How Housekeep works

Enter your postcode

We’ll match you with the best cleaner in Havering

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 Havering

  • "Sparkling service as always. I cant even begin to tell you how happy I am to have Elena as a housekeeper she is simply amazing."

    Jo - Barking, 4 days ago
  • "Elena cleaned our home today and we were pleasantly surprised at how clean and sparkly she left it. I highly recommend Elena."

    H - Barking, 1 week ago
  • "excellent job! Sparkling clean home. Very friendly and professional service. Thank you! =)"

    Alicia - Barking, 1 week ago
  • "Very professional and she did an excellent job, we couldn't have asked for a better service"

    C - Barking, 1 week ago
  • "Sheryl does a great job; I am very fussy when it comes to cleaning. Sheryl first worked at ny proper as cober for my regular cleaner, but i was so happy with the service orovided i requested that Sheryl be my regular cleaner, she not only is very personalable, doesn’t need instruction on how to clean and just gets on and does a great job!"

    Nelly - Becontree, 2 weeks ago
  • "Really pleased with our clean today and very friendly will definitely be booking with you again thank you x"

    Dave - Romford, 2 weeks ago
  • "Amazing amazing amazing, I honestly can not reccomend Elena enough. Fantastic service every time and she is a wonderful woman to have in your home. I am thrilled to bits every time I come home after she has been."

    Jo - Barking, 3 weeks ago
  • "Very nice person, she did her job very well. Bless her. Thank you so much. I love the finish results."

    Grace - Barking, 3 weeks ago
  • "Alina-Mihaela did a beautiful job of cleaning the house. It is spotless and she was so thorough and quick. I would not hesitate to recommend her or use her again! Thank you!"

    Judith - Rise Park, 1 month ago
  • "Elena has become invaluable to me. Elena always cleans & today's to such a high standard and she is such a lovely woman who is a pleasure to have in my home."

    Jo - Barking, 1 month ago

Some of the Great Cleaners
Available in Havering

  • Andreea

    "Brilliant as always. Andreea even did some washing up and took the bins out, which goes beyond expectations."

    Emma - Hornchurch Today

    Areas

    • Hornchurch
    • Rise Park
    • Romford
    • Romford
    • Romford
    • Rush Green
  • Andreea

    "Worked really hard the house looks amazing. Wouldn’t even know she was in the house whilst working. Can’t wait for future cleans"

    J - London Today

    Areas

    • Hornchurch
    • Rise Park
    • Romford
    • Romford
    • Romford
    • Rush Green
  • Anta

    "We had almost forgotten how amazing our house looks after Anta has visited! Hands down the nicest, friendliest, best housekeeper we’ve had. Thank you Anta!"

    K - Plaistow 3 days ago

    Areas

    • Barking
    • Beckton
    • East Ham
    • East Ham Central
    • East Ham North
    • Little Ilford
    • Upton Park

Havering'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 Havering

  • Barking
  • Chadwell Heath
  • Goodmayes
  • Hainault
  • Little Heath
  • Marks Gate
  • Rise Park
  • Romford
  • Rush Green
  • Seven Kings

Housekeep Cleans Up in
Havering

Housekeep in Havering

  • 1,299 Homes cleaned
  • 605 Fridges cleaned
  • 696 Ovens cleaned
  • 976 Window cleans
  • 2,000 Shirts ironed
  • 2,598 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Havering covered

Stats about Havering

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 22.0% Flats or apartments
  • 78.0% Houses
  • 99,184 Households
  • 256,393 Residents
  • 77.0% Own a car
  • 33.0% Single

Local Information About
Havering

The London Borough of Havering is London’s north-easternmost Borough, comprised largely of suburbs previously belonging to Essex. Hornchurch, Upminster and Romford are Havering’s most prominent towns.

The borough’s housing stock consists largely of twentieth-century builds. These come in all shapes and sizes, with detached, semi-detached and terraced houses on the market, as well as smaller, bungalow homes available. There are also estates of former social housing which are now appearing on the private market. Of course, a variety of flats are available too, and the arrival of the Elizabeth Line in the borough has seen an increase in the development of new-build apartments as well.

The National Trust owned Rainham Hall is a fantastic family day out, with a lovely garden space open throughout the year. Although the Hall is not fully open currently, the cafe and gardens make it more than worthwhile to visit. If you’re particularly interested in the local history of the area, then the Havering Museum in Romford is also a must-see!

Although some distance from Central London, Havering does have connections to the city. The District Line terminates in Upminster, while there are railway connections to Liverpool Street and Stratford from Romford, too. The incoming Elizabeth Line will halve current journey times from Romford to Central London.

The Housekeep platform has plenty of cleaners who cover the RM postcode area. These cleaners have been background-checked and have 5-star domestic cleaning experience.

Housekeeper of the week: Elena-Mirela

This week’s Housekeeper of the Week goes to an East London-based Housekeeper, Elena-Mirela. Cleaning around the Romford (RM1) and Ilford (IG6) areas, Elena-Mirela also covers much of the Dagenham & Redbridge and Havering boroughs, to great effect. Elena-Mirela’s customers are used to great service from their cleaner, with a clean...

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