Cleaning Tips

Pillow Talk: Keep your Pillows in Good Condition

Your pillows are one of the most important components of a good night sleep, and therefore, it’s imperative to keep them fresh, clean and in good condition.

Start by folding your pillow in half, lengthwise.  If […]

Clean your Faucet like a Pro

Here’s how:

Start by wiping your faucet with a damp, microfibre cloth. Wipe away any stains or splatters from the surface.
Next, dip an old toothbrush or denture brush into a bowl of baking soda. Scrub around […]

HELP: How to Get Others in the House to Clean Up Too

Whether you live with family or friends, it’s important that everyone pitches in to keep the house clean. Here are some tips to get everyone doing their part.

Create a chore wheel with cleaning tasks that […]

Ingenious Uses for Old Things

Here are four amazing ways to re-purpose old items:

A sink caddy from an old smart phone case: Use a smartphone case to hold a bar of soap, sponge or scrub brush in the kitchen.
A garment bag from […]

Moving in Together: De-Clutter as You Go

Finally; you’ve met that girl or guy of your dreams and it’s time to take the next step in your relationship and move in together! While the next step is exciting and fun, deciding what […]

Five Surprising Solutions that will Make your Life Easier

Remove rust from your stove element

Use a damp, microfibre cloth to clean off as much baked on food as possible. Rinse the element with warm water. Mix three parts baking soda and one part water […]

Bed Head: How to Solve all your Bedding Issues

The stubborn fitted sheet: Check to see that your fitted sheet is the correct depth for your mattress. If it is, and it’s still giving you trouble, try purchasing fitted sheet suspenders or straps. Sheet […]

Dishwasher Etiquette

Here are some tips from the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID that will help you make the most of your dishwasher space:

Start by removing any leftover food directly into your compost container. Rinse each dish.

Begin […]

Colour Your World with the 2016 Pantone Colours of the Year!

The Pantone Colour Institute has named pink and blue, the two colours of the year for 2016, putting MOLLY MAID way ahead of the fashion curve!

Rose Quartz pink and Serenity blue were selected as colours […]

What’s that Sound?

Stop and take a moment to listen. What sounds do you hear in your home? While the quiet ticking of your living room clock is one thing, you may notice that other items in your […]

Happy New Year from MOLLY MAID!

New Year’s Day is a day of good cheer!

Why not toast to the first day of 2016 by cleaning up your Christmas tree? Here’s a guide to get you started:

Ornaments

Start by removing your ornaments from […]

All that Sparkles is Clean

Whether it’s a pair of earrings, a bracelet or a classic string of pearls, the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest using these techniques to have your jewelry sparkling well into the New Year!

SILVER: If […]

Solutions to 3 Holiday Disasters

Ice Storm

Solution:

It is always important to have a de-icer on hand in case of an emergency. If you don’t, try heating up your key to fix the problem. If your key is not electronic, use […]

Be a Sport

It’s a good idea to do a little preparation ahead of time when it comes to winter sports, so kids – and adults – stay safe and warm. Here’s what you need to consider.

Stay warm: […]

May all your Christmases be Bright

The holidays are the perfect time to clean your indoor lights and fixtures of dirt, dust and grime. The professional residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest following these cleaning tips to help your lights […]

Happy Holidays: Including your Pets

Are your dogs or cats ready for the guests that will be coming to your home this holiday season? Here are some tips to help your pet – and your guests – enjoy the festivities […]

Check List: While you’re Away

If you’re scheduling a vacation this winter, and plan on designating a house-sitting service to watch your home, this simple checklist will help you get prepared and ensure your house-sitter has everything they need.

Prepare a […]

Purchasing New Pots and Pans

A good set of cookware is an essential part of a well-stocked kitchen. If you’re thinking about replacing your current set, the professional residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest following these steps, to ensure […]

Five Winter Projects to Spruce up your Home

While spring, summer and fall had you working on all your outdoor tasks, the winter season is the perfect time to focus on those indoor chores that have been sitting on your to-do list. Here […]

How Safe is your Identity?

According to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, identity theft refers to the preparatory stage of acquiring and collecting someone else’s personal information for criminal purposes. Although identity theft may seem unlikely, it is crucial to […]