Organization Tips

Six New Uses for Rubber Bands

Often taken for granted, the humble rubber band is one of the most useful inventions ever made. Patented in England in 1845 by Stephen Perry, the rubber band was originally developed to hold papers and envelopes together in a tidy bundle. Of course, it didn’t take long for people to realize the full extent of […]

May 19th, 2017|Organization Tips|

Three New Uses for Shoe Organizers

No matter how hard we try, it’s difficult to keep the odds and ends in our home neat and tidy. The good news is, you don’t need to be a professional minimalist to tackle these messes. All you need are a few hanging shoe organizers. Their structured pockets make them the ideal home for any […]

May 3rd, 2017|Organization Tips|

Manage the Space Underneath your Kitchen Sink

Every home has one cluttered space in common – the dreaded kitchen cupboard under the sink. This deep, dark, pipe-filled space often becomes a dumping zone for many items including our cleaning supplies. Take control of the clutter once and for all with these clever DIY organizational tips.

Expand storage space with a tension rod.

Add additional storage […]

March 31st, 2017|Organization Tips|

The Art of Unpacking in Five Simple Steps

Everyone loves a warm winter getaway. From choosing a destination, to booking your flight, planning your trip and packing, there’s always a build-up of excitement throughout the entire process. Once you return however, all your left with are amazing memories, a killer tan and of course a whole lot of unpacking to do! Luckily, MOLLY MAID […]

March 24th, 2017|Cleaning Tips, Organization Tips, Spring|

Organize your Child’s Locker with Flair

Many schools consider March Break, the perfect time for a deep cleaning of school facilities. As a result, students may be asked to empty their lockers prior to heading home for vacation. Of course, no parent is looking forward to tackling the clutter of their child’s locker. Luckily, the cleaning professionals at MOLLY MAID have […]

March 10th, 2017|Organization Tips|

How to Create a Zen Home

Have you been meaning to use that gift certificate to your favourite spa, but your schedule has been jam packed? It’s so nice to experience the wonderful atmosphere at a spa, but if you can’t find the time to go, bring a little zen to your daily life, by adopting a spa ambiance for your […]

March 8th, 2017|Organization Tips|

Three Things to Eliminate from your Living Room Right Now

Visible cords and wires
A tangle of visible wires can be quite an eye-sore in your living room. To help tackle the problem, start by determining what, if any, wires can be removed. Label each remaining cord or wire according to their device using a labelled bread tag. Next, use a zip tie to hold all […]

January 27th, 2017|Organization Tips, Uncategorized|

Cutlery Drawer Make-over

Before you begin organizing your cutlery drawer, make sure you clean it out first. Start by removing your cutlery and sorting it into piles. This will help you determine how many sections you will need in your drawer organizer. Make sure to wipe out the inside of the drawer with a damp microfibre cloth. Once […]

January 25th, 2017|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|