How to Choose a Cleaning Service


Professional cleaning when you need it!

  • Determine your cleaning need and prioritize
    • Do a walk through of the home and take note of the things that need to be cleaned.  Prioritize your needs based on what you can do and what you would like the cleaning service to handle.

  • Determine the type if service you need
    • Determine the type of service that best meets your needs.
      • Lite duty cleaning -  is cleaning the areas that most people would clean on a regular basis with no pets and are generally tidy. For example:
        • Dusting and wiping down surfaces around the home
        • Vacuuming floors and carpets
        • Mopping floors
        • Bathroom cleaning
        • Cleaning the kitchen sink areas
        • Wiping down the kitchen appliances
        • Taking out the trash
        • Lite organizing
      • Routine Cleaning - also know as a maintenance clean is cleaning the areas more in depth than a lite clean.  This is what most people would clean on a regular basis. For example:
        • Dusting and wiping down surfaces around the home
        • Vacuuming floors and carpets
        • Mopping floors
        • Bathroom cleaning
        • Cleaning the kitchen sink areas
        • Wiping down the kitchen appliances
        • Taking out the trash
        • Lite organizing
      • Deep Cleaning - A deep clean includes everything in a Routine Clean house cleaning with more detail and additional areas.  The additional areas will differ by service, for example:
        • Dusting of baseboards
        • Wiping down doors and door frames
        • Window sills
        • Ceiling fans dusted and wiped
      • Move in / Move out Cleaning - A deep clean includes everything in a Deep Clean house cleaning with more detail and additional areas.  The home must be empty. The additional areas will differ by service, for example
        • Closets
        • Closet shelves
        • Build in shelving
        • Sliding glass doors
        • Blinds
        • Interior of ridge
        • Interior of oven
        • Interior of microwave

  • Do you need any additional services
    • Are there any additional services that you would like to have preformed?  For example;
      • Oven interior cleaning
      • Fridge interior cleaning
      • Laundry services
      • Washing dishes
      • Cleaning inside of kitchen cabinets
      • Cleaning Blinds
      • Dusting of ceiling fans (reachable only)
      • Garage cleaning (organizing, sweeping)
      • Organizing

  • Determine your budget The average home cleaning service in the US is around $115 to $250 per cleaning.  The amount is based on the cleaning service selected, the size of the home, experience of the cleaning company and whether  an individual cleaner or a cleaning company is employed.

  • Professional Service vs. Individual - Hiring a cleaning company will come with conveniences such as peace of mind knowing they are bonded, insured, licensed, professionally trained, background checked, drug tested,  have a service guarantee and offer cash-free payment options.  Hiring an individual may save you money however, they most likely will not be bonded, insured, licensed, professionally trained, background checked, drug tested  or offer cash-free payment options.  

  • Hire & Relax - Hire the cleaning service that meets your need and your price point. Good Job! You have successfully hired a cleaning service.  Now sit back and enjoy your worry-free weekends.