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 […]

How to Control Pests in the Garden – Naturally

When mosquitoes or aphids become a nuisance, pass on chemical products and try these natural solutions to keep unwanted garden visitors away. Use Odours They Don’t Like Certain essential oils are great at keeping away mosquitoes, ants and even fleas. Look for repellants that contain lemongrass, cedar or eucalyptus. Reapply often. Invite Beneficial Insects Talk […]

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: […]

Hard Stains: How to Get Rid of them at the Cottage

If you're a rustic cottage lover you may have noticed hard water stains in the toilet bowl, sinks and tub. Hard water isn't treated and contains minerals such as calcium, magnesium and lime that can leave behind residue and unsightly stains. There are specialty cleaning products available but you should be sure they're okay in […]

Green Cleaning: A Guide to the Right Products!

Many cleaning products contain numerous chemicals, which can be bad for your family and the environment. The expert home cleaners at MOLLY MAID use cleaning products that are non-toxic and environmentally friendly as part of their Green Housekeeping Program! Here are their tips for when you are looking for green cleaning products. General cleaning: It […]

All Decked Out: How to Clean your Deck

Does your deck get slippery underfoot when it rains? It’s probably time for a good clean. Here’s a guide to get your deck looking new.

Fetch This: Keep Pet Toys Squeaky Clean!

Pets love their toys, but have you taken a close look at the condition of some of them lately? Experts recommend that pet toys should be sorted and cleaned regularly.

Let the Sun In – How to Naturally Bleach Out Stains on Clothes!

Chemical bleaches may be useful in removing stains, however they are harmful to the environment, can be bad for your skin and can ruin your clothes if you aren't careful. Fortunately, there is a safer, more natural and more cost effective way to bleach your items – sun bleaching. Here's how you do it: Wet […]

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 […]

How to Make Your Home Smell Amazing – Naturally

Finding the right air freshener for your home can be difficult. While there are lots of manufactured air fresheners in stores, many contain chemicals that may be harmful to the environment while others are expensive. So, how can you get a natural, fresh, clean scent in your home? It’s easy – the cleaning experts at […]

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 […]

Fun? Yeah! How to Keep Your Kids in the Game of Cleaning – Part 2

When your little ones start whining about having to help with the cleaning chores, the home cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest you keep everything fun – with more cleaning games! It's a good lesson about the importance of cleanliness around the house, and it's fun! Why not give these games a try? Shoot for […]

How to Get Your Kids to Love Helping You Clean – Part 1

Teaching children to pitch in with household chores is a significant life lesson as it demonstrates the importance of teamwork and responsibility, and it allows them to develop a sense of pride around completed tasks. However, we all know that chores aren’t the most exciting or fun thing to do. What you have to do […]

A Cleaning Trick That Will Make Your Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is May 12th, and the experts at MOLLY MAID suggest you surprise Mom by giving her a bouquet of flowers and by doing a bit of cleaning (of her most dreaded chores, the toilet). The best part is there's a quick and easy 'double duty' cleaning trick that you can use for both! […]

BREATHE: Natural Air Fresheners for Your Home

When the rooms in your home begin to smell a bit dusty, try these natural, air freshener ideas. They’re a refreshing change to chemical air fresheners that you buy. Open the windows. Set out bowls of vinegar, which absorb odours. Make your own citrus air freshener for the bathroom: Ingredients: 2 cups hot water 1/8 […]

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.