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.
Cleaning Strategies that Make Sense
Clean your home more thoroughly using these three senses. Touch: The white glove test Determine where the dust builds-up in your home by using your sense of touch. Put on a pair of white cloth gloves and run your index finger along the following surfaces in your home: the top of your picture frames, door […]
Give your Yoga Mat the Red-Carpet Treatment
Although yoga studios typically offer cleaning products for your mat after class, there’s rarely enough time, or available product, for every single yogi to clean their mat between classes. Instead of losing your post yoga Zen over a cleaning issue, give your mat the TLC it deserves using this DIY yoga mat cleaner at home. […]
The Art of Unpacking in Five Simple Steps
Everyone loves a warm winter getaway. From choosing a destination, to booking your flight, planning your trip and packing, there’s always a build-up of excitement throughout the entire process. Once you return however, all your left with are amazing memories, a killer tan and of course a whole lot of unpacking to do! Luckily, MOLLY MAID […]
Grocery Shop your own Kitchen to make the Best Vegetarian Chili
How often do you hear yourself saying “there’s nothing to eat”, as you riffle through your overflowing pantry and fridge? What normally follows is an impulsive call to your favourite take-out place. The good news is, you can easily take control of this area of your life, by following this easy guide to making the […]
New Uses for Old Clothing and Bedding
Do you have a pile of old clothing or bedding lying around your home? If so, you likely have an arsenal of effective cleaning materials that will help you spring clean your home with ease. Here’s how: The best duster ever: Old fluffy socks that have lost their pair, can be repurposed into an effective […]
Detail your Car like a Pro
With the daily hustle and bustle of life; from travelling to and from work, squeezing in a quick trip to the gym, and rushing the kids to extracurricular activities, it’s inevitable that your car will get messy. Don’t stress! These handy tips from the pros, will leave your car looking good as new! Here’s how: […]
Mud Room Starts Here!
Dirt, dust and mud often walk right into our homes on our own two feet! By enforcing a friendly, but strict, ‘mud room starts here’ policy, the entrance to your home can be kept clean, tidy, and most importantly welcoming! Keep it Clean: Hotels, well-appointed restaurants and boutiques welcome their clientele with a scraper mat, […]
Over or Under? The Toilet Paper Dilemma
The first official toilet paper product was established in China in 1391 however, unlike today, toilet paper was not readily available until the 17th and 18th century. In fact, Joseph C. Gayetty was the first individual to introduce packaged toilet paper in the United States in 1857, naming it ‘Gayetty’s Medicated Paper’. It wasn’t until […]
Pave the Way to a Cooler Summer!
Enjoying summer involves more than just cold drinks on the patio! Take a little time this spring to ready your home for the summer months ahead. Here’s how: Ceiling fans: Celling fans make hot summer days more tolerable. Give them a thorough cleaning with a high duster before use. If you don’t have a high […]
What does your Least Preferred Cleaning Task say About you?
Not all of the tasks on your cleaning checklist are the most enjoyable. In fact, your least favourite tasks say a lot about your personality. You hold off on scrubbing the tub You are spontaneous! Although your bathtub could use some elbow grease on a weekly basis, you often put off this tedious task because […]
In a Tight Spot? How to Clean the Most Challenging Nooks and Crannies
Every home has hard to reach nooks and crannies that seem almost impossible to clean. Luckily, the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID have some unique tips and tricks that will help you clean even the toughest spots in your home. Here’s how: The knife block If you have a family member who likes to return […]
Three Steps to Cleaning your Kitchen Junk Drawer
Rid yourself of that messy kitchen drawer by following these simple steps: Dump it: Dump the contents of your junk drawer out onto a large surface. Sort the items into three separate piles; the first pile should contain items you use most in the kitchen. The second pile should contain items you use sometimes and […]
Five Things you should Clean Before going to Bed
Clean up the dishes: Never leave dirty dishes in the sink. Wash dishes in a mix of warm water and dish soap, or give them a thorough rinse before putting them into the dishwasher. If the dishwasher is full, run it on a normal cycle once everyone has gone to bed. Put out a fresh […]
Is it Clean?
Germs are everywhere, especially on items that are handled by many people throughout the day. Here is a list of items you may want to clean before handling. Cell phones: A 2011 study from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine found that one in six cell phones contains traces of fecal matter. Therefore, […]
Make Up with your Make-up Brushes
It’s important to clean your make-up brushes on a regular basis. After prolonged use, make-up brushes accumulate dust, bacteria, oil, and dead skin cells which, eventually causes the bristles of the brush to harden. For maximum efficiency and cleanliness, the professional cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest cleaning your make-up brushes every few weeks. Here’s […]