Your guide to move-in and move-out cleaning

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Planning checklist

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1 week before: Hire your cleaner
  • Hire a move-out cleaner to ensure your home is sparkling (e.g., clean stove, refrigerator, freezer)
  • Communicate any needs you have (e.g., preference for eco-friendly products)
  • Clear major surfaces and move boxes aside
The day of the cleaning
  • Greet your cleaner and do a walk-through to point out areas that need deep cleaning
  • When your cleaner is almost done, take a look and make sure all surfaces have been cleaned to your satisfaction
  • Pay your cleaner for a job well done

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Tips for success

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Ask about cleaning procedures and cleaning supplies

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Tell your cleaner about any furniture you have in the house

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Tell your cleaner about any pets that have been in the house (for move-out cleaning)

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Schedule the cleaner to come after the movers leave

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Ask about extra services like spackling and painting

Top 3 Reasons You Need a Move-Out Cleaner
  1. 1. Move-out cleaners can save you money

    Move-out cleaners will leave your home sparkling clean, which is especially important if you’re a renter and you need to get your security deposit back from your landlord.

  2. 2. Move-out cleaners will save you time

    Cleaning an entire house takes a long time - especially when you need to scrub out kitchen appliances and thoroughly clean all bathrooms.

  3. 3. Move-out cleaners know how to tackle kitchen messes

    The kitchen is often the most difficult room to clean when moving out, as appliances like refrigerators and microwaves accrue years of grime that’s tough to clean.

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