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You always give the best gifts, right? Surely, nobody has ever returned or re-gifted something they received from you.

We’re not saying there’s anything wrong with giving someone a bread machine. For the right person, that could be the perfect gift! Same goes for a cute animal calendar. And who knows, maybe grandma really will use those VR goggles?! We’re just saying there are better gift ideas out there.

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After a week of traveling, cooking, shopping and entertaining, who really feels like cleaning? Ask yourself: Is there anybody on my shopping list who wouldn’t want a professional cleaning crew to clean their house? The answer is a resounding NO! A professional house cleaning is the perfect way to cap off a busy holiday season. Learn more about Molly Maid house cleaning gift certificates.

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How to Clean a Glass Stovetop

A smooth glass stovetop is an attractive choice for your modern kitchen, but unfortunately, repeated spillovers while cooking may have turned your once-pristine stovetop into a grimy eyesore. If now is the time to clean up unsightly spots of burnt food before that special someone comes over for dinner, here’s what you need to know to clean a glass stovetop. How to Clean a Glass Stovetop It’s important to clean a glass stovetop with care to prevent scratching or discoloring the cooking surface. Just follow these steps for deep cleaning a glass stovetop to remove burnt-on food: Make sure the stovetop

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How to Remove Melted Candle Wax from Candlesticks

Gearing up for the holidays means unpacking decorations from seasons past. If you burn candles to set the mood for your celebrations, you’ve likely experienced the frustration of attempting to extract last year’s pile of hardened, melted wax from your favorite candlestick. So how do you restore your candleholder to its pre-melt glory? Don’t be ‘aflamed’ of your candlestick’s appearance at the next family gathering. Let Molly Maid cleaning experts shed a light on the situation with two of our proven best practices for candle wax removal. How to Remove Candle Wax with Hot Water Fill your sink with hot

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How to Clean a Comforter

Is it time to wash your bedding? We recommend washing your sheets and pillowcases once every week or two, but your comforter doesn’t require cleaning nearly as often because it doesn’t come in contact with your skin and hair every night the way your sheets and pillowcases do. Therefore, it’s reasonable to wash your comforter three or four times per year. As a natural reminder, plan to have your comforter cleaned with the changing seasons. Here’s how to clean a comforter using several different techniques. Spot Clean Your Comforter When a small blood stain, grease smear, or other mark makes your comforter

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How To Clean a Pumpkin for Carving

Halloween is coming, which means ghost, goblins and … mold? No one likes to see their carved pumpkin get moldy and wither away before the trick-or-treaters arrive. It’s a work of art, after all! Keep that pumpkin from rotting on the porch with these tips from Molly Maid. We’ve also listed a few “tricks” for carving your pumpkin, too. So, grab the kids, lay out some newspaper and get started. How to Clean a Pumpkin for Carving Cut a large hole in the backside of your pumpkin, making sure the opening is big enough to easily reach inside. Some like

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Alternative Uses for Dryer Sheets

Did you know dryer sheets aren’t just for freshening up your clothes and preventing static cling? It’s true—you can use dryer sheets all around your home as clever cleaning and air freshening hacks! Consider these 13 dryer sheet uses you never knew about: Remove pet hair: Wipe dryer sheets over furniture, clothing, rugs, and anywhere else pet hair accumulates to quickly remove it. Dump the pet hair in the trash as you go to use a single dryer sheet for pet hair removal throughout your entire home. Get out deodorant stains: Don’t you hate when you miss the mark, and your deodorant

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How to Clean a Sink Without Harsh Chemicals

Store-bought cleaning chemicals tend to give off a harsh aroma. Plus, if you plan to bathe your baby in the kitchen sink, you don’t want abrasive products to come anywhere near your child’s sensitive skin. Your best bet is to try natural sink cleaning methods instead. Here’s how to use baking soda to clean the sink, along with tips to keep your sink looking great between cleanings with minimal effort. 4 Ways to Clean the Kitchen Sink with Natural Cleaners Rinse out the sink to remove large food particles and smears. Sprinkle the sink and faucet with a generous quantity of

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Where Do Dust Mites Live?

Dust mites are microscopic insects too small to see with the naked eye that set up light housekeeping in homes across most areas of the United States. They feed on our dead skin cells, which naturally shed from our body (and our pets) throughout the day. While harmless, per se (they do not bite like bed bugs), dust mites can trigger allergy symptoms in sensitive individuals if their concentrations are high enough. If you have pets, you’re more at risk of dust mites invading your house. Not only do your pets provide pet dander (dead skin cells) for the mites

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How to Clean White Grout

When you first moved into your house, you probably fell in love with the beautiful ceramic tiles in the shower or on the kitchen floor—either that or you knew the delicate white grout between the tiles wouldn’t last forever. It’s true—grout needs to be deep cleaned every four to six months to stay looking like new. However, by using a sealant and cleaning up spills quickly, you can keep white grout looking great with less time on your hands and knees scrubbing. If you haven’t kept up with grout maintenance, the once-white grout lines between your ceramic tiles may now appear gray,

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10 Reasons to Save Old Toothbrushes

Hold it right there. Before you toss that old toothbrush out for a replacement, consider what other purposes it can serve. In addition to making your teeth shine, it can also make your house shine. That little brush is handy for all sorts of cleaning tasks that involve cracks, crevices, and hard-to-reach places. We recommend keeping at least one old toothbrush with your cleaning supplies. You know, just in case… Top 10 Old Toothbrush Uses: Clean caked-on mud off shoes – Once mud dries on your shoes, use an old toothbrush to scrub the soles to remove stubborn dirt in

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How to Clean Flat Paint Walls

Dingy, scuffed walls are never attractive. Clean the walls along with other parts of your living room to make the space feel tidier and more appealing. Just remember, walls with flat paint need special treatment. Scrubbing flat paint too vigorously could cause the finish to wear down, making the sheen appear patchy in spots. So, how do you clean flat paint walls? Just follow these tips. Find Out if You Have Flat Paint Before you follow our cleaning techniques, make sure you have flat paint walls. This term doesn’t refer to the texture of the walls—instead, it means that the wall is

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How to Disinfect Thrift Store Furniture

You scored a nice coffee table or couch at the thrift store, now what? Worried about what might linger on its surface? Or perhaps worried that the peculiar taint permeating each and every piece of thrift store furniture might overwhelm your home? Fear not, Molly Maid has you covered with a simple guide on how to clean furniture. Not only can we help you get rid of that funky smell, we’ll show you how to safely disinfect used furniture and ensure no critters score a free ride into your home. Use the Washing Machine If you’re lucky, the couch will

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How to Make the Perfect Bed

The bed is the centerpiece of your bedroom. To help yours look great, start with the right mattress and furniture. Then take the time to make your bed each day. Not sure how to make the perfect bed? Just follow these tips. Buy a Mattress & Bedroom Furniture It’s easy to see what sets magazine-quality bedrooms apart from the rest – they have all the right furniture! Make sure the focal point of your bedroom has the following parts to make it beautiful and functional: Bed frame to lift the bed off the floor Twin, Double, Queen, or King-size mattress

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