How Housekeep works

Enter your postcode

We’ll match you with the best cleaner in Hackney

Tell us about your home

We’ll give you a price based on the size of your home

Choose an available time

Your cleaner can visit at the same time every week or fortnight

Confirm your clean

We’ll take payment from your card after your clean is complete

Customise your clean

Add extra instructions for your cleaner in your online account

Why choose Housekeep?

Get a 5-star cleaner

Every cleaner is English-speaking, friendly and reliable. They've been vetted, background-checked & rated 5-stars

No minimum contract

When you book a recurring weekly or fortnightly clean, you can change your cleaner or cancel your cleans at any time

Manage cleans online

You can add visits, skip visits, leave notes, and book extra services including ironing, laundry, fridge and oven cleaning

What’s included in a clean?

Kitchen

  • Wash dishes or load dishwasher
  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe exterior of kitchen cupboards, oven and fridge
  • Clean microwave interior and exterior
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Scrub the hob
  • Wipe countertops
  • Clean the sink
  • Put away clean dishes
  • Take out rubbish and recycling
  • Vacuum and mop floors

Bathroom

  • Clean the toilet
  • Scrub shower, bath and sink
  • Clean cabinet exteriors, mirrors and fixtures
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Empty rubbish bins
  • Vacuum and mop floors

Living room & common areas

  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Empty rubbish bins
  • Vacuum and mop floors

Bedrooms

  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Make the bed (leave fresh linen out if you would like us to change)
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Extra services
  • Ironing
  • Laundry
  • Inside windows
  • Inside fridge
  • Inside oven
Special requests?

Customise your clean by adding instructions in your online account. They are sent directly to your cleaner's mobile app, ready for the clean.

Join Our Happy Customers
in Hackney

  • "Plamena was on time cleaned very well and was extremely pleasant to be around. Looking forward to having her again! Thank you!"

    Y - Bethnal Green, Today
  • "Great clean twice in a row now. Efficient and methodical which makes me confident everything is done. Thanks Alvin!"

    Graeme - Bakers Arms, Today
  • "Vicente was the thoroughest cleaner I have had! He cleaned all surfaces, leaving everything spottless and was very friendly and professional. I highly recommend him for any job you have!"

    Sebastian - Aldgate, Yesterday
  • "We've had Sophie around a few times and now make an effort to make sure we book her specifically. She goes so far above and beyond, by far the most thorough clean our house has ever had, and he's really sweet too"

    Laura - Clapton Common, Yesterday
  • "Mohamed is a well mannered, trustworthy and thorough cleaner. Couldn't recommend him more highly."

    A - Bow, Yesterday
  • "Razvan is a very nice and industrious person- very dedicated and diligent. That was a good clean!"

    K - Aldgate, 3 days ago
  • "Thank you for a wonderful clean Sidra! Really happy with everything, especially as me and my partner were both working from home and in your way!"

    S - Bakers Arms, 5 days ago
  • "As always fab- put bed sheet and mattress protector on without being asked- lovely touch thank you! 😊"

    S - Bow, 6 days ago
  • "Lovely young lady, very easy to talk to and left the place spotless! Very happy and recommend wholeheartedly!"

    Flavia-Crina - Aldgate, 1 week ago
  • "Ndidi was great. Our boiler was broken and getting fixed at the time. She powered through even with no running hot water! I tipped her £10 directly"

    Michael - Dalston, 1 week ago

Some of the Great Cleaners
Available in Hackney

  • Akua

    "Akua was super friendly and lovely to have around for the few hours she was here cleaning. She did a great job, did everything we asked her to do and left the place looking nice."

    E - Clapton Common 1 month ago

    Areas

    • Clapton Park
    • Dalston
    • Hackney Central
    • Lower Clapton
    • Newington Green
    • Stamford Hill
    • Upper Clapton
  • Alexandra

    "Exceptional service, easy to contact - very helpful. The house is immaculate. Can not recommend more."

    D - Bow 2 weeks ago

    Areas

    • Bow
    • Bow
    • Homerton
    • Leytonstone
    • Maryland
    • Temple Mills
    • Temple Mills
  • Alvin

    "This is the first time I have used Housekeep and Alvin was brilliant from start to finish. He did a very good job on our bathroom and kitchen. We'll definitely be using Alvin again."

    Jon - Bakers Arms 3 weeks ago

    Areas

    • Bakers Arms
    • Hoe Street
    • Leyton
    • Markhouse
    • Walthamstow Central
    • Whipps Cross
    • Wood Street

Hackney's Best Cleaners

Every cleaner has at least 6 months' professional home cleaning and ironing experience.

Cleaners are interviewed in-person and undergo an 8-step background check.

We collect reviews and feedback after every clean to make sure all cleaners are 5-star quality.

If you’re not totally satisfied, we promise to send an alternative cleaner to re‑clean for free!

Areas We Cover in Hackney

  • Aldgate
  • Bethnal Green
  • Bishopsgate
  • Bow
  • Brick Lane
  • Cambridge Heath
  • Dalston
  • Globe Town
  • Hackney Central
  • Hackney Marshes
  • Hackney Wick
  • Haggerston
  • Homerton
  • Leyton
  • Leytonstone
  • London Fields
  • Lower Clapton
  • Maryland
  • Mile End
  • Shoreditch
  • South Hackney
  • Stepney
  • Stoke Newington
  • Stratford
  • Temple Mills
  • Upper Clapton
  • Victoria Park
  • Wapping
  • West Ham
  • Whitechapel

Housekeep Cleans Up in
Hackney

Housekeep in Hackney

  • 20,671 Homes cleaned
  • 9,655 Fridges cleaned
  • 9,481 Ovens cleaned
  • 10,538 Window cleans
  • 84,885 Shirts ironed
  • 41,342 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Hackney covered

Stats about Hackney

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 79.0% Flats or apartments
  • 21.0% Houses
  • 102,408 Households
  • 307,410 Residents
  • 35.0% Own a car
  • 58.0% Single

Local Information About
Hackney

The London Borough of Hackney is located in East London with a population of around 260,000. This London Borough incorporates EC1, EC2, E1, E2, E5, E8, E9, E10, N1, N4, N14 and N16 postcodes. The majority of Hackney is covered in the E8 postcode district that is serviced by a London Overground service with easy links to London’s Underground at Canonbury station reaching Islington, Shoreditch and Liverpool Street in less than 25 minutes. City airport is also easily accessible via London Overground with a commute of around 40 minutes. The housing stock in Hackney comprises of Georgian and Victorian terrace properties. The number of modern new-build apartments and warehouse conversions has also increased as the area has become popular amongst young professionals. Housekeep has the best local cleaners in the area including in Dalston, Shoreditch and Clapton.

Housekeeper of the Week: Pauline

This week, we're awarding Housekeeper of the Week to the amazing Pauline, who cleans in East London. Well done, Pauline! Pauline's customers - who are based Hackney, London Fields, and Dalston - only ever have praise for her amazing cleaning! Her reviews are all 5-stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐, and although her customers always praise...

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Housekeeper of the week: Marine

This week's Housekeeper of the Week is the spectacular Marine! Well done, Marine :) Marine is a great Housekeeper who cleans in the East and North London boroughs of Hackney and Islington. Regularly visiting flats and houses in London Fields (E8), Angel (N1) and Highbury (N5), Marine is known for...

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Housekeeper of the week: Fatima

This week's Housekeeper of the week is the fantastic East London-based Fatima. Fatima cleans for regular customers across Hackney, visiting homes in Homerton (E9), London Fields (E8) and Stoke Newington (N16). Fatima is so popular for her consistent 5-star cleans. Her customers know they can trust her week-in, week-out as...

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