Secrets: At the Car Wash

Want to clean your car like a pro? Here are a few guidelines to follow. While a pressure wash is okay once in a while, the pros recommend a regular hand wash. Start by parking your car in a shaded area out of the sun, or wash your car on an overcast day. Direct sunlight […]

May all of your Laundry Days be Bright

There are lots of ways to increase the power of your laundry detergent and keep your clothing looking fresh! Readers Digest suggests using these everyday household items individually to give your detergent a boost. Baking Soda: Add ½ cup of baking soda to your laundry detergent to make your clothing brighter. In fact, baking soda […]

Take a Bite: Keep Produce Clean and Delicious

Cleaning your fruits and vegetables properly before eating is important to remove any unwanted germs or pesticides that may still be lingering on your fruits and veggies. Here are some tips to help you clean and prepare your produce effectively. Do not use any chemicals such as soap to clean your produce. Instead, rinse fruits […]

On the Fence

Over time, your wooden fence can become dirty. Don’t let dirt and mildew get you down! Here are some tips to help you get your wooden fence looking new again. When cleaning your fence, it’s important to refrain from using harsh chemicals as they can cause damage to your flowers and grass. A power washer […]

Top Ten: The Ultimate Cleaning Playlist

Add a little spring to your step while you clean by adding POPSUGARS top ten songs to your ultimate cleaning playlist: We Found Love by Rihanna Unwritten by Natasha Bedingfield Good Feeling by Flo Rida Billie Jean by Michael Jackson Team by Lorde Paper Planes by M.I.A. Call Me Maybe by Carly Rae Jepsen I […]

Polished for the Summer

Summer is the season for nail polish, and now is the time to organize your nail polish products so you know where to find them. Keep in mind, there is no official expiration date for nail polish. As you go through your collection, shake the bottle a few times to ensure the liquid is smooth. […]

On Track: How to Tackle Patio Sliding Doors

During the summer, you often have an open door policy, so make sure your sliding doors open with ease. Standard sliding glass doors are situated on tracks which guide the roller wheels to help the door open and close smoothly. Over time, the sliding glass door track accumulates dirt and grime. To clean your door […]

Child Car Seat

Just think – a child’s car seat must be a haven for germs considering the crumbs, sticky fingers and other spills that happen each day. Indeed, research has shown that kid’s car seats have twice as many germs as the average toilet. Here’s an eight step plan to help you combat those germs! First, check […]

Happy Father’s Day

Father’s Day is Sunday. Why not wrap up a practical gift this year? Here are some ideas. Clean his car: Grab a small portable vacuum cleaner, all-purpose cleaner, a bucket of water, window cleaner, gentle car soap and some clean microfibre cloths and help your dad out by cleaning his car. Start inside – remove […]

Simplify your Next Garden Party

Tis the season for a backyard soiree! Here are some tips to ensure your garden party is a sparkling success. Invest in plastic dishes and cutlery – for a casual party. There’s no need for an abundance of dirty dishes and glassware. Buy plastic dishes and cutlery with fun patterns and colours to create a […]

BOOKED: What your Organization Style Says About you

Take a look at your bookcase. How you organize books says a lot about your personality. Here’s a quick (and light-hearted) review. Alphabetical: Placing books in the bookcase by alphabet is a traditional method of organizing books, and it’s also the most obvious. Alphabetize by the author’s last name or the title. About you: You […]

Sunshine and Lollipops: Tricks to Sweeten up the Cottage

Finally, cottage season is upon us! Tackle the following cleaning and maintenance tasks with ease by using these clever tips. Musty odours: When doors and windows are closed for an extended period of time, dust collects, creating a musty odour. Throw open the windows and doors and air out the interior of your cottage. Give the […]

On Deck: Cleaning Pool Toys

There’s nothing like good clean fun in the pool on a hot summer day! Here are some tips to keep your pool toys in pristine condition. Cleaning Although the chlorine in the pool helps keep your pool toys clean, it’s important to give them an additional cleaning every once in a while.  Mix a solution […]

Camp Smart: Seven Unusual Camping Tips

Planning your annual camping trip? We have prepared some creative tips to help you “rough it”, with a little more comfort. Empty coffee container: Put toilet paper into an empty coffee container to keep it dry. Foam floor tiles: Bring a dozen or so and use them to create a comfortable floor in your tent. […]

Four Essentials for a Kitchen Cupboard Overhaul

The way you organize your kitchen cupboards can create a sense of ease when cooking. The easier it is to find things, the more efficient you will be in the kitchen. Start by tackling each cupboard one at a time. Empty out the cupboard and assess its content. Think about where in the kitchen each […]

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.