Cleaning Shortcuts: 15 Quick Chores that Help Keep your House Clean Longer

Many people today have such a busy, overscheduled life and it's tough to keep up with the house cleaning. What often happens is the dirt and clutter become overwhelming and forces you to do a major clean at once.   While scheduled deep cleans are necessary, the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID have some suggestions […]

Yummy Summer Berries and Simple Berry Stain Removal Solutions

When it comes to health, blueberries, strawberries, raspberries and others have a great reputation – and no wonder; they're high in beneficial nutrients and a great source of fibre. Recent studies have shown they may be good for your heart and your bones as well! They're also delicious, on their own, with yogurt or ice […]

8 Great Summer Stay-cation Ideas

A ‘stay-cation’ (which means you stay local during your holiday time, rather than packing up and travelling somewhere else) can be just as fun for your family as a vacation away. It’s all about being open to new ideas, getting creative and doing some research. Here are some ways to enjoy yourself (and save a […]

17 Ways to Keep Cool then it’s Hot

When it's blazing hot outside, here are easy ways to keep your cool: Keep warmer air outside during the day by closing windows, pulling shades and closing blinds.   Tilt horizontal blinds upwards – to block heat but still allow light in. Hang light-coloured curtains. Use compact fluorescent light bulbs in place of heat-emitting incandescent […]

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 […]

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.

Shade Please: 3 Ways to Block Rays in the Backyard

Here are three easy ways to create shade in your backyard.

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.

A Clean Break: Summer Holiday Tips

Whether you are camping, taking a road trip or staying at a cottage this summer, it’s a good idea to go prepared!

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 […]

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.