How it works

How Housekeep works

1. Match

Just enter your postcode. We’ll pair you with the best local cleaner and give you a price.

2. Manage

Customise and schedule your clean - every week or whenever suits you. You’re in full control.

3. Marvel

…at your spotless house and lack of stress. Plus there’s no hassle with cash - we’ll bill your card when the clean’s complete.

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

Customise your clean

You can add notes and instructions, give your cleaner spare keys, and even chat to them directly using our app

What you get with Housekeep

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 areas

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

Housekeep’s extra tasks

Customise your clean

Oven cleaning, inside the fridge, laundry, ironing, doing the dishes – your wish is our command. Add extra tasks in seconds through your online account.

Housekeep extra tasks

Find your cleaner

Special requests?

Last minute addition? Forgotten something? You can send notes and instructions straight to your cleaner’s mobile app.

Join our happy customers in Essex

Joao is a very good worker and has a lovely personality. I would definitely appoint him again.
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Finchley (N3)
Very good clean! I have a small flat and he really worked around me in the way! Excellent job! Great at organising stuff in my house better than I am!
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Clapham (SW4)
I has an end of tenancy clean today. It was easy to book via the website. Excellent communication from the housekeep team and from the cleaner assigned for the job. Very satisfied with the quality of the clean and service. I would definitely book again.
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Addington (CR0)
Daniella was fantastic. Very punctual, professional and did a wonderful clean for us. I would recommend her!
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Wood Green (N22)
Michael is a polite, friendly and empathic, he was thorough on several details. He took initiative and deep cleaned the toaster, for example, which was very appreciated. Thanks Michael!
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Victoria (SW1V)
Emily is a joy to have around and it is a pleasure to find everything spick and span on her departure. She is an excellent worker and an asset to any employer.
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Cassiobury (WD17)
We booked a deep cleaning last minute before moving in and were matched with the team for the day after. We were very pleased with the quality, and the cleaning team was great.
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Tufnell Park (NW5)
Aminata was very good and her cleaning is to a high standard, went above and beyond. Was very happy with her standards Highly recommend
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Chinbrook (SE12)
Excellent - went above and beyond what previous housekeepers have done - reaching areas that others have missed. Thank you!
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Westminster (SW1P)

About the Housekeepers

Essex’s best cleaners

Proven and reliable

All Housekeepers have at least 6 months’ experience in professional cleaning and ironing.

Vetted & background-checked

We interview every cleaner in person and do an 8-step background check.

5* ratings

We collect reviews and feedback from every clean to make sure cleaners are 5* quality.


We support Housekeepers 7 days a week and help them travel between jobs faster.

Rosie - home cleaner in Buckhurst Hill, Chingford, Friday Hall, Hale End, Sewardstone, Upper Edmonton, Woodford Bridge


Areas covered

Buckhurst Hill Chingford Friday Hall Hale End Sewardstone Upper Edmonton Woodford Bridge

“Rosie was absolutely fantastic! She was incredibly thorough, and our house has never looked better. Her attention to detail is unmatched and she went above and beyond in each room. We're truly impressed with her professionalism and the quality of her work..”

T, Friday Hall (E4) - 1 week ago

Alina - home cleaner in Aldborough Hatch, Barkingside, Gants Hill, Newbury Park, Redbridge, South Woodford, Woodford


Areas covered

Aldborough Hatch Barkingside Gants Hill Newbury Park Redbridge South Woodford Woodford

“Alina was very thorough and took her time with every room. She was very polite and even made friends with my cat - which is great. She knew what she was doing with her cleaning and did a wonderful job..”

K, Woodford Green (IG8) - 1 month ago

Ouagniaka Joceline Sinthia - home cleaner in Grays, South Okendon

Ouagniaka Joceline Sinthia

Areas covered

Grays South Okendon

“Really great as always. Really pleased with Sinthia and the work she does in our house every week! Absolute godsend!.”

U, Grays (RM16) - 1 month ago

Housekeep cleans up in Essex

Housekeep in Essex

176 Homes cleaned

106 Fridges cleaned

83 Ovens cleaned

94 Windows cleaned

310 Shirts ironed

352 Rubbish Bags removed

100% Essex covered

Stats about Essex

45.0% Have pets

17.0% Flats or apartments

83.0% Houses

581,589 Households

1,393,587 Residents

81.9% Own car

22.0% Single


Here for you every day

We’re here for you, Monday-Friday from 08:00 to 18:00, and on weekends from 08:00 to 17:00.

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