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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.

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.

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.

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 Cary house cleaners
Rakhi N.
She did a decent job cleaning the house
Yakelin’s cleansing & granite serviceYakelin’s cleansing & granite service
Li Z.
I just had them did a moving clean to our house. They worked very hard. My house is sparkling clean now. I would definitely recommend them.
Baires Solutions LLCBaires Solutions LLC
Kiran R.
Moved into to house as a roommate and the house was pretty messed up. Riva’s house keeping were to the rescue and was able to book immediately for the very next day. There was on time and completed the deep cleaning of the house. Now I can breathe peacefully and able to live here. Great job! Everything is sparkling clean!!
RIVA'S Housekeeping LLCRIVA'S Housekeeping LLC
Kelly Y.
Sunshine Cleaning is great! They respond quickly and are quick and thorough with my house cleaning. Thank you!
Sunshine Cleaning & PaintingSunshine Cleaning & Painting
Thumbtack Customer
Excellent work done! My house was completely clean!
Nancy's General Cleaning LLCNancy's General Cleaning LLC
Rahulnaidu P.
Just hovering over Thumbtack and found absolute gem of a cleaning service. Both the ladies are extremely responsive and the house is super clean. They put their 100% effort to make it look clean. We have opted for move out package and the house is as clean as the day one. Very affordable too!!JUST GO FOR THIS CLEANING SERVICES!!!
Rose's Clean TeamRose's Clean Team
Maggie Z.
The team is so professional and make my house super clean!
ASE Cleaning ServiceASE Cleaning Service
Claudia J.
They just finished and I’m so happy. The house looks so clean and bright. I’m so glad I found someone that I feel comfortable being in the house while I’m out and good at cleaning👍🏼👍🏼
Lupita's Cleaning Service LLCLupita's Cleaning Service LLC
Cynthia B.
Ashlynn was great to work with and did an excellent job. This was a move-out cleaning so she cleaned the entire house as well as the carpets. The buyers described the house as being “in immaculate condition”, and Ashlynn played a key part in that.
☆Gleaming Cleaning LLC☆ →Licensed & Insured!☆Gleaming Cleaning LLC☆ →Licensed & Insured!
Kristen M.
They came in in a whirlwind of awesomeness and cleaned the whole house top to bottom in record time. And its SO CLEAN!! Worth every penny and I think my house is cleaner now than when I moved in. Try these folks, you won’t be disappointed! And they were so fast!!
Priority CleaningPriority Cleaning
Sudhanshu T.
Hope Valley team did an excellent job cleaning our house.
Hope valley cleaning service LLCHope valley cleaning service LLC
Mihir M.
Really good clean done at our house today, on time and responsive!!
Yakelin’s cleansing & granite serviceYakelin’s cleansing & granite service
Breanne R.
The team did an excellent & thorough job cleaning our whole house.
Sunshine Cleaning & PaintingSunshine Cleaning & Painting
Andrea F.
Efficiently deeper cleaned my house in record time. Highly recommend!
Upscale Cleaning & Concierge~MovingUpscale Cleaning & Concierge~Moving
Melissa S.
Gonzalez cleaning is fantastic! She paid attention to even the smallest of cleaning detail and the house smelled amazing after! Highly recommend!!
Gonzalez cleaningGonzalez cleaning
Thumbtack Customer
The team arrived at my house promptly. They were professional and respectful of me and my home. My house looks great and smells pleasantly clean (but there is no overbearing chemical smell). I plan to use Mannin's Residential & Commercial Cleaning the next time I want my home cleaned professional!
Mannin's Cleaning ServicesMannin's Cleaning Services
Taylor B.
Sunshine Cleaning was on time, efficient, thorough, and provided great customer service! We were very pleased with their deep clean of our house!
Sunshine Cleaning & PaintingSunshine Cleaning & Painting
Niki F.
Sunshine Cleaning did a great job on our house. The price was a bit high, but they showed up on time, the workers were great and everything was quite clean.
Sunshine Cleaning & PaintingSunshine Cleaning & Painting
Lacey B.
The cleaning team did a fantastic job, even with the distraction of me working from home. The house smelled clean and I would hire them again!
Maid In Heaven Cleaning ServicesMaid In Heaven Cleaning Services
Erin H.
Hope Valley did a great job cleaning our house. They were very responsive, punctual, and quick. The house smelled so clean when I walked in and it looked great. Our tile shower looks brand new! Will definitely be using them again soon!
Hope valley cleaning service LLCHope valley cleaning service LLC
Kulsum H.
They did a good job- I asked for a move out clean and the house looked very good.
Mrs vees and Daughters CleaningMrs vees and Daughters Cleaning
Kathy S.
New to area and have not been able to keep up with the house cleaning chores. 2S cleaning saved the day and returned the spark back to my new townhome.
2S Cleaning and Services.2S Cleaning and Services.
Addie S.
Ruth and her assistant are hard working house cleaners. After a quick walk through showing them what should be done and what should not be done, they set to work. No supervision necessary. Both of them work very hard and left the house clean. Will use them again.
Ruth Chavez Cleaning ServiceRuth Chavez Cleaning Service
Ianthe O.
Vilma and her team did an excellent job cleaning our house. Very reasonably priced. We will continue to use them as our new cleaning service.
Vilma’s Cleaning ServiceVilma’s Cleaning Service
Melanie B.
Blue Sea Cleaning did a phenomenal job cleaning my house. The ladies were very friendly and very thorough. Looking forward to having them back!
Blue sea cleaningBlue sea cleaning
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