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 Waltham Forest

Amazing, as always. The house was particularly dirty this time, and Mirela has left it completely spotless.

Lindsay - Bakers Arms, 2 days ago

Super friendly, great listener, and very thorough job in a short space of time. We cant wait to have her back!!

Sam - Chingford, 5 days ago

Thank you for all you did for me and my family. It was always a pleasure to see you. All the best for the future.

Nelli - Aldersbrook, 1 week ago

Adriana is a very hard working and polite young lady. She has now done two cleans for me and she definitely did a fantastic job. I would definitely recommend her! Thank you!

valeria - Aldersbrook, 1 week ago

Sidra is a lovely person and really cleaned the place well and has a good eye for detail and tidyness.

Noam - Bakers Arms, 1 week ago

Fantastic clean! Really well finished and lovey service. Extra touches and great organising

A - Aldersbrook, 1 week ago

She managed to get rid of mould on of our walls. That is really highly commendable as we have a council inspection on Friday. The rest of the house clean was dine to a very high standard.

D - Bakers Arms, 1 week ago

Dawit was very professional, timely and hard working! I will request him for the cleaning jobs in future.

Amit - Bow, 2 weeks ago

Diana did a very through job, especially areas that normally are overlooked were cleaned very well. I am very happy with her work.

Manasi - Bow, 2 weeks ago

Great service , she is very good especially cleaning the bathroom and kitchen. Everything is sparkling clean.

Natasha - Bakers Arms, 3 weeks ago

Areas we cover in Waltham Forest

  • Bakers Arms
  • Cann Hall
  • Chingford
  • Friday Hall
  • Hale End
  • Highams Park
  • Leyton
  • Leytonstone
  • Upper Walthamstow
  • Walthamstow
  • Whipps Cross

Some of the great cleaners available in Waltham Forest

Daniela

(4.8)

Areas covered

  • Bow
  • Canning Town
  • Leyton
  • Leytonstone
  • Plaistow
  • Stratford
  • Three Mills

Malachi

(4.6)

Areas covered

  • Fish Island
  • Hackney Wick
  • Mile End
  • North Woolwich
  • Old Ford
  • Temple Mills
  • West Ham

Ralitsa

(5.0)

Areas covered

  • Bishopsgate
  • Brick Lane
  • Globe Town
  • Maryland
  • Shadwell
  • Spitalfields
  • Stepney

Waltham Forest'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 Waltham Forest

Housekeep in Waltham Forest

  • 8,438 Homes cleaned
  • 4,127 Fridges cleaned
  • 4,828 Ovens cleaned
  • 5,329 Window cleans
  • 31,140 Shirts ironed
  • 16,876 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Waltham Forest covered

Stats about Waltham Forest

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 41.0% Flats or apartments
  • 59.0% Houses
  • 98,279 Households
  • 291,253 Residents
  • 58.0% Own a car
  • 43.0% Single

Location information about Waltham Forest

Waltham Forest is a borough of North East London, on the edge of Greater London. The borough is green and residential, particularly north of the North Circular, and Waltham Forest’s northern point borders the westernmost district of Essex, Epping Forest.

The borough has a strong sense of community, with Walthamstow’s traditional East End Market boasting the title of Europe’s longest street market. Walthamstow High Street and other areas of the borough date back to Victorian times and much earlier; Roman discoveries have even led certain camps of historians to speculate as to whether Leyton, an area within the borough, may have been the site of the Roman base Derolitum. Sadly, such claims have little archeological corroboration

As Central London prices have steadily increased, it’s unsurprising that outer London boroughs have become increasingly popular with those happy to commute a little further. Homes are larger than in central London, with detached and semi-detached houses complementing terraced period property and converted flats. Twentieth-century purpose built flats and even some new-builds are in high demand amongst young professionals and families.

For those who make this move, transport to Central London for work is still perfectly viable; Victoria Line and London overground trains run through Walthamstow Central, while Leyton and Leytonstone both receive frequent service from the Central Line.

The borough of Waltham Forest sees plenty of great Housekeep cleaners pass through every day. Our tech will pair you up with an experienced domestic cleaner instantly, and you can even book a 5-star clean for the very next day.

Housekeeper of the Week: Malgorzata

This week's Housekeeper of the Week is the brilliant Malgorzata, who has just celebrated her 1-year anniversary on the Housekeep platform! Malgorzata works in the North East London borough of Waltham Forest, where she regularly cleans flats & houses across Leyton (E17) & Walthamstow (E17). Malgorzata has a perfect 5-star…

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Housekeeper of the Week: Elena

This week, we're celebrating a fantastic Housekeeper of the Week who cleans in East London - congratulations, Elena! Elena cleans for customers in the boroughs of Newham and Waltham Forest, regularly visiting flats and houses in the Olympic Park (E20), Stratford (E15) and Leyton (E15) areas. Elena has been rated over 300 times by...

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Housekeeper of the Week: Sara

This week's Housekeeper of the Week goes to Sara - congratulations Sara! Sara is a fabulous Housekeeper who cleans across the East London boroughs of Waltham Forest and Redbridge. Sara's customers are always grateful for her consistently high standards of cleaning and personable approach to work. Not only is Sara a reliable and attentive...

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Other services available in Waltham Forest

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