Spring

Spring Cleaning Tips for Dog Owners

If you’ve got a furry friend, you probably have a love hate relationship with spring. Although it’s wonderful time to open the windows and put away your winter boots and coat, walking your dog can often be a muddy mess.

The professional cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest trying these tips to help you and your […]

March 23rd, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Pets, Spring|

Clean the Green

St. Patrick’s Day is all fun and games, until it’s time to clean up the next morning. The professional residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest using these tips, to help you clean the green.

Green food colouring on your hands: No, your green hands do not mean you’re turning into the hulk! Remove that pesky […]

March 18th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Spring|

Yes you can: Items you can put in the Dishwasher

Need a little help cleaning? Your dishwasher may be able to help! The professional residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest relying on your dishwasher to clean the following household items.

Baseball caps: Place your baseball caps on the top rack of your dishwasher instead of in the washing machine. Using the dishwasher will help prevent […]

March 16th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Spring|

Surprising Ways to do your Spring Cleaning

Spring is finally here and it’s time to give your home a good deep cleaning from top to bottom! The professional cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest utilizing the following tips to freshen up these five areas in your home.  

Blinds: A dryer sheet makes a fabulous dusting cloth for your blinds. Begin dusting your […]

March 16th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Spring|

Washing Machine do’s and don’t’s

Don’t

Wash a small load of laundry using a large load cycle. Using an incorrect wash cycle decreases efficiency, and increases cost, as more water and electricity are used for larger washing cycles.
Use more soap than required for the size of the load you are washing. Always measure the appropriate amount of laundry soap for the […]

March 16th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Spring|

Allergies be Gone

Although spring brings warmer weather and beautiful flowers, it also brings about seasonal allergies. With pollen in the air and the accumulation of dust inside our homes from the winter months, allergies are hard to escape! Here are some helpful tips you can implement within your home to mitigate allergies this season.

Prevent and tackle dust

Regular […]

March 16th, 2016|Spring|

Wake Up: Give your Living Room a Shake

Does your living room feel a little tired and dated? Not to worry! The professional residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest implementing these helpful tips to wake up your living room this spring!

Create a new focal point: Create a dramatic focal point in your living room by adding vibrant or patterned wallpaper to the […]

March 16th, 2016|Spring|

Create a Smart Home Office

A cluttered workspace, results in a cluttered mind! The professional cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest following these organizational tips, to help increase your productivity and the overall cleanliness of your home office.

Declutter: Get started by going through your filing cabinet, desk, supply closet etc. and determine which items you need to keep, and which […]

March 16th, 2016|Organization Tips, Spring|

Common Cleaning Mistakes and How to Fix Them

The toilet brush

Do you typically return the toilet brush back to its holder once you’ve finished cleaning the toilet? If the answer is yes, it may be time to kick the habit. Placing the brush immediately back into the holder can result in the growth of bacteria.

Solution: Let the toilet brush dry for approximately ten […]

March 11th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Spring|

DIY Natural Cleaning Products

Here are some natural DIY cleaning products that you can add to your cleaning caddie!

Dishwasher Soap

Ingredients:

½ cup borax

½ cup washing soda

½ cup white vinegar

Directions:

Add ½ a cup of borax and washing soda to the dry soap dispenser and ½ a cup of white vinegar to the liquid soap dispenser in your dishwasher. Run the dishwasher […]

March 9th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Spring|