Cleaning Tips

Over or Under? The Toilet Paper Dilemma

The first official toilet paper product was established in China in 1391 however, unlike today, toilet paper was not readily available until the 17th and 18th century. In fact, Joseph C. Gayetty was the first […]

Pave the Way to a Cooler Summer!

Enjoying summer involves more than just cold drinks on the patio! Take a little time this spring to ready your home for the summer months ahead. Here’s how:

Ceiling fans: Celling fans make hot summer days […]

Suck it Up: Five Interesting Facts about the Vacuum Cleaner

The vacuum cleaner has come a long way since its creation in 1868 and is now a regular staple in household’s worldwide. Here are some interesting facts about the vacuum cleaners rise to fame!

In the […]

What does your Least Preferred Cleaning Task say About you?

Not all of the tasks on your cleaning checklist are the most enjoyable. In fact, your least favourite tasks say a lot about your personality.

You hold off on scrubbing the tub

You are spontaneous! Although your […]

In a Tight Spot? How to Clean the Most Challenging Nooks and Crannies

Every home has hard to reach nooks and crannies that seem almost impossible to clean. Luckily, the cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID have some unique tips and tricks that will help you clean even the […]

Get Fit as a Fiddle by Cleaning House!

Cleaning your home is a great way to exercise. Just like any gym workout, it’s important to practice good form while cleaning, to avoid any injury or muscle strain. Here’s an ergonomically effective way to […]

Three Steps to Cleaning your Kitchen Junk Drawer

Rid yourself of that messy kitchen drawer by following these simple steps:

Dump it: Dump the contents of your junk drawer out onto a large surface. Sort the items into three separate piles; the first pile […]

Five Things you should Clean Before going to Bed

Clean up the dishes: Never leave dirty dishes in the sink. Wash dishes in a mix of warm water and dish soap, or give them a thorough rinse before putting them into the dishwasher. If […]

Is it Clean?

Germs are everywhere, especially on items that are handled by many people throughout the day. Here is a list of items you may want to clean before handling.

Cell phones: A 2011 study from the London […]

Make Up with your Make-up Brushes

It’s important to clean your make-up brushes on a regular basis. After prolonged use, make-up brushes accumulate dust, bacteria, oil, and dead skin cells which, eventually causes the bristles of the brush to harden. For […]

The Ultimate Space Savers

If you’ve decluttered your home, and still have more stuff than your storage can hold, it may be time to implement these space savers in your home.

Jewelry organizers: Hanging plastic or vinyl jewelry organizers come […]

Curb Appeal Checklist: How does your House Rate?

Spring is the perfect time to check your homes curb appeal and make improvements where necessary. Here’s a checklist to help you get started.

Roof: Inspect your roof for leaks and replace it if necessary.  If you […]

Anti-aging Tips for your Hardwood Floors

There’s nothing like the natural beauty and warmth of hardwood floors. The professional residential cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID suggest using tips to keep your floors looking flawless.

Protect them:

Avoid walking on your hardwood floors […]

Fire up the Barbecue

Finally, barbecue season is here!

Before you get cooking this spring, give your beloved BBQ a quick clean. Here’s how:

Charcoal

To clean the cooking grate, heat the grill on high for ten to fifteen minutes.  Once hot, […]

The Best Way to Clean the Shower

Just because we use soap when we shower, doesn’t mean our shower stays clean. Here are some tips to keep your shower in pristine condition.

Showerhead nozzle: If you notice your shower head is lacking even […]

Bird Droppings be Gone!

Spring is here, and so are the birds, back from the migratory journey down south. Although they are a pleasant sight, they often make quite a mess around the outside of our home. The professional residential […]

How to Clean your Gym Equipment

Clothing: Give your gym clothes a thorough cleaning after a high intensity work out, by soaking them in a mixture of one part white vinegar and four parts water for about 30 minutes. Put your […]

No Secrets: Hiding Easter Eggs

Hiding Easter eggs around the home is an annual tradition for the Easter bunny. Make sure your kids are finding Easter eggs this year instead of dust bunnies, by bringing your cleaning products along while […]

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 […]

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 […]