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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.

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.

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.

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 Peekskill house cleaners
Crystal J.
Mary's house cleaning did an excellent job cleaning my home. They were very thorough. However several of my expensive blinds were damaged and the language barrier created some communication issues. However I would hire them again.
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Lindsay c.
The girls did an amazing job. They cleaned EVERYTHING. My house is spotless. Extremely good price too. I will recommend them to all the neighbors and will definitely have them come back again!
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Kimberly k.
Mary’s house cleaning was amazing! They were on time, friendly, brought their own supplies and did a fabulous job. I’m so excited I found them and look forward to working with them on a consistent basis. I highly recommend their services.
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Thumbtack Customer
Honestly this should have been 2.5 stars. Flavia and her girls were supposed to be at my parents home at 7am. My sister in Dallas found her, called her and discussed the plan with her and told me the details. She was to arrive at 7am, clean the entire house(including basement) and agreed that any extra wouldn't go beyond $55. At 7am, no sign. 7:30 no signs, I ended up having to get her number from my sister to call her and see what was going on. She eventually told me that she lost my sister's number and couldn't contact her. Not sure why she didnt save her number during their conversation but I digress. They finally got to the house at 8:35. Immediately came in and started delegating duties to the girls. Didnt even bother to ask me what was it that needed to be done so we'f all be on the same page, as they were working I took Flavia to the basement to show her the guest bed and how it needed to be tidied up. She said folding clothes would be extra money because they don't do that apparently. Ok fine never mind the clothes, pack them up neatly. That was done, I will say the basement was cleaned up quite well BUT she claimed my sister didnt mention basement and that would be an extra $100. Impossible for my sister not to have mentioned one of the main places we wanted cleaned for our parents. She kept mentioning profile which made no sense since my sister didnt find her thru thumbtack she found her thru google and called her. No profile needed. After about 1.5 hours she seemed to start rushing, almost forgot the half bathroom in the kitchen despite the fact that my sister and then myself mentioned 3 bathrooms being in the house, thankfully I checked it to see it hadn't been done and they claimed to not remember another bathroom. That job was rushed. The bathroom upstairs was also sorta rushed and she claimed the faint stains couldn't remember because it was "old". Before my back problems, I used to clean that bathroom and got it extremely white. That tub is about 5 years old. Attached below is a pic of the bottom of the fridge, The fridge was cleaned but the bottom portion was NOT. I ended up having to scrub it down myself before my parents got back from vacation. What is the point of extra $100 when Im the one cleaning behind them? They did the windows but didnt clean the front door, I did that myself the cabinets weren't touched nor arranged, neither was the pantry. She also brought having other clients like that was my concern, I hired you for a time and job, you came late and now want to rush because you have other clients? Disappointing. Left some sticky wax on the hardwood floors upstairs and when i mentioned the stickiness, told me she will go over it with fabulous but never got around to it before rushing off (sadly i was in-between school work during everything) The 2.5 stars is for the fact that the jobs that were done, were done pretty well(except for the fridge) but there were things that weren't touched nor arranged plus the whole addition amount regarding a basement she was told about before accepting the job. I wanted to recommend her to my neighbors but Im not sure if I will.
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