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How to clean up your home office in a flash

With many people in the UK returning to working at home, we’ve put together a list of quick tips to help keep your at-home office workspace clean. With the current Coronavirus guidelines encouraging UK residents to work from home where possible, many of us have returned to working remotely. Whether you’re commuting to a home […]

Top tips on cleaning your fridge

We’ve put together some top tips on cleaning your fridge. The humble refrigerator plays an often understated yet important role and gets a lot of use all year round. The holidays are now so last year, however, they can create a lot of mess, and quite the daunting task once all of the leftovers have […]

An Introduction to new Merry Maids UK Brand Leader, Vikki Donnachie

Merry Maids UK has recently appointed a new Brand Leader, experienced franchise professional, Vikki Donnachie. Vikki, who has just completed her second week at ServiceMaster, will be officially taking over the reins from Steve Morris in January of 2022. Vikki joins Merry Maids with over twelve years’ experience in recruitment and thirteen years’ experience in […]

Cleaning your TV Screen for Christmas telly

Ever tried to clean your TV screen and been left with more streaks and marks than when you started? This is for you. It’s not long now until Christmas, and one thing we can look forward to with the holidays drawing closer, is of course: Christmas telly. But it’s no good if your festive viewing […]

The 12 Cleans of Christmas (Part Two)

Twelve things around the house that you probably aren’t cleaning regularly, but you should be. Following Part One of our 12 Cleans of Christmas last week, we’re bringing you the final six items to be cleaning regularly this Christmas and New Year. If you missed the first six items, you can find last week’s blog […]

The 12 cleans of Christmas Part 1

With December now upon us, we’ve put together a list of twelve things around the house that you probably aren’t cleaning regularly, that you should be ahead of the festive season. You might not have a partridge and pear tree or five gold rings, but there are still quite a number of things around the […]

5 Top tips for cleaning in winter

When you think about cleaning, your mind might immediately jump to the spring. But the warmer months aren’t the only time you should be focused on cleaning. Winter is fast approaching, and with it are a host of season-specific cleaning considerations. If this seems a little daunting, don’t worry. We’ve compiled a list of five […]

Merry Maids Croydon wins Business Resiliences award

A Croydon based cleaning company is celebrating after collecting a business award following the COVID pandemic.   Merry Maids of Croydon scooped the Merry Maids Business Resilience award following the COVID pandemic. The award is designed to recognise and celebrate achievements in showing resilience throughout the pandemic to a business that responded in an above […]

Gina from Merry Maids Wakefield wins Franchisee of the Year

A Wakefield based cleaning company is celebrating after collecting a business award following the COVID pandemic.    Merry Maids of Wakefield scooped the epitome of awards, the Merry Maids Franchisee of the Year award following the COVID pandemic. The award is designed to recognise and celebrate achievements in being a model franchisee and additionally in […]

Back to school organisation tips

With Summer coming to a close and the new school term edging closer, getting back into a routine can be challenging. The following tips can help you get your home ready and organised for the first school term. Continue to follow government guidelines on COVID While more than 47 million people in the UK have had […]

Make moving home cleaning less stressful

Moving to a new home is exciting, but it’s also one of life’s main stress triggers due to all the work that has to be done in a short timeframe. While it’s probably never going to be the case that you’ll enjoy moving, there are several ways in which you can make the process easier […]

Cut your cleaning time in half

We all want to enjoy time with our family and not be stuck cleaning the house for hours, why not try these simple cleaning tips and tricks from the experts at Merry Maids. With just a little effort and some insider knowledge you can get on top of the chores and free up some valuable […]

10 things you should clean every day

Things can get really dirty very quickly if you’re not careful. In fact, you’ll find yourself needing to clean regularly because of kids, pets, family gatherings, and more. It’s essential to periodically clean to eliminate harmful germs and bacteria, especially amid the global pandemic that had us running to the nearest store for every disinfectant product imaginable. As your go-to place on everything cleaning, we […]

5 hacks for keeping your home tidy all week

Keeping your house clean and tidy throughout the week can feel like a major challenge, particularly when you’re working 9 to 5 and trying to raise kids at the same time. Although you may not have an hour to dedicate towards cleaning each day, adopting a few daily cleaning habits can really make all the […]

Tips on washing your bed sheets

From duvet covers to flat sheets, many people wash these necessary bedding items whenever the mood strikes, but is that enough? Unfortunately, you may be sleeping on more than you bargained for. Our experts at Merry Maids have put together a guide to washing your bedsheets to help create a healthier environment for you and […]

8 Tips on keeping your home clean with a dog around

If you share your home with a fluffy little pooch, the good news is that studies show you’re probably happier and healthier. On the other hand, your house probably isn’t as happy! Don’t worry, we’ve compiled our top tips to keep your pet-friendly home feeling fresh and clean all day, every day. 1.Keep your pets […]

Home Office Organisation Tips

With it being ‘Organise Your Home Office Day’ today and a lot more people working from home due to the pandemic, we thought we’d share with you how to organise your home office, so you can spend less time hunting for documents or wrestling with wires. Organising your Bills and Post Most people have to […]

Cleaning up muddy and wet mess in your home

Here in Britain, we see a lot of rain throughout the year. In fact, on average, it rains on 156 days of the year! Well, this kind of weather can also bring a muddy mess into your home. If you’re facing water stains on your wood floor from a wet umbrella or a trail of […]

Tips on cleaning out your fridge

Your fridge should be cleaned out every 3-4 months and during the current pandemic, it should be cleaned more often. There may come a time when you need to bulk buy because of having to isolate due to you or one of your family members getting a positive result for COVID-19. Therefore, having a clean […]