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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 Ballwin house cleaners
Linda N.
They cleaned my house top to bottom. Very pleased with their attention to detail.
Nice and CleanNice and Clean
Diana O.
I loved having these ladies in to clean up the house! Looking forward to working with them for a long time to come.
We Be ScrubbinWe Be Scrubbin
Erin J.
I was looking for a cleaning services to come to my house and do a deep clean ASAP. Kristen contacted me and was able to come in 2 days and her team did a fantastic job! I will definitely be using them again!
Self-Maid Cleaning Services, LLCSelf-Maid Cleaning Services, LLC
Stacy H.
Thomas and his team were great to work with! Quick response times, fair pricing and quality work! We ended up hiring them for regular cleanings at our new house because our move out clean went so well! Would 100% recommend!
Childress Brothers Cleaning & PhotographyChildress Brothers Cleaning & Photography
Andrea C.
Heather was great! She came right on time and got straight to work! She was friendly and easy to talk to. My house looks great after her cleaning. I will definitely use her again!
Heather's cleaningHeather's cleaning
Diana O.
We’re really happy to have found these awesome ladies to come clean our house! They are thorough and efficient, and everything looked great when they were done. Communication is quick and easy, and they’re a pleasure to work with.
We Be ScrubbinWe Be Scrubbin
Maranda B.
So pleased! she took her time and made sure the job was done right! Can't wait to have her back! My house looks perfect for my pool party! So clean I didn't wanna wear my shoes!
We Be ScrubbinWe Be Scrubbin
Sandra Y.
They were very professional and responsible. Their staff is bilingual (English and Spanish) which makes everything easier for me. They presented a very detailed proposal so I approved it, then they made a great job when they cleaned my house the first time. I will hire them again soon.
Servy SolutionsServy Solutions
Amy B.
Betsy, Janae, and Paige cleaned our home and they were fabulous. We requested a deep clean and they worked for 3 hours from top to bottom. Not only were they excellent, thorough and efficient, they were also very pleasant. It had been some time since the whole house was scrubbed and they left nothing undone. The bathrooms and kitchen sparkled and every room was dusted, including bookshelves, tables, artwork, baseboards and sills. When I called, I asked to be cleaned within 2 days and they were more than able to accommodate us. I highly recommend!!
Cleaning Concepts Maid ServiceCleaning Concepts Maid Service
Rebecca S.
I was so impressed and thrilled with my pre move in cleaning I had done by them! The did a beautiful job, made my house shine and sparkle (especially my sink) and they made the process super simple/easy for me. They were so sweet and accommodating, such a wonderful presence about them, I will absolutely use them in the future and recommend everyone do the same!
Balicki CleaningBalicki Cleaning
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