Organization Tips

Five Ways to Freshen up the Laundry Room

The laundry room is where your clothes go to get cleaned but does your laundry room really live up to the task?  Here are five fabulous ways to freshen up your laundry room work area.

Paint: Laundry rooms are often located in a dark, low-ceiling basement. Give your laundry room a make-over with a little bit […]

January 18th, 2017|Organization Tips|

New Ways to Store your Outdoor Christmas Lights

Now that the holidays have come to an end, its time to tackle your outdoor Christmas lights. Instead of cramming them into a storage bin this year, why not try these simple organizational tricks to help keep your lights in pristine condition for next year. Here’s how:

Put them in plastic: Store holiday lights separately by […]

January 4th, 2017|Christmas, Organization Tips|

Holiday Gift Wrapping: Surprising Ways to Keep it Tidy

Spending time with family, entertaining friends and eating delicious food are what the Christmas season is all about! Focus less on the mess this holiday season by organizing your holiday gift wrapping station using these clever tips from the experts at MOLLY MAID.

Keeps Rolls Rolled Up: Are your rolls of wrapping paper leaning into the […]

December 19th, 2016|Christmas, Cleaning Tips, Organization Tips|

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, use […]

October 14th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Organization Tips|

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 do is […]

September 23rd, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Organization Tips|

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 space […]

September 16th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Organization Tips|

Back-to-School Part Two: Getting Organized

Now that the school year has started, it’s time to organize areas in your home and implement a daily schedule to help the year run smoothly. Here’s how.

Lunches – Allocate space in the fridge for school lunches and pack them the night before to make it easier for children to grab them in the morning. […]

September 7th, 2016|Organization Tips, Summer|

University Life: Cleaning for Students

Your little one is all grown-up and is ready to embark on the next stage in his/her life: post-secondary school. Gone are the days of cleaning up after them, making their meals and doing their laundry. All you can do now is prepare them for their next adventure and what better way to do that […]

August 26th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Organization Tips|

Yard Sale: Declutter your Home

Summer is the perfect season to hold a garage sale! Before you get started, here are some tips to ensure your garage sale goes off without a hitch!

Step one: Buddy up

Although running a garage sale on your own may be an ideal option, the more neighbours or friends you involve, the better. Having a street […]

July 27th, 2016|Organization Tips, Outdoors|

Camp Smart: Seven Unusual Camping Tips

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.
Microfibre towels: Invest in microfibre towels when camping. Not only are they less bulky, but they are also very absorbent and quick drying.
Tick […]

June 15th, 2016|Family, Organization Tips, Outdoors|