How Housekeep works

Enter your postcode

We’ll match you with the best cleaner in Highbury

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?


  • 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


  • 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


  • 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 Highbury

  • "Mariana is absolutely amazing. I am so happy that my flat is so clean! Thank you! She is very attentive to detail. My home is spotless :)"

    Simona - Drayton Park, 1 week ago
  • "Veronica did an incredible job of cleaning my flat after 3 months of no cleans. It’s unrecognisable! She stayed late to make sure everything was spick and span. I look forward to seeing her again soon!"

    Nicki - Drayton Park, 3 weeks ago
  • "Elena was lovely and friendly, and did an amazing job cleaning our flat! We are so happy in our sparkling flat."

    Zoe - Drayton Park, 1 month ago
  • "Veronica is very nice and efficient! She did an excellent job and without any fuss! I would highly recommend her!"

    Jelena - Drayton Park, 2 months ago
  • "Jerome arrived on time and was unbelievably meticulous! Very polite and friendly. We will deffo be asking him back."

    Rachel - Drayton Park, 3 months ago
  • "Adriana goes the extra mile when she’s cleaning, thank you so much for doing such a wonderful job"

    E - Drayton Park, 4 months ago
  • "It was great to meet Leona. She was kind and helpfulness and I really appreciate her thoroughness as it’s been awhile since my flat had a good deep clean!"

    B - Drayton Park, 4 months ago
  • "For a cover housekeeper, Elena was respectful and did everything I would ask. Would love for her to be my regular housekeeper"

    A - Drayton Park, 4 months ago
  • "Came home to the most perfectly cleaned and tidied house, thank you so much Claudia!! Claudia is new with us, and after a few issues with other cleaners in the past I'm so happy to be working with Claudia. Thank you so much!!"

    Sarah Emily - Drayton Park, 5 months ago
  • "Batilde is an angel!!! She made my messy house into a home. Thank you so much. You've no idea how much this means to me."

    Jennifer - Drayton Park, 5 months ago

Some of the Great Cleaners
Available in Highbury

  • David

    "David was so friendly and left our house sparklingly clean. Thank you very much for working around us and giving us such a clean looking flat!"

    Manuel - Angel 3 days ago


    • Barnsbury
    • Barnsbury
    • Canonbury
    • De Beauvoir Town
    • Drayton Park
    • Hoxton
    • Tufnell Park
  • Christine

    "Christine was extremely thorough and did a fantastic job! She was lovely and we would definitely have her back again"

    Emma - Angel 2 weeks ago


    • Angel
    • Essex Road
    • Highbury Fields
    • Kings Cross
    • Mildway Park
    • Pentonville
    • Upper Street
  • David

    "David has cleaned our house twice now and I am very happy with his services. He is very thorough and the house is sparkling clean when he's done. Really appreciate his work!"

    Shagun - Arsenal 3 weeks ago


    • Archway
    • Caledonian Road
    • Highbury
    • Holloway
    • Tollington
    • Tuffnell park
    • Upper Holloway

Highbury'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 Highbury

  • Drayton Park
  • Highbury
  • Highbury Fields

Housekeep Cleans Up in

Housekeep in Highbury

  • 1,299 Homes cleaned
  • 586 Fridges cleaned
  • 414 Ovens cleaned
  • 442 Window cleans
  • 6,855 Shirts ironed
  • 2,598 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Highbury covered

Stats about Highbury

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 79.0% Flats or apartments
  • 21.0% Houses
  • 6,975 Households
  • 15,030 Residents
  • 37.0% Own a car
  • 62.0% Single

Local Information About

Highbury is a residential area in the London borough of Islington, with a population of just over 25,000. It covers the N5 postcode, a few miles north of central London.

Highbury benefits from high quality restaurants, bars and pubs, plus local shopping. There are good transport links to central London via local rail and tube stations at Arsenal, Canonbury, Drayton Park, Finsbury Park, Holloway Road and Highbury & Islington. The area is also serviced by numerous bus routes.

Highbury is a very popular residential location, attracting young families and busy professionals. There is a mix of housing stock in the area, comprising terraced houses, new build apartments and large family homes. The Highbury Community Association was formed in 1997 to campaign to improve the local living and working environment in Highbury, Lower Holloway and Finsbury Park.

With so many young families and professionals, Housekeep cleaners have been in high demand in Highbury, with thousands 5-star cleans already.

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