A note to our community regarding COVID-19. Learn more
Find a house cleaner near Torrington, CT

Find a house cleaner near Torrington, CT

6 near you

Find a house cleaner near Torrington, CT

6 near you

Give us a few details and we’ll match you with the right pro.

Zip code

Top 6 House Cleaners near Torrington, CT

House Cleaning Services Cost Guide

  • $
  • $$
  • $$$
  • $$$$

Your burning questions: answered

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.

Are there ways to be safe if I hire a house cleaner when social distancing?

If you hire a house cleaner to clean the inside of your home, do not make physical contact. Stay at least 6 feet apart at all times, sanitize any surfaces after cleaning and wash your hands thoroughly. Exchange all payments digitally instead of with cash. When contacting a house cleaner, put a plan in place to ensure everyone's safety.

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.

Should I hire a move-out cleaning service or do it myself?

You may benefit from hiring a professional move-out cleaning service, depending on your budget, time frame and whether you will be getting a deposit back. Hiring a cleaning service takes the stress out of your move. But if you’ve had your house regularly deep-cleaned, or if your landlord will charge you for cleaning anyway, you can save costs by DIY-ing it.

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 Torrington house cleaners
Aimee B.
So nice to have a clean house
Carolyne’s CleaningCarolyne’s Cleaning
Nicole G.
We are preparing our house to list for sale, we were looking for a first time professional deep cleaning. Nany's cleaning company went above and beyond for us. Arrived early, spent more time than estimated just to make sure my entire house was perfect. We are so impressed with how nice our house looks and smells, we will be hiring them for regular cleanings for our new house. Thank you Nany's!!! A+++
Nany's cleaning company and personal chef RBNany's cleaning company and personal chef RB
Christopher B.
Vania was a pleasure to deal with before, during, and after the cleaning. The two girls that came did a fantastic job and I would highly recommend them to anyone looking for house cleaning.
Coutinho cleaning llcCoutinho cleaning llc
Georgia B.
All of the above. Marcia cleaned our house today from top to bottom. I’m almost embarrassed how clean it is....or how dirty she found it. I highly recommend her for her services.
TOME CLEANING SERVICETOME CLEANING SERVICE
Dwight S.
Cony did great move out cleaning on my house. She worked hard and did a great job. Thanks Cony
Cony House Cleaning 2036854389Cony House Cleaning 2036854389
Stephanie B.
I had a wonderful experience with Tina’s Cleaning. She responded quickly to my inquiry, came to see my house before agreeing to do the cleaning and offered a very fair price. She was on time and did a fantastic job cleaning our home. I look forward to having her clean our home regularly!
Tina's CleaningTina's Cleaning
Thumbtack Customer
I contacted Grace to help out with house! Once we met and reviewed my wants she was able to schedule the first clean right away. She did a wonderful job in a pretty short time considering the state of my house! I look forward to her coming in again...and again :)
Grace's WayGrace's Way
Sarah M.
Tala did an amazing job, the house looks absolutely beautiful! Tala asked me what I was looking for specifically to be done. Not only did she complete that, but did a very detailed job. Tala was kind and professional. I highly, highly recommend using her for your house cleaning needs.
Simpli DetailedSimpli Detailed
Carrie C.
We had a great experience with Rise and Shine. Rafael was quick to respond and easy to schedule with. He arrived on time and did a wonderfully thorough job of cleaning our house. Very professional, very responsive, and a great value for the service. We are booking again and look forward to working with him in the future.
Rise and Shine Cleaning ServiceRise and Shine Cleaning Service
Ready to find a pro?

See more reviews, compare prices, and hire your favorite pros all with Thumbtack.

Why hire professionals on Thumbtack?
Free to use

You never pay to use Thumbtack: Get cost estimates, contact pros, and even book the job—all for no cost.

Compare prices side-by-side

You’ll know how much your project costs even before booking a pro.

Hire with confidence

With access to 1M+ customer reviews and the pros’ work history, you’ll have all the info you need to make a hire.