Entries by Tim Marshall

5 Cleaning tips for hot weather

How to clean the house while staying cool. With June set to be the hottest on record and the rest of the summer looking to follow suit, this weather can make cleaning tasks more challenging. The Merry Maids team wanted to share some valuable cleaning tips to help you with chores while staying comfortable in […]

Celebrate World Productivity Day with a clean and organised home!

Celebrate World Productivity Day with Merry Maids UK’s top de-cluttering tips.  At Merry Maids UK, we know a clean and organised home sets the stage for increased productivity and success. In this blog post, celebrating World Productivity Day, we’ll explore the connection between tidy living spaces and enhanced productivity while showcasing how Merry Maids can […]

World Environment Day | 10 Useful Home Energy-Saving Tips

Today is World Environment Day, so here are ten handy energy-saving tips to implement in your home. In celebration of World Environment Day today, the day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment, here are our top 10 energy-saving tips to help you and the environment. Wash at 30° Of course, you […]

Earth Day | Eco friendly washing tips

Today is Earth Day, so we thought we put together a few useful and eco-friendly washing tips for you to implement in your home. Earth Day is today, a global initiative that’s all about raising awareness and making changes to help take care of our home planet. To celebrate Earth Day, Merry Maids UK has […]

Merry Maids of 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 […]

Merry Maids of Kingston is crowned a winner in the Great British Franchisee Awards

Owned and operated by Gary Rolfe, Merry Maids of Kingston scooped a prestigious award this week which recognises excellence in franchising. After setting up his business in 2017, Gary has taken Merry Maids of Kingston from strength to strength as well as shown resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic which forced many domestic cleaning companies to […]

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 […]

Tips on using your time wisely

Do you use your time wisely or have you found that running around like a headless chicken, feeling rushed and crazed has become the norm? Life can seem overwhelming on occasions, but knowing how to balance time between family, friends, work, housekeeping and yourself can decrease your stress levels, keep you organised and make life […]

Fall Back into a great autumn cleaning routine

As we get closer to the end of Daylight Savings Time, it’s important to set a new autumn routine so you can stay on top of everything in your house. The days may get a little shorter, but don’t let that stop you! After all, spring cleaning is already a thing: Why not add autumn cleaning […]

5 Kitchen Organisation Tips

How to organise your kitchen in five easy steps.  The kitchen is one of the most used rooms in any home, and unfortunately, that also means it can be one of the messiest. The key to keeping your kitchen clean is organisation. Read on for five kitchen organisation ideas to help you keep even the […]