sample cleaning checklist

(this can be modified in any way to create just the cleaning you would like for your home)

DUSTING:

____ damp wipe of all larger surfaces (furniture, electronics, no computer screens)

____ feather dust all knick-knacks, picture frames, windowsills, light fixtures, fans, blinds

____ high dust cobwebs

____ neaten living areas – sofa pillows, coffee table, end tables

 

FLOORS:

____ vacuum of entire floor surface, into corners and under furniture/radiators

____ vacuum baseboards

____ mop kitchen & bathrooms

____ other mopping as agreed _____________________________________________

____ vacuum dog/cat beds and hairy upholstery

 

KITCHEN:

____ clean/sanitize sink, counters, outside of all appliances, inside/outside microwave, dish drain tray

____ wipe down all countertop items including soapdishes & appliances

____ clean kitchen sink window area if there is one

____ get crud out of all grooves in sink area (such as around drains, faucets)

____ spot wipe fronts of cabinets

____ wipe down table & chairs

 

BATHS:

____ clean/sanitize all sink, counter, tub, shower & toilet surfaces; scrub toilet bowl

____ get crud out of all grooves in sink, tub & shower areas (such as around drains, faucets)

____ clean mirrors and frames

____ wipe any splatter (from toothpaste, water, etc) off walls

____ wipe down all countertop items including soapdishes

____ spot wipe fronts of cabinets

 

OTHER:

____ empty trash as arranged with client _________________________________________________

____ wet wipe ceiling fans, baseboards or blinds ___________________________________________

____ interior windows, glass doors, all or some ____________________________________________

____ inside refrigerator

____ laundry _______________________________________________________________________

____ make bed(s) ___________________________________________________________________

____ scents ________________________________________________________________________

____ other _________________________________________________________________________