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

Amazing job. Extremely careful to listen to my instructions, friendly and stayed extra time to make sure the result was amazing. Really looking forward to Abe's next visit, and really lucky to have found him!

L - Angel, 2 days ago

As amazing as always. Highly recommended to anyone who is looking for a great housekeeper!

Attila - Arsenal, 3 days ago

Judith did an amazing job and stayed longer than booked to cover as much as possible; her attitude was great and I look forward to her next visit.

D - Crouch End, 4 days ago

Luliana is brilliant - efficient and super pleasant to have around - really cleans thoroughly

d - Angel, 4 days ago

Sharna is one of the best cleaners we've had. She does a thorough job and has a very detailed approach to everything. She is also so lovely and an absolute delight to have around. Thank you so much Sharna!

Deborah - Angel, 6 days ago

Christine is amazing I always love coming home to such a clean abs tidy house and the standard is so high. Couldn’t recommend her more

S - Drayton Park, 6 days ago

Isobel did a great job on our flat. She was punctual, very polite and friendly and left it sparkling. Thank you!

Janet - Angel, 1 week ago

Marina is punctual, cheerful, efficient and she thinks independently to tidy and clean extra bits when she has spare time over time we are getting a full sprong clean. Highly recommend.

E - Arsenal, 1 week ago

Absolutely superb, as usual! Can only hope to find someone as good as Mariana when we move to Bristol!

R - Camden Town, 1 week ago

Amalia was fantastic: she thoroughly and efficiently cleaned all rooms, including those which REALLY needed cleaning. I highly recommend her!

M - Dalston, 1 week 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

Danuta Cristina

(5.0)

Areas covered

  • Bermondsey
  • Bermondsey Street
  • Holborn
  • London Bridge
  • Old Kent Road
  • Southwark
  • Victoria

Corina Maria

(4.9)

Areas covered

  • Aldgate
  • Angel
  • Brick Lane
  • Globe Town
  • Haggerston
  • Old Street
  • Shoreditch High Street

Angela

(4.9)

Areas covered

  • Essex Road
  • Finsbury
  • Harley Street
  • Hatton Garden
  • Russell Square
  • Shoreditch
  • Upper Street

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

  • 21,911 Homes cleaned
  • 11,024 Fridges cleaned
  • 9,405 Ovens cleaned
  • 11,085 Window cleans
  • 121,280 Shirts ironed
  • 43,822 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: 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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Housekeeper of the Week: Beata

This week we're giving Housekeeper of the Week to the amazing Beata, who cleans in East/ East-Central London! With customers across Tower Hamlets and Islington, Beata regularly delivers 5-star cleans at flats & houses in the Farringdon, Whitechapel and Bethnal Green areas. Beata is renowned with her customers for consistently...

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End of tenancy cleaning

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Deep cleaning

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