archive-com.com » COM » T » THEMAIDSMEDWAY.COM

Total: 434

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Keeping Sand Out of Your House This Summer
    policy in your home Get your children in the habit of taking their shoes and socks off outside and dumping out the sand You can even leave a small basket on the porch for sandy socks so they can all be washed at once without tracking sand through the house The Water Hose It s a tried and true classic the water hose is perfect for getting sand off of wet kids and adults who act like kids Keep the water hose near the door and ask your family to wash themselves off before they enter It doesn t hurt to hang a towel by the door as well to keep those freshly washed feet from tracking water through the house Sand Room Do you have a beach front house Being that close to the beach definitely encourages sand in the house Thankfully you have some control over your space If you have the resources you can create a sand room at your back door Build a small room with a shower hooks and curtains that will allow your guests to wash the sand off change their clothes if they need to and dry off before coming into the house back to top Sign up below and receive a 50 VOUCHER Please enter your name Invalid email address Invalid Input Our Services The Maids Medway offers a variety of services Please see below for the one that fits your needs Maid Services House Cleaning Hiring a Maid Services Housekeeping Services Service Area See if The Maids Medway services your area by click to see our map or list of cities and zip codes The Maids Service Area Cities We Service Ashland MA Attleboro MA Attleboro Falls MA Auburn MA Bellingham MA Blackstone MA Dover MA Fayville MA Framingham MA Franklin

    Original URL path: http://www.themaidsmedway.com/keeping-sand-out-of-your-house-this-summer-1 (2016-04-25)
    Open archived version from archive


  • Seemingly Random (But Helpful!) Cleaning Tips
    as a squeegee The tannin in the tea is strong enough to break down dirt and the newspaper scrapes it off Wash your bathtub with grapefruit and salt You don t even need a sponge for this technique just half of a grapefruit and about 3 tablespoons of salt Sprinkle the salt liberally over the grapefruit half and use just as you would a scrubber Maxwell explained that the grapefruit is acidic and the salt acts as an abrasive and it also smells wonderful Never wash your expensive jeans again You know that pair of jeans you only wear out to dinner because they cost you so much To really keep them in mint condition you should never wash them never There s a trick to this though the freezer If you bag up your expensive jeans and put them in the freezer it will the germs but not your jeans If you have a stain or a mark spot clean to keep your pants fresh Have you heard of any of these tips before Will you try any of them Jeans in the freezer now that s a new one back to top Sign up below and receive a 50 VOUCHER Please enter your name Invalid email address Invalid Input Our Services The Maids Medway offers a variety of services Please see below for the one that fits your needs Maid Services House Cleaning Hiring a Maid Services Housekeeping Services Service Area See if The Maids Medway services your area by click to see our map or list of cities and zip codes The Maids Service Area Cities We Service Ashland MA Attleboro MA Attleboro Falls MA Auburn MA Bellingham MA Blackstone MA Dover MA Fayville MA Framingham MA Franklin MA Grafton MA Holliston MA Hope MA Hopedale MA

    Original URL path: http://www.themaidsmedway.com/seemingly-random-but-helpful-cleaning-tips (2016-04-25)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Three Tips for Decorating Your Living Room
    year Blue is a classic and it s hard to go wrong with different shades of blue brought together by neutrals Pinks are bold and can be used extremely effectively as bright pops of color and red is always a dramatic standout 2 Create a Gallery Wall If you re looking for an interesting focal point for your living room a gallery wall might be just what you need A gallery wall is simply a collection of artwork usually framed hung together on one wall Quick tips While you can certainly create a consistent wall you can also make it more interesting by mixing the types of art the colors and styles of the frames and the sizes of the pieces Also it s a good idea to decide the layout of the wall before you start hanging 3 Mix Match Mixing and matching patterns and prints can be incredibly daunting but there are actually a lot of patterns that will work well together even if you don t expect them to and it adds depth dimension and interest to a room Try this If you re unsure about which patterns can go together use this handy trick choose patterns and prints that have the same color background The consistency of the background color will tie the patterns together back to top Sign up below and receive a 50 VOUCHER Please enter your name Invalid email address Invalid Input Our Services The Maids Medway offers a variety of services Please see below for the one that fits your needs Maid Services House Cleaning Hiring a Maid Services Housekeeping Services Service Area See if The Maids Medway services your area by click to see our map or list of cities and zip codes The Maids Service Area Cities We Service Ashland

    Original URL path: http://www.themaidsmedway.com/three-tips-for-decorating-your-living-room (2016-04-25)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Cleaning Tips from Mom
    reader who submitted this remembers doing this as a child and how novel it was it still takes her back Essential Oil for Homemade Cleaners If vinegar and baking soda are your cleansers of choice but you don t like the smell this is a great option for making things a little fresher at home A few drops of essential oil in your vinegar and water spray bottle or mixed in the baking soda you use to clean the carpet or mattress can make everything smell much better Boiling Water Removes Wine Stains The reader who submitted this tip remembers her mother s love for beautiful linens red wine and entertaining Thankfully she also remembers her mom s great trick for getting red wine stains out of her favorite white table cloth Pouring boiling water over the spot will remove the stain without damaging the fine fabric of the cloth Dish Soap to Take Grease Off of Clothing If you ve ever gotten a drop of grease on your clothes you know what a pain it is It seems like no matter how you clean it or treat it the grease refuses to come out One mom advised using dish soap for a common sense reason it s made to remove grease back to top Sign up below and receive a 50 VOUCHER Please enter your name Invalid email address Invalid Input Our Services The Maids Medway offers a variety of services Please see below for the one that fits your needs Maid Services House Cleaning Hiring a Maid Services Housekeeping Services Service Area See if The Maids Medway services your area by click to see our map or list of cities and zip codes The Maids Service Area Cities We Service Ashland MA Attleboro MA Attleboro Falls MA Auburn

    Original URL path: http://www.themaidsmedway.com/cleaning-tips-from-mom (2016-04-25)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Decorating Your Home in Cottage Style
    or childhood home familiarity Here are a few tips for combining those different styles into a cohesive room décor Colors the overall color plan should be set on soft colors One color in several different shades is a great look especially when balanced by a uniform neutral Then add a few bright pops of color with an accent wall furniture or accessories in a bright but complementary color Furniture This is where the vintage is going to make an appearance Look for second hand vintage pieces then recover them with new upholstery or slipcovers to give them a new look with a vintage feel Window Treatments Time to tap into the romance Use light airy curtains with soft patterns and colors to provide muted natural light that will create a cozy spring time effect Accessories Finally pull in the rustic flare with some homemade crafty looking accessories like hand woven baskets crocheted pillows or throws and pottery crafted vases The result will be a room you ll want to spend time in because it will always feel cozy fresh and inviting back to top Sign up below and receive a 50 VOUCHER Please enter your name Invalid email address Invalid Input Our Services The Maids Medway offers a variety of services Please see below for the one that fits your needs Maid Services House Cleaning Hiring a Maid Services Housekeeping Services Service Area See if The Maids Medway services your area by click to see our map or list of cities and zip codes The Maids Service Area Cities We Service Ashland MA Attleboro MA Attleboro Falls MA Auburn MA Bellingham MA Blackstone MA Dover MA Fayville MA Framingham MA Franklin MA Grafton MA Holliston MA Hope MA Hopedale MA Hopkinton MA Medfield MA Medway MA Mendon MA Metrowest Boston

    Original URL path: http://www.themaidsmedway.com/decorating-your-home-in-cottage-style (2016-04-25)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Blog
    not even be permitted to Get the effect without the effort by painting a couple of pieces of furniture like a dresser or Read More Life Without a Washing Machine Written by The Maids Thursday 30 May 2013 For a lot of homeowners having a washing machine is a standard and expected part of housekeeping However for many who live in apartments or who have had their washing machine and dryer break getting used to washing clothes without one is a necessity Apartment Therapy contributor Alison Gerber explains how her family does it here are some of her ideas Have a Laundry Day You re going to wear yourself out trying to cart clothes to a Laundromat every day so instead plan one big laundry day every week One big trip to get it out of the way will be easier Read More Keeping Sand Out of Your House This Summer Written by The Maids Wednesday 29 May 2013 Whether you re spending time at the beach the lake or your kids just love the sandbox there s sand to be found everywhere this time of year It can make house cleaning a serious chore but in your own home or in your beach house there are a lot of things you can do to keep sand from taking over your house this season Shoes Off If your kids are coming home from the playground with shoes full of sand this is going to be your best way to stop it Start a shoes off policy in your home Get your Read More Seemingly Random But Helpful Cleaning Tips Written by The Maids Saturday 18 May 2013 When Apartment Therapy creator Maxwell Ryan went on the set of Good Morning America he brought with him some great green house cleaning tips and demonstrated some of them for the audience Some of them you may have heard and some maybe not but they all worked as advertised Clean you window with black tea Maxwell displayed this on the show and everyone agreed that the window looked great All you need to do is pour black tea into a spray bottle and wash like your normally would The kicker Newspaper as a squeegee The tannin in the tea is strong enough Read More Three Tips for Decorating Your Living Room Written by The Maids Wednesday 15 May 2013 What do you like most about your living room What do you use it for How hard is it when it comes to housekeeping When you think about these things you might start to think about decorating especially now that spring has finally arrived While there are many many tips for decorating your living room these are three easy to implement favorites 1 Use Color Many homeowners are afraid of using color for fear of choosing colors that clash or look too bright together While it s not an unreasonable concern you can rest easy by sticking to one or two colors and Read

    Original URL path: http://www.themaidsmedway.com/blog/Page-6# (2016-04-25)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Organizing the Cleaning Supplies
    you can hang on the wall the fewer things you ll have taking up floor space Not to mention that things like brooms and mobs have an uncanny habit of falling over in your closet Shelving Just like hanging things on the wall getting things onto shelves serves a couple of purposes not only does it free up some floor space it also keeps everything in reach and much more organized Maximize your shelving by keeping things grouped by purpose and if you have the ability to add a couple of more shelves it s not a bad idea The Cleaning Caddy When you re ready to clean it s so much easier if you can just grab the things you need and take them with you throughout the house That s what a cleaning caddy is for A small container with a handle is all you need and supply it with the cleaners and tools you use most frequently This might include A spray bottle with a general cleanser like vinegar and water Baking soda for odors Sponge Microfiber cloth Keep it filled and in the cleaning closet so that all you have to do is grab it and get to work it will serve you well back to top Sign up below and receive a 50 VOUCHER Please enter your name Invalid email address Invalid Input Our Services The Maids Medway offers a variety of services Please see below for the one that fits your needs Maid Services House Cleaning Hiring a Maid Services Housekeeping Services Service Area See if The Maids Medway services your area by click to see our map or list of cities and zip codes The Maids Service Area Cities We Service Ashland MA Attleboro MA Attleboro Falls MA Auburn MA Bellingham MA Blackstone

    Original URL path: http://www.themaidsmedway.com/organizing-the-cleaning-supplies (2016-04-25)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Magazine Holders as Containers
    silly to put them on a bookshelf when you re pulling them out so frequently but they certainly aren t doing any favors falling off the kids desk Using a magazine holder for these books is the perfect solution They slide easily in and can hold several books keeping them upright but on hand Keep Plastic Wrap Boxes Neat Chances are you have a small collection of plastic wrap aluminum foil snack bag and trash bag boxes in your kitchen Do you shove them under the sink Put them in a caddy This is a clever idea use a magazine holder to hold them all neatly together while still being in reach Hold Onto Toiletries Tools Whether you ve got an army of haircare tools a slew of facial soaps or a random collection of toiletries they have a tendency to get out of hand Awkwardly weighted containers and stiff unbending cords can make the bathroom a mess Use a couple of magazine holders especially for your larger items They ll fit right in cords and all and keep things much neater Repurpose Other Containers Magazine holders aren t the only containers you can use to hold something different empty food jars old tea kettles tin cans even creamer bottles can all be reused for organization so get creative back to top Sign up below and receive a 50 VOUCHER Please enter your name Invalid email address Invalid Input Our Services The Maids Medway offers a variety of services Please see below for the one that fits your needs Maid Services House Cleaning Hiring a Maid Services Housekeeping Services Service Area See if The Maids Medway services your area by click to see our map or list of cities and zip codes The Maids Service Area Cities We Service Ashland

    Original URL path: http://www.themaidsmedway.com/magazine-holders-as-containers (2016-04-25)
    Open archived version from archive



  •