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Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a house cleaner during the COVID-19 pandemic?

The best way to set up a consultation with a house cleaner during the COVID-19 pandemic is by using virtual, online tools. Start by performing an online search for local house cleaners. Message them to set up either a phone call or video call to perform a consultation. During this call, they can give you recommendations and may be able to estimate the cost of their services. Be sure to discuss whether they accept virtual payments and any precautions they can take to perform the job safely.

How can I find out if a house cleaner is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

A house cleaner is generally not considered an essential service sector during the coronavirus pandemic. To find out which services are considered essential, visit your city and state government, and read their guidelines. A national list of essential service providers can be found on CISA’s Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19 site. This webpage lists 16 different infrastructure sectors considered to be essential. However, not all jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure.

Can I use digital payments to pay for house cleaning?

Not only do many house cleaners accept digital payments through platforms like Zelle, PayPal, Square Cash, Google Pay, Venmo and more, but this may become more common as the COVID-19 pandemic pushes more service workers to digitize. This means you can pay your house cleaner without making physical contact or handling money. 

If cleaning is absolutely essential during the current crisis, consult with the house cleaner beforehand to ensure a safe monetary transaction that complies with current government guidelines and recommendations for social distancing.

Does a house cleaner need to enter my home?

Yes, in almost all cases a house cleaner needs to enter your home. However, a cleaner may not need to enter your home if they are solely cleaning outside areas. 

There may be some cases in which a cleaner is necessary. If so, take precautions — avoid being in the same room, make no physical contact, sanitize any surfaces and pay through a digital service instead of using cash.

Do house cleaners offer remote or virtual services?

House cleaning is generally done in person, but some may be willing to offer remote services. If you find a house cleaner’s profile that states they’re offering remote services, contact the pro to talk about your options. 

If you’d rather hire a house cleaner to clean your home when the pandemic is over, you may be able to book an appointment at a later date. Start by comparing local house cleaners in your area side-by-side.

What is the difference between a housekeeper and a house cleaner?

Although some house cleaning and housekeeping duties might overlap, a house cleaner is charged with the top-to-bottom cleaning of a home. House cleaner duties typically include basic and deep house cleaning, such as washing and sanitizing countertops, floors, tubs, toilets, kitchens and more.

Housekeepers or maids are hired to lightly clean and maintain certain aspects of the home. This might include dusting, washing dishes, changing sheets, doing some meal preparation and restocking the client’s groceries and personal care products.

It’s also worth noting that a housekeeper or maid is usually one individual employed to a home (sometimes hired as a live-in), while a house cleaner is oftentimes accompanied by a team of cleaners. 

How much does it cost to deep clean a house?

Deep cleaning a house goes beyond the surface level to clear out the dust, grime and gunk that’s collecting on the fan blades, hiding in the blinds, and built up inside the refrigerator drawers. Deep cleaning of a home or apartment costs more than regular house cleaning because it takes more time, effort, and cleaning products. You may choose to have a deep cleaning once or several times a year in addition to your standard cleaning services. You may have a one-time deep cleaning to prepare for company or to clean after a house party. Companies may charge an hourly rate or a price per square foot, or may offer you a flat rate after they have visited your home and estimated work time. The national average house cleaning price is $110-$150, with rates ranging higher for deep-cleaning services. Here are some examples of how a company may calculate their deep-cleaning prices:

  • 10 cents per square foot (compared with 5 cents per square foot for standard house cleaning).
  • $300 for a 3,000-square-foot home.
  • $25 per hour per worker for deep-cleaning services.

How do I choose the best house cleaning service?

When searching for the best house cleaning service near you, consider the depth of your cleaning needs, your budget and the size and condition of your home. Read reviews from verified customers of any cleaning service that you’re looking to hire. Also, check out the reviewers’ photos and do background checks on reviewers to ensure they’re not employed by established cleaning firms or maid agencies. 

When viewing house cleaners on Thumbtack, you might see a Top Pro badge. This indicates that the service is one of the most popular and highly-rated professionals using the platform.

Reviews for Ladera Ranch house cleaners
Joyce C.
Our lovely cleaners just left and I am in awe with their work! Our house, small but reallllllyyyy dirty. They really did a good job. Even cleaning our keyboards. Their attention to detail is very good. I’m actually going to rebook for a monthly service!
Gigi home cleaningGigi home cleaning
Kyle N.
The team was on time and very kind. They were respectful of our Cat and Dog and made sure to keep them inside and safe. They cleaned every inch of our house which is a new construction and was covered in pet hair and dust. I am excited to welcome them back! 100% service
Gigi home cleaningGigi home cleaning
Julia S.
I surprised my sister who has her own apartment with a home cleaning. I know she's been busy working her butt off and would appreciate someone coming in to take care of her house choirs. I also wanted to find someone I can trust without supervision and especially under her absence. Aga confirmed the clean pretty quickly and then I contacted my sister's roommate to make sure the timing would work out well while she was away at work. After the clean she called me and was thrilled with the clean and the surprise! She said everything looked brand new especially her bathroom and kitchen. She told me when we meet that she signed into cleaning service as she said “there’s no turning back”. I guess some gifts truly keep on giving!
Blue Coast Cleaning ServiceBlue Coast Cleaning Service
Laura H.
Wow! Our house got dirty over quarantine and I couldn’t stand it anymore. The OlyOcean team was amazing! I focused them on some key areas (bathrooms, kitchen) and they were incredibly thorough. And on time and very sweet with my kids and crazy puppy. Communication was excellent and responsive. I have high expectations (having had a weekly cleaning lady for years prior to covid) and OlyClean is the real deal. They wore masks, scrubs, shoe booties. I’ve hired them for monthly visits.
Mark I.
Dorota is awesome! I am so ecstatic that she did such a great job. She was prompt and very professional. She showed up on time and did an amazing job. I have been at my residence for 2 years and been through numerous house cleaners. Dorota was above and beyond what I was expecting. I’ll save you the reading aspect of this review and make it very simple. Hire Dorota, you will be very happy with your decision she did more than I ever expected. She works hard and thorough. Dorota is amazing!
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