Cleaning Tips

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 […]

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 […]

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.


Five Myths about Self Cleaning Ovens

The self-cleaning oven function is actually fantastic, but many people avoid it because they think it is more trouble than it’s worth. The cleaning professionals at MOLLY MAID have busted five myths about self-cleaning ovens.

MYTH […]

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 […]

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 […]

Kitchen Floor Clean-up

Your kitchen floor collects a lot of dirt and grime each day. To keep floors clean, make sure to clean up spills as soon as they happen in order to avoid staining. Not sure how […]

Spoilers: Why you shouldn’t Store some Items in your Garage

There are several reasons why your garage is less than ideal to store items in. Here’s why.

Temperature: Unless your garage is temperature regulated, hot and cold temperatures in most parts of Canada are too extreme […]

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 – […]

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.


Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights, takes place every October. One important part of the […]

The ‘Ick’ List

Everyone has a list of cleaning chores they absolutely despise! However, by using these simple cleaning methods, the professional residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID will have you tackling these chores with ease.

The greasy stove […]

How to get your Preschooler Involved in Chores

Getting your children to participate in chores around the home at an early age is a great way to instill responsibility in their lives. According to Elizabeth Pantley, author of Perfect Parenting, assigning your children […]

Microfibre Cloths Reign Supreme

Ditch the kitchen sponge once and for all. Here are six reasons why microfibre cloths should be your go-to cleaning cloth.

1. Absorbency: Made from polyester and nylon, microfibre cloths contain very fine fibres which allow […]

Eight Ways to Cozy up your Home

Now that fall is upon us, it’s time to cozy up your home for the cold weather to come. Here are some ways to keep your house warm, without cranking up the thermostat.

1. Close off […]

Clean-up your Sleeping Habits

The average person spends about eight hours a day sleeping, and therefore it’s important to keep your bed clean. Here’s how.

1. Air out your bed: On average, we share our bed with 1.5 million dust […]

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 […]

Decluttering Toys

When it comes decluttering your child’s room, it’s important to get your children involved in the process. Although it may take a bit longer to clean-out their room, the process helps establish skills in decision […]

Summer’s End: A Cleaning Guide

As the end of the summer draws near, it’s time to start putting away and organizing your summer things. Here’s a guide to help you put away some popular summer activity items.

Tent: If you used […]

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 […]

Back-to-School Part One: Cleaning the Essentials

Now that the end of summer vacation is drawing near it’s time to clean those back-to-school essentials to prepare for the school year ahead.

The backpack

The most important item all students’ cherish is their backpack! Your […]