Declutter your Fridge

Here are some ways to organize the fridge so that you know where foods and condiments are hiding, and what leftovers and other foods should be eaten now – or added to your compost. USE SQUARE PLASTIC CONTAINERS for leftovers and other food. Square containers versus round ones are stackable and keep things tidy. Also, […]

Five Myths about Self Cleaning Ovens

The self-cleaning oven function is actually fantastic, but many people avoid it because they think it is more trouble than it’s worth. The cleaning professionals at MOLLY MAID have busted five myths about self-cleaning ovens. MYTH #1: SELF-CLEANING OVENS ARE HEALTH HAZARDS. The fumes coming out of a self-cleaning oven are harmful only to tropical […]

Thanksgiving Cleaning Tips

Don’t let Thanksgiving spills get you down! Here are some cleaning tips to help you combat messes this Thanksgiving so you can enjoy the wonderful holiday with family and friends – without the added stress. Cranberry Sauce: Thanksgiving dinner is never complete without a cranberry sauce! Although cranberry sauce does wonders to sweetly flavour your […]

Winter Coat Revival

Ready or not, winter is on its way! October is the perfect time to pull out your winter coats and make sure they’re nice and clean for the upcoming winter. Here are some helpful cleaning tips from the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID to help you carefully clean your winter coat this fall season. Wool […]

Kitchen Floor Clean-up

Your kitchen floor collects a lot of dirt and grime each day. To keep floors clean, make sure to clean up spills as soon as they happen in order to avoid staining. Not sure how to clean your floor? No problem! Here are some helpful cleaning tips from the residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID! […]

Spoilers: Why you shouldn’t Store some Items in your Garage

There are several reasons why your garage is less than ideal to store items in. Here’s why. Temperature: Unless your garage is temperature regulated, hot and cold temperatures in most parts of Canada are too extreme for many items to be stored in. For example, items such as paint should be stored in a cool […]

Eight Ways to Cozy up your Home

Now that fall is upon us, it’s time to cozy up your home for the cold weather to come. Here are some ways to keep your house warm, without cranking up the thermostat. 1. Close off unused rooms. Keep doors closed to rooms you do not use often. Close the vents inside the unoccupied rooms […]

Fall Cleaning Traditions from Around the World

When it comes to cleaning, there are many worldwide traditions that celebrate the cleaning and preparation of the home for fall. India Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights, takes place every October. One important part of the festival is the celebration of the goddess Lakshmi who visits everyone’s home to spread wealth and prosperity. To […]

Condo Cleaning Secrets

The biggest secret to keeping a condominium clean is ‘living small’ which means you have to reduce the number of items you own down to the essentials. Here are some condo living – and cleaning – rules. Pare it down. The more you have, the more you have to clean. The first thing you should […]

How to get your Preschooler Involved in Chores

Getting your children to participate in chores around the home at an early age is a great way to instill responsibility in their lives. According to Elizabeth Pantley, author of Perfect Parenting, assigning your children household chores is an effective way to instill feelings of competence, a positive attitude about work, self-esteem and good habits. […]

Microfibre Cloths Reign Supreme

Ditch the kitchen sponge once and for all. Here are six reasons why microfibre cloths should be your go-to cleaning cloth. 1. Absorbency: Made from polyester and nylon, microfibre cloths contain very fine fibres which allow them to hold dirt and water more effectively than any other standard cotton cloth or sponge. 2. Charge: The […]

The ‘Ick’ List

Everyone has a list of cleaning chores they absolutely despise! However, by using these simple cleaning methods, the professional residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID will have you tackling these chores with ease. The greasy stove hood filter: Fill a bucket with hot water and add a few drops of de-greasing dish soap and a […]

Clean-up your Sleeping Habits

The average person spends about eight hours a day sleeping, and therefore it’s important to keep your bed clean. Here’s how. 1. Air out your bed: On average, we share our bed with 1.5 million dust mites every night! Gross, right? Pull back your bedding each morning and let it air out instead of making […]

The Top Four Clutter Areas in your Home

Household clutter getting you down?  Don’t stress! The residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID recommend using these helpful tips to declutter the top five clutter hotspots in your home. Hallway: The front foyer and hallway of your home sees a lot of traffic each day. Stop clutter at the door by designating a place or […]

Decluttering Toys

When it comes decluttering your child’s room, it’s important to get your children involved in the process. Although it may take a bit longer to clean-out their room, the process helps establish skills in decision making. It also helps them understand the benefits of sharing or donating their toys to help those in need. Here’s […]

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.