Fall

Make this your Cleanest Thanksgiving Ever

If this is your year to host Thanksgiving, turn the tables on the tsunami of pots and pans you’ll need. Potlucks work wonders when it comes to clean-up time, especially during the holidays. In fact, it’s a fun way for everyone to share their favourite Thanksgiving foods and traditions, while allowing the host to enjoy […]

October 3rd, 2018|Cleaning Tips, Fall, Party|

Pack Away Patio Essentials the Right Way

Although outdoor dining may be an option for another month or so, there will come the dreaded day when it’s time to store away the patio furniture and accessories. Whether it’s headed to the shed, into the garage or down to the basement, washing off summer filth is a necessary step.

Ketchup, Mustard & Hot Sauce […]

September 28th, 2018|Cleaning Tips, Fall, Outdoors|

Use Your Beach Coolers All Year Long

Summer may be over, but this year, keep your beach coolers, insulated tote bags and collapsible cooler baskets handy throughout the fall and winter. Coolers are specifically designed in all shapes and sizes to help improve all areas of our lives. The benefits are endless!

Stick to the Savings Goal

Always be ready to take advantage of […]

September 19th, 2018|Fall, Maintenance, Outdoors|

Battling Back-to-School Bugs

As kids head back to school this month, or start for the first time, be prepared for the inevitable ritual of sickness that follows in their wake. It’s a fact! GPs report that, in the second week of September, their practice is bombarded with kids complaining of runny noses, sore throats and coughs of all […]

September 5th, 2018|Fall, Family, Health, Maintenance|

Fall Purge: 7 Things you can get Rid of Right Now

1) Sunscreen: Just because summer’s over doesn’t mean you should pack away the sunscreen. It protects skin from the sun’s burning rays all year around. But has it expired? The product should be stamped with an expiration date somewhere, usually at the bottom of the bottle. In general, it can last a year or two. […]

October 4th, 2017|Cleaning Tips, Fall|

It’s Not Garbage: How to Clean Garbage Cans

It’s a good idea to give garbage, recycling, and other garbage and compost containers a good clean a few times a year. Plan this chore for before the snow falls this year. Here’s a guide:

Small trash cans can be put in the dishwasher for easy cleaning. Your small compost container can go into the dishwasher as well.

For […]

October 21st, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Fall|

The One Big Mistake you make when Cleaning your Bedroom

Experts say the most neglected part of a bedroom is the floor – and in many cases, that means the carpet.

There is a lot more dirt in the carpet than an occasional once-over with the vacuum can deal with. Dirt, germs and dead skin (from you) often burrow deep into your carpet.

Here’s how to keep […]

October 19th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Fall|

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. Here’s how:

Cranberry Sauce: Thanksgiving dinner is never complete without a cranberry sauce! Although cranberry sauce does wonders to sweetly flavour your […]

October 7th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Fall|

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 Jacket: Check […]

October 5th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Fall|

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 prepare, they […]

September 23rd, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Fall, Family|