-Up – It’s Easier Than You Think

Traditionally, Boxing Day was when tradesmen collected “Christmas boxes” of money or presents as thanks for good service throughout the year. Today, Boxing Day is a day spent with family, shopping the sales – or cleaning up. And a quiet day at home after all the festivities is the perfect time to clean up a […]

Make Time for Holiday Magic – Here Are 6 Time-Savers

'So much to do and so little time' – sounds like the run-up to Christmas, doesn't it? With cooking, last minute shopping, gift wrapping, cards to write and house cleaning, it's a wonder how you get to enjoy the holidays. But there are a few ways you can build in time. Here are 5 small […]

Christmas Is Coming – How to Prepare Your House for Holiday Guests

Christmas is such a wonderful time of year with lots of special occasions and get-togethers. If you have friends and family coming with their overnight bags, prepare your home ahead of time so it's a relaxed and stress-free visit for everyone. The house cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID provide these cleaning tips to help make […]

MOLLY MAID Green Christmas Ideas: Day 3 – Stained Glass Window Christmas Cookies

What You Need: 350 g/12 oz – plain flour 1 tsp – baking soda 2 tsp – ground ginger 1/2 tsp – salt (half) 100 g/4 oz – butter 175 g/6 oz – soft brown sugar 1 – egg 4 tbsp – maple syrup different coloured hard candies (Jolly Ranchers or suckers) narrow ribbon holiday […]

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.