Cleaning Tips

The Lowdown on Paint Clean-up

While washing walls and doorway trims is one way to clean things up for the holidays, sometimes you have to “cheat” with a little bit of paint. Here’s a guide to cleaning up while you’re […]

Dog Crate Advice: How to get it Clean

Dogs are loveable – and sometimes a big mess, usually bringing home all kinds of dirt when they come in from a walk. If your dog has a crate in the house, it’s a good […]

Shortbread Cookies: From Start to Delicious – and then a Clean Finish!

Did you know that between batches, you should clean the cookie sheet?

It’s the time of the year when everyone’s baking cookies and making a mess in the kitchen. Here’s a step-by-step guide to making shortbread […]

Can I put that into the Dishwasher?

Thank goodness for dishwashers.

They’re a wonderful time saver, and they’re a great place to ‘store’ dirty dishes when you need to clean up the kitchen.

But you can’t put everything into a dishwasher.

Here’s a guide:


Wooden Utensils: […]

Heat Stain on your Wooden Table

It happens to the best of us. You put your mug of hot coffee on the table without thinking – and when you pick it up, there’s a white heat mark left behind.

One of the […]

Six Neat Ways a Cotton Ball can Help you Clean

Believe it or not, cotton balls are more than just an essential part of a pedicure. In fact, these little fluff balls can be quite handy when it comes to cleaning jobs around the home.

In […]

House Plants: A Silent Partner in Keeping your Home Clean

House plants absorb carbon dioxide and release oxygen, but did you know that some types of plants are also good at filtering out toxins and pollutants from the air?

According to research conducted by National Aeronautics […]

Stickers be Gone

Whether they are on your new bowls, plates, your walls or windows, stickers can be a pesky item to remove. The professional cleaning experts at MOLLY MAID have you covered! Here’s a guide to help […]

Use your Vacuum Cleaner for More than your Floors

The vacuum cleaner is the best invention since sliced bread! Not only do they help keep your carpets and floors dust and dirt free, but they can also help clean other areas in your home. […]

Fog Solutions: All the better to see you

The lenses of your glasses are subject to dirt, fingerprints, dust, hair products and pollution on a daily basis. The good news is, that with a little bit of dish soap, warm water and a […]

Boo: How to Clean up Scary Stains

Along with lots of sweet treats and fun, Halloween always brings interesting cleaning challenges, like candy stains and gunk from your pumpkins – not to mention those devilish trick or treaters!

Here’s a rundown of common […]

Six Cleaning Secrets that will make your House Look Cleaner

1. Scents.  When your home smells cleaner, it feels cleaner too. As the fall weather gets colder, you can’t necessarily keep windows open to freshen up the air, so use a few tricks to keep […]

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 […]