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.
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 […]
Upgrade your Garden with an Eco-Friendly Rain Barrel
Upgrade your Garden with an Eco-Friendly Rain Barrel Rainwater harvesting has become a popular trend. Stylish rain barrels come in all different shapes and sizes to fit even the smallest urban space. And while technically a free resource, collecting rainwater for your garden has many benefits. The most obvious is to capture water for […]
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 […]
Father’s Day Gift Ideas Dad Will Love
Father’s Day Gift Ideas Dad Will Love Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19 and we’ve got some great ideas on how to make it special. Forego the sea of mass-produced sentiments for a truly unique and personal gift. Our top five favourite Father’s Day gifts are thoughtful and heartfelt because they speak to his […]
Molly Maid Reveals Today’s Top Cleaning Challenges
Molly Maid Reveals Today’s Top Cleaning Challenges On Mother’s Day we asked our Facebook followers to post their biggest cleaning challenge. Given the 5 Molly Maid gift certificates that were up for grabs, we received input from coast to coast! “The bathroom is the biggest challenge. Nobody likes a dirty bathroom, but it seems […]
How to Spring Clean Your Trampoline
How to Spring Clean Your Trampoline If you’re like most trampoline owners, your trampoline was left up and intact all winter. Whether it’s the hassle of dismantling or a lack of space, taking it apart before the snow falls is just something that is rarely done. But, the cold weather can take its toll. […]
Is Your Bike Road-Ready?
Is Your Bike Road-Ready? If your bike has been stuck in storage all winter, a little bike maintenance is important before you hit the road. Whether it’s on a remote road in the country or on a busy suburban street, safety is priority #1. Adjust the Seat While obvious for children who may have […]
Space-Saving Hacks for Packing a Suitcase
Space-Saving Hacks for Packing a Suitcase Travel is on everyone’s bucket list this summer. Where do YOU plan to go first? The cottage, camping, glamping, backpacking, to an Airbnb, or somewhere luxurious overseas? Wherever you plan to go, a few space-saving packing tips will ensure you can take a few of the little comforts […]
Plogging: The Eco-Friendly Way to Jog
Plogging: The Eco-Friendly Way to Jog Sweden is the most sustainable country in the world. Among one of the top ten globally respected countries in the Environmental Performance Index (for over a decade) with exceptionally clean air, clean water, and low emissions. Sweden sets a new standard to be admired and matched by other […]
Toilet Paper Origami Taking the Ordinary to Extraordinary!
Toilet Paper Origami Taking the Ordinary to Extraordinary! Elaborately folded toilet paper in hotel bathrooms is a bit extra, but really it’s just proof that the bathroom has been cleaned. At the same time, that little bit extra seems special, right? So why not bring the habit home with you. Toilet paper origami became […]
How Many Towels Does a Household Need?
How Many Towels Does a Household Need? These days, towels come in all shapes and sizes. And over the years towel manufacturers keep expanding the options! Traditionally, we had the beach towel, dish towel, bath towel, hand towel, and face towel. But now there’s more! How do you decide what you really need? Special […]
Time to Spring Clean the Cottage!
Time to Spring Clean the Cottage! Whether for cottage rentals or personal use, over the past few years we’ve experienced a heightened sense of concern about cottage cleanliness. So, with Victoria Day as the unofficial launch of cottage season, we’ve pulled together a detailed list of tasks you can use (with great confidence) as […]
Make Chores More Energy Efficient
Make Chores More Energy Efficient From solar power to electric cars, people are keeping energy efficiency top of mind. But, you don’t have to break the bank or give up all your free time to make a difference. It’s surprising how a few small changes can make a huge impact, especially in the way […]
7 Cleaning Habits to Manage Asthma Triggers
7 Cleaning Habits to Manage Asthma Triggers If you have asthma, or live with someone with asthma, cleaning your house is a little less straightforward. Aside from dust and mold, a less obvious concern is chemical sprays and perfumes. You may find some products in your cleaning arsenal that need to be replaced. Here […]
5 Strategies for Sharing Household Chores
5 Strategies for Sharing Household Chores Housework has become more of a challenge in our modern world. In many households both partners have careers, the kids’ after-school activities have increased and we just have more stuff. The result? Less downtime and more clutter. So how do you keep the peace and still maintain a […]