How Housekeep works

Enter your postcode

We’ll match you with the best cleaner in Islington

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

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

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 areas

Living room & common areas

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

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 Islington

Jenny is fantastic! It's a pleasure to have Jenny come every fortnight. It makes me happy to come into the living room and see how lovely, clean and tidy Jenny has left it.

N - Drayton Park, Just now

Angela was lovely, punctual, and really thorough with her cleaning! The house was spotless. Would have tipped if I hadn't missed the deadline to do so!

E - Dalston, Yesterday

Kwadwo was very friendly and professional, and he did a fantastic job cleaning our flat, as always!

Megan - Angel, Yesterday

Michaela did an amazing clean! super impressed. days later I’m still finding nice touches. my fav thing? she didn’t just wipe surfaces, she made sure to move things to clean the surfaces! normally my cat can be skittish after a clean. but cat appeared to have be a fan too!

J - Crouch End, 3 days ago

Edyta was absolutely lovely and did a great job cleaning. Would definitely recommend her again!

Tom - Drayton Park, 5 days ago

Thanks Betty, really efficient and thorough. Thanks for picking up the job at the last minute.

K - Angel, 6 days ago

Really helpful, and most importantly for us as new parents Samer was very baby aware. Perfect

J - Crouch End, 1 week ago

Catherine was excellent! Turned up on short notice and went above & beyond to do a brilliant job.

Ryan - Angel, 2 weeks ago

Ivan did an excellent job for me as I prepare my flat for the end of tenancy review. He is efficient, friendly and polite.

Anna - Finsbury Park, 2 weeks ago

Really professional, fantastic job as usual, always amazed at how clear the shower glass is after she's finished

Andy - Angel, 2 weeks ago

Areas we cover in Islington

  • Angel
  • Archway
  • Arsenal
  • Barnsbury
  • Caledonian Road
  • Canonbury
  • Clerkenwell
  • Crouch Hill
  • De Beauvoir Town
  • Drayton Park
  • Essex Road
  • Farringdon
  • Finsbury
  • Finsbury Park
  • Highbury
  • Highgate
  • Holborn
  • Holloway
  • Hoxton
  • Kings Cross
  • Mildway Park
  • Newington Green
  • Pentonville
  • Tollington
  • Tufnell Park
  • Upper Street

Some of the great cleaners available in Islington

Manuela Gheorghita

(5.0)

Areas covered

  • Bethnal Green
  • Farringdon
  • Haggerston
  • Mile End
  • Roman Road
  • Wapping
  • Whitechapel

Catalina

(4.8)

Areas covered

  • Bloomsbury
  • Clerkenwell
  • Greenwich
  • Greenwich Peninsula
  • Holborn
  • Russell Square
  • St Giles

Ayaan

(4.8)

Areas covered

  • Baker Street
  • Caledonian Road
  • Dartmouth Park
  • Euston
  • Holloway
  • Kentish Town
  • Tollington

Islington's best cleaners

Professional House Cleaners

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

Vetted and Background-checked

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

5 Star Reviews

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

The Housekeep Promise

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

Customer care at Housekeep

Our customer support team is available to help you Monday-Friday from 08:00 to 18:00, and on weekends from 08:00 to 17:00.

Email support

You can also call or chat with your cleaner directly, through your online account.

Housekeep cleans up in Islington

Housekeep in Islington

  • 22,498 Homes cleaned
  • 11,996 Fridges cleaned
  • 10,188 Ovens cleaned
  • 12,191 Window cleans
  • 126,005 Shirts ironed
  • 44,996 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Islington covered

Stats about Islington

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 80.1% Flats or apartments
  • 19.9% Houses
  • 93,700 Households
  • 206,600 Residents
  • 35.0% Own a car
  • 46.0% Single

Location information about Islington

Islington is inner-London's most densely populated borough, with the 200,000 residents who call it home crammed into less than 6 square miles that extend from Crouch Hill in the north, to Farringdon in the South, Canonbury in the east and King's Cross in the west.

Islington incorporates the postcode areas N1, N4, N5, N6, N7, N8, N16, N19, EC1, EC2, NW5 and WC1 and is serviced by multiple tube and rail stations including Tufnell Park, Archway, Upper Holloway, Crouch Hill, Finsbury Park, Arsenal, Drayton Park, Holloway Road, Camden Road, Angel, Highbury & Islington, Canonbury, Caledonian Road & Barnsbury, Essex Road, Old Street and Farringdon.

Islington is known for its Victorian and Georgian townhouses set on communal garden squares. The housing stock also includes many flats in the form of converted terraces, warehouse conversions and modern new-build apartments.

Housekeep cleaned its first house in Islington in 2014, and there are now hundreds of experienced domestic cleaners available in the area, including in Clerkenwell, Pentonville and Mildmay.

Housekeeper of the Week: Ela

This week's Housekeeper of the Week is Ela, who cleans in Central London. Ela cleans across the City of London and Islington, visiting homes in Clerkenwell (EC1), Shoreditch (EC2) & Blackfriars (EC4). Ela has a flawless 5-star rating, thanks to her efficient cleaning, thorough attention to detail, and super friendly…

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Housekeeper of the Week: Mariana

This week's Housekeeper of the Week goes to Mariana, who cleans across North London. Mariana cleans for customers in the boroughs of Haringey and Islington, frequently visiting homes in the Finsbury Park (N4), Manor House (N4), and Holloway (N7) areas. Mariana has a reputation for detailed, thorough cleaning, and her customers often comment...

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Housekeeper of the Week: Simona

We're really happy to announce that 2020's first Housekeeper of the Week goes to Simona - congratulations Simona. Simona cleans in the East and East-Central London boroughs of Tower Hamlets and Islington, visiting customers' homes in Whitechapel (E1), Farringdon (EC1) and Chancery Lane (EC2). Simona's customers praise her for amazing detail when cleaning (for which...

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Other services available in Islington

End of tenancy cleaning

End of tenancy cleaning

Get your deposit back when moving house More info

Deep cleaning

Deep cleaning

Remove deep, ingrained dirt including limescale More info

Office cleaning

Office cleaning

Including desks & other high-contact surfaces, floors, toilets, kitchens & IT equipment More info