Top Tips to surviving a family road trip

The idea of a family road trip always seems like a good idea at the planning stage as it can seem convenient with loads of room to pack everything from the buggy to the bucket and spade with all the flexibility you might need. However, for some, as the date gets nearer and nearer, the […]

July 21st, 2017|Family, Pets|

Home boarding or kennels: what is best?

With summer holidays on the horizon, it’s important to remember our much-loved family pets. All too often, we leave it until the last moment to look for options and availability. The question is, does one home board our cats or dogs, or take them to a kennel or cattery whilst away on holiday? It can […]

July 5th, 2017|Family, Pets|

Tips to protect pets this summer

Whilst you might be enjoying the sun and heat this summer, spare a thought for our much-loved family pets who can’t pop a sunhat on and can’t protect themselves from the heat and the sun. MOLLY MAID, the domestic house cleaning professionals, have a few tips to protect pets this summer.

Dogs & Cats

Never leave […]

June 9th, 2017|Pets|

Artificial grass or real grass: that is the question?

The British seem to be generally preoccupied with their lawns and grass, particularly around the Wimbledon season! The question of whether it is better, or more practical, to have grass or a lawn versus artificial grass or Astro Turf (an American brand established in 1966) has been debated often. There are, however,  definite advantages and […]

June 7th, 2017|In the Garden, Pets, Uncategorized|

Put an end to pet hair

One of the few downsides of owning a furry pet at this time of year is that you will come across irritating little balls of pet hair lurking in corners – unless you have a non-moulting variety! To help minimise pet hair and to keep on top of these little fluff balls, MOLLY MAID has […]

May 10th, 2017|Cleaning Tips, In the Home, Pets|

Christmas for pets

Is your dog or cat ready for your guests in the home? Here are tips to help your pet – and your guests – enjoy the Christmas season together.

Grooming Parlour: Give your dog a bath or send him for a groom before festivities begin. Remember to have his nails clipped, and clean collars. You want […]

December 16th, 2015|In the Home, Pets|

How to protect your Dog this Summer

We must remember that our pets are just as sensitive to the heat and sun as us. MOLLY MAID, the domestic cleaners, advise that it is important to consider your pet’s comfort, particularly your pet’s well-being and safety at all times when travelling in a vehicle during the warmer months. Here are a few tips […]

May 29th, 2015|Pets|

How to Clean Your Dog’s Teeth

If you have a dog you know it can cost a lot of money to have their teeth professionally cleaned. But a few good habits can help reduce the risk of Fido developing dental problems.

Dog expert Cesar Millan recommends:

Start brushing your dog’s teeth as a puppy so he or she is comfortable with the regular […]

April 15th, 2015|Cleaning Tips, Family, Organization Tips, Pets|

Keeping a pet friendly home

You may well have been fortunate enough to welcome a new pet into your home this Christmas. You’ve probably also heard that people who have pets generally live longer, have lower blood pressure, are less stressed. However, MOLLY MAID, the domestic house cleaners, know that pet owners generally have more housecleaning chores, too. And cleanliness […]

January 14th, 2015|Cleaning Tips, Family, Organization Tips, Pets|

Summer Madness: How to keep Dust to a Dull Roar

With people wandering in and out of the house all summer, it’s easy for floors and carpets to become super dusty and grubby. Here are some handy tips from the home cleaning professionals at MOLLYMAID to help keep dirt under control.

Make it a rule that all family members and visitors remove their shoes at the […]

July 16th, 2014|Cleaning Tips, Family, Organization Tips, Pets|