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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.

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. 

What should I ask a house cleaner or maid before hiring them?

There are many questions to ask a cleaning service before you hire them to make sure they’re the right fit. These questions might include:

  • How much do you charge?
  • How do you set your prices -- per hour or per square foot? Or, do you charge a flat rate?
  • What is your past work experience? Can I see a list of references?
  • Are you accustomed to working with different home or apartment types and sizes?
  • Can you work with children or pets in the house?
  • What types of cleaning products do you use?
  • Do you bring your own cleaning supplies and products?
  • How often can you clean my home?
  • Is there anything you recommend I do (or don't do) to my home before you arrive?

For more tips on how to hire the best maid or house cleaning service, read our smart hiring guide.

How often should you have your house cleaned?

The frequency you should have your house cleaned depends on several factors, and the best professional house cleaner can give you a rough estimate of costs so you can budget how often you need someone to clean your home. 

Daily house cleaning may be necessary if you have a home with a large number of bedrooms with young children and kids, although other homeowners may benefit from weekly house cleaning. A weekly cleaner can clean the bathroom, kitchen, do laundry, vacuum and mop. An occasional deep house cleaning is most beneficial for people who have recently renovated a home or are looking to do a spring clean. 

Reviews for Louisville house cleaners
Jordan J.
Far exceeded our expectations for a deep clean of our house as we prepare to sell. Quick response, great value, and tremendous job cleaning the house!
Christy's Commercial and Residential CleaningChristy's Commercial and Residential Cleaning
Jennifer R.
Carlos, Estella and Andres did an excellent job on the deep cleaning of my house. I needed a complete clean, including washing widows inside and out, cleaning out all the cabinets and cleaning and polishing the hard wood floors. My house is now in great shape so I can put it on the market to sell. I would recommend E-C Cleaning LLC to anyone in need of a house cleaning service.
E-C CLEANING LLCE-C CLEANING LLC
Laura P.
Best cleaning service ever. My house was so beautifully cleaned it almost sparkled.
Maid A Mess Cleaning ServiceMaid A Mess Cleaning Service
Martha W.
Shannon and her cleaning crew did a fantastic job of cleaning my home! The house has never been so clean. They were very efficient and professional. I was very, very pleased with her service and am hiring her on a regular to clean the house.
Shannon's Cleaning Service LLCShannon's Cleaning Service LLC
Leela k.
Very neat service and our house is sparkling clean .
Peachy Clean by PaigePeachy Clean by Paige
Thumbtack Customer
Deana and her daughter did a fantastic job cleaning my house! Having 4 pets and working full time my house was slowly becoming a disaster, but Deana did an awesome job cleaning!!
Deana's CleaningDeana's Cleaning
Tamara W.
Great service! Loved coming home to a super clean house!
Julia's clean sweepJulia's clean sweep
Kelly L.
My house hadnt been cleaned in awhile and sherry worked with me to catch up everything and stay within our budget. She did a good job and I love having a clean house again.
Sherry's cleaning servicesSherry's cleaning services
Brian M.
Carlos and Leo were Great!!!! Came to my home on short notice and cleaned everything wonderfully. Very quick and thorough! Highly recommend to anyone looking Big house Small House They can handle it!!! Thanks EC Cleaning!!
E-C CLEANING LLCE-C CLEANING LLC
Andrew L.
I am so pleased with E-C Cleaning. They are punctual, cordial and detail oriented. My house never felt so clean. A+++++
E-C CLEANING LLCE-C CLEANING LLC
Sarah H.
I asked for a clean on a house I just bought. I sent message online Friday, heard back within 2 hours and had the house cleaned Saturday. Trinitie did a great job. I Will no doubt use this service again.
Kleen BathroomsKleen Bathrooms
Cindy H.
Upshaw's Cleaning Services was responsive and showed up to do a deep clean just as planned. We needed professional help within a week and they delivered. Enjoying a peaceful clean house!
Upshaw's cleaning servicesUpshaw's cleaning services
Kellie V.
Debbie and her team are a whirling dervish of house cleaning happiness! They do a great job!
Debbie CenaDebbie Cena
Eli J.
The house was spotless, smelled clean and there were the beloved vacuum lines where you could tell they cleaned extensively. Great job, and incredible value for pricing
Maid A Mess Cleaning ServiceMaid A Mess Cleaning Service
Thumbtack Customer
Debbie came to my house twice. The first time, she did a good job. The second time, i came home to find the floors hadn't been cleaned, the countertops had not been wiped, and it didn't appear that the house had been cleaned. I was disappointed.
Debbie CenaDebbie Cena
Hayley R.
Carlos has done a fantastic job deep cleaning and also routine cleaning our house. He is very professional and leaves my house sparkling. He has been super accommodating working around our schedule to fit us in as we’ve needed him. I would definitely recommend Carlos and his team for any cleaning needs!
E-C CLEANING LLCE-C CLEANING LLC
Joe H.
Robinson Cleaning is fantastic and I would highly recommend them for your house cleaning needs. Pleasant, thoughtful, and thorough. What more can you ask for?
Robinson CleaningRobinson Cleaning
Kathie B.
Shannon is a very detail oriented cleaner. I was thoroughly satisfied with the work she did. She gave this house a super cleaning. I recommend her without hesitation
Shannon's Cleaning Service LLCShannon's Cleaning Service LLC
Frank I.
FIRST TIME USING SHANNON,( FOR HOUSE CLEANING ), SHE ARRIVED 4 HOURS LATE!!!!!! SHOULD HAVE DISMISSED HER,,,,,AS SHE IS A SPOT CLEANER!!! HIGHLY,,,DO NOT RECOMMEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Shannon's Cleaning Service LLCShannon's Cleaning Service LLC
Thumbtack Customer
3 women came and all were professional and worked very hard. My house is nice and clean!
Debbie CenaDebbie Cena
Thumbtack Customer
It was great to come home to a clean smelling house. My clutter is not their issue. I look forward to a long relationship.
Freedom Cleaning, LLCFreedom Cleaning, LLC
Cindy A.
They were awesome and so friendly. I hired them to clean my Mom's house--she loves them.
Christy's Commercial and Residential CleaningChristy's Commercial and Residential Cleaning
Linda L.
Her daughter came to clean my house. She was very professional and friendly. She did a great job!
Julia's clean sweepJulia's clean sweep
Tyler C.
Shannon did a deep clean on my house. I appreciate her kindness and help. Overall average experience.
Shannon's Cleaning Service LLCShannon's Cleaning Service LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Outstanding!! I was very impressed with the house cleaning these ladies did. The floors looked fabulous. They did all this work in a timely manner. I have hired them to clean on a regular basis.
Freedom Cleaning, LLCFreedom Cleaning, LLC
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