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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. 

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 Goldsboro house cleaners
Michelle L.
Priority Cleaning did a wonderful job of cleaning my house.
Priority CleaningPriority Cleaning
Kristal B.
House was very clean and smelled amazing
RIVA'S Housekeeping LLCRIVA'S Housekeeping LLC
Michelle L.
Five Diamond Cleaning Service did a excellent job cleaning my house. I will definitely use her again in the future.
Five Diamond Cleaning Service LLCFive Diamond Cleaning Service LLC
Jennifer m.
Caroline was on time and very professional. They cleaned my house very well. I'm embarrassed by how bad it actually was before they started. :( when it was complete, I had a comfortable, clean, and smelling good house. I will def use them again!!!
Carol's Cleaning ServiceCarol's Cleaning Service
Ginger L.
Nora does an amazing job!! She always sticks to her schedule. She does a wonderful job cleaning my house. I love to come home and everything is clean and smells wonderful!!
Big S.
I was very satisfied on how Tiffany cleaned my house. She was very punctual getting there on time and her communication skills are great. She communicated every thing that she was going to clean and went above and beyond to make sure that it was cleaned to a new condition. I will definitely contact her again for future services!
Tiffany's cleaning serviceTiffany's cleaning service
Heidi A.
Greatly impressed by the time, care and emphasis NYCleaning puts into your home. I enjoy coming home to a house that smells fresh, beds made and everything looking neat and feeling clean.
Li C.
I requested a move out cleaning and the house was amazing when completed. Quality work done by this company. Communication was great while making the appointment and after. The old refrigerator looked brand new. Great job!!
Trustworthy  cleaner'sTrustworthy cleaner's
David Z.
Stacey, showed up on time and did a wonderful job getting my house in order. All rooms were thourghly cleaned from top to bottom and looked the best they had looked in quite sometime. Thanks Stacey
Clean & Classy Cleaning ServicesClean & Classy Cleaning Services
Autumn R.
They did really well! My house hasn't been this clean for a very long time. They worked until they were done and did a great job and worked quickly and thoroughly. I'll definitely be having them come back again next month! :)
Romero CleaningRomero Cleaning
Angela B.
They were over an hour late. They had to use my vacuum and didn't clean the windows up stairs. My oven still had oil stains. The service cost me $140 and I only had them to clean my bathrooms, one bedroom, and vacuum. I only had 3 items in the sink to wash and they didn't even dry them; left them in the sink. They didn't dust the blinds either. This house is new so it didn't require them to do much. I expected a little more. However, the 2 ladies were very polite.
RIVA'S Housekeeping LLCRIVA'S Housekeeping LLC
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