Entries by Tom Page

How to clean urine out of a mattress

A quick and easy method to remove urine from your mattress. Mattresses are important. Not to mention expensive! This makes it all the worse when you wake up from sharing your bed with your pet or child to find they’ve wet your bed. Panic sets in. You understand that accidents happen. But equally, you don’t […]

Merry Maids UK kicks off Forget Me Knot 2024 in support of Alzheimer’s Society

Merry Maids UK has begun our second annual Forget Me Knot Challenge to support Alzheimer’s Society.  This year, we’ve partnered with the Alzheimer’s Society to help them provide help and hope to the 900,000+ people living with dementia in the UK. Alzheimer’s is commonly misunderstood to be part of getting older. However, it is a […]

How clean does your house need to be when you sell it?

Moving out? How clean does your house need to be when you sell it? Let’s be honest, moving can be stressful! If you’ve sold your home, you’re likely currently feeling a lot of those good endorphins and heavy doses of relief. The last thing you want to worry about is the cleaning. But, the cleanliness […]

Merry Maids are in Leicester!

Meet the owner of the brand-new Merry Maids business in Leicester. Need a cleaner in Leicester? Merry Maids has expanded into Leicester and the surrounding areas under the expert supervision of Rachel Mullaney. We sat down with Rachel to chat about how her experience working for Merry Maids’ franchisor, ServiceMaster Ltd, has informed her expert […]

Why hire a professional cleaner for a moving-out clean?

Moving on out? Don’t let the cleaning stop you in your tracks with a moving-out clean. Moving home is widely agreed upon to be one of life’s most stressful experiences. In fact, according to Nicky Lidbetter, chief executive of charity Anxiety UK, “Most of us like familiarity, routine and order. When you’re moving, you have […]

Merry Maids of Sutton Coldfield Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Merry Maids of Sutton Coldfield is celebrating a quarter of a century of exceptional cleaning as a community-conscious family business. For a quarter of a century, Merry Maids of Sutton Coldfield has been at the forefront of the cleaning industry, bringing joy and cleanliness to homes across Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield, Tamworth, Walsall, North Birmingham, and […]

Merry Maids Dudley, Wolverhampton and Stafford wins coveted Franchisee of the Year Award

Merry Maids Dudley won a coveted recognition award for Franchisee of the Year for their business growth and development during this year’s ServiceMaster Spring Forward event. Merry Maids and ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services businesses from across the UK rallied in Coventry this month for our Spring Forward event. The day was packed with informative sessions […]

Merry Maids Fylde, Blackpool and Preston wins coveted awards for employee engagement

Merry Maids Fylde, Blackpool and Preston won multiple awards for their employee engagement and performance during this year’s ServiceMaster Spring Forward event. Merry Maids and ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services businesses from across the UK rallied in Coventry this month for our Spring Forward event. The day was packed with informative sessions from Team Academy on […]

Merry Maids Sutton Coldfield wins award of excellence

  Merry Maids Sutton Coldfield has been awarded a prestigious award for business excellence. ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services and Merry Maids businesses from across the UK recently rallied in Coventry for our Spring Forward event. The day was packed with informative sessions from Team Academy on how owners and staff can utilise their natural superpowers […]

Merry Maids of Croydon wins coveted award for community engagement

Merry Maids of Croydon won a coveted Invest award for work in the community during this year’s ServiceMaster Spring Forward event. Merry Maids and ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services businesses from across the UK rallied in Coventry this month for our Spring Forward event. The day was packed with informative sessions from Team Academy on how […]

Merry Maids North Sussex wins award for business excellence

Merry Maids North Sussex won the prestigious Best in Class award during this year’s ServiceMaster Spring Forward event. Merry Maids and ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services businesses from across the UK rallied in Coventry this month for our Spring Forward event. The day was packed with informative sessions from Team Academy on how owners and staff […]

Merry Maids UK becomes official partner in aid of Alzheimer’s Society

Merry Maids have become official partners of Alzheimer’s Society. We are thrilled to announce that Merry Maids has become an official charity partner in support of Alzheimer’s Society as of 2024. This blog post has all the details. What does the partnership mean? We have named Alzheimer’s Society our charity of the year. And have […]

How to make Valentine’s flowers last longer

Make your flowers go further this Valentine’s Day with these tips. Happy Valentine’s Day! However it is that you’re celebrating today, it’s safe to say that flowers are probably involved in some way. Whether your valentine surprises you with red roses or pink peonies today, it would be nice if they could last longer than […]

How to get rid of window condensation

Expert help on getting rid of window condensation. Have you found yourself waking up to windows covered in condensation? Condensation can be a nightmare at this time of year. For home renters and buyers alike, water collecting on your windows can be bad for your property. Here’s an easy way to eliminate this pesky winter […]

Why should I get my home professionally spring-cleaned?

The benefits of a professional spring-cleaning service. We don’t know about you, but we’re ready for spring. It’s when nature washes away the cold of winter and freshens up for a brighter year ahead. The flowers start to bloom, and the temperatures begin to rise. What’s not to love? Preparing for spring also means it’s […]

At home DIY cleaning hacks

DIY cleaning hacks from the experts. Stubborn stains, grimy appliances, and no solution in sight? Here are some cleaning hacks you can do at home to get your house looking ship-shaped in no time. Cleaning a Dirty Oven Door Let’s face it… our ovens see a lot of traffic, especially with the holiday period just […]

Merry Maids of Croydon Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Twenty years of Merry Maids of Croydon. The end of 2023 marked 20 years in business for Merry Maids of Croydon. Business owner Debbie Walker, a recent BFA HSBC British Franchise Awards finalist, started her business in 2003 after a successful career working in corporate roles. With a background in Strategic Account Management working with […]

Cleaning in the new year

Is your New Year’s resolution a clean home? Happy New Year! It’s on occasions like the new year when it becomes clear how much time flies. But often, this means that the time for cleaning flies away with the fairies. However, now many of us may find ourselves coming out of a mince-pie-induced haze and […]