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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.

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.

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.

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. 

What is included in a deep house cleaning vs. a basic house cleaning?

A basic house cleaning typically includes tasks like carpet cleaning, wiping countertops, taking out the trash, doing the laundry and washing dishes. A deep house cleaning is a much more involved process, where all aspects of the home are given full attention for a cleanout. In a deep house cleaning, the cleaners will wet-wipe everything from door frames to light switch plates, making sure to also clean walls, windows, air vents, ceiling fans, furniture and more.

How much should you tip maids or cleaning services?

Tipping between 15 and 20 percent is considered an appropriate tip for maids and house cleaners — just as it would with a barber, food delivery driver or taxi operator. During the holidays, you might want to consider tipping a bit more. 

It’s important to note that some housekeeping and maid services might include a tip within the service fee, which should be explained to you in the service contract. Talk to house cleaners in your area to find out what's included in their fees.

Reviews for Woodland house cleaners
Sue M.
My house is now Super Clean! Looks great!
Gregory M.
Christine has cleaned my house several times, and always does an extremely professional job.
Christine's Cleaning ServiceChristine's Cleaning Service
Linda G.
Adela and Candy did a great job. They were here on time, and they cleaned my house nicely. The oven was sparkling!!! Thank you. They will be continuing on.
Home Clean HomeHome Clean Home
Debby H.
Natalya and Diana cleaned my house spotless clean. My bathroom, kitchen, floors, laundry room, we're absolutely spotless cleaned. They also vacuumed and cleaned my windows & the sliders. I'm really satisfied with there work, & I hope they comes again. I recommend there job fully! We've Allfa Amazing Cleaning Service is great! I will talk about you guys with my friends
Thumbtack Customer
Adela cleaned our house for the first time on Monday. I was so impressed by her attention to detail as she made the house shine. I have asked her to come back every other week. We were so pleased with her work.
Home Clean HomeHome Clean Home
Thumbtack Customer
I am very pleased with the work Vitello's Cleaning Service has done at my dad's house. It's only fair I give them a 5 start rating for their excellent work. I highly recommend them.
Vitello's Cleaning ServiceVitello's Cleaning Service
Mia L.
I wish I could give 10 stars-Alysha came through on a VERY last minute request, was professional, prompt & cleaned my ridiculously dirty house so that it sparkled!!! Do not hesitate to hire Happy Helpers. The best!
Grass Man Outdoor SpecialistsGrass Man Outdoor Specialists
Chris D.
Schmicka was very professional, called before leaving home for my house, did a very thorough job of cleaning, asked what I wanted, asked if I was satisfied with job several times and went out of her way to do a great job.
4 Real Shine LLC4 Real Shine LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Carlos and his wife and another helper spent 2 1/2 hours deep cleaning interior windows, floors, bathrooms and the kitchen. The house hasn't shined like this since before my back surgery. It was a pleasure having each of them in my home and I appreciate their fine work. I'm making a monthly appointment.
Kubic Professional Cleaning ServiceKubic Professional Cleaning Service
Larissa S.
The house was cleaned properly, but there were some issues when it came to payment. I paid with a check, which she lost. That led to me having to cancel the check and deal with additional complications with my bank because the check had my personal information and account number on it. And then there was the challenge of getting the money to her again. She would schedule a time to come get it, so I would stay at home and wait. And then hours later she would text me and say that she couldn't make it. It was all a bit frustrating.
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