How it works

How end of tenancy cleaning works

1. Get a price

Tell us about the job. We’ll give you an instant price based on the size of your home and the tasks selected.

2. Secure your slot

Choose a date and time that works for you, then pay to secure your slot.

3. Get a 5-star clean

We'll make your home as good as new, using our agency approved checklist.

Why choose Housekeep?

The best cleaners

We've completed over 1m cleans, with an average rating of 4.9-stars

Get a quote online

We'll provide you with a simple price based on the size of your home

We'll stay until the job's done

With end of tenancy cleaning there's no time limit - we'll stay until the work is done!

Professional service

We're an award-winning service you can trust. All cleaners are experienced and background checked

Get your deposit back

Our end of tenancy cleaning teams use an agency approved checklist to ensure your deposit is returned

What you get with Housekeep

What's included in an end of tenancy clean?

End of tenancy cleaning

End of tenancy cleaning includes:

  • Dusting and wiping of all surfaces
  • Oven cleaning
  • Cleaning of the dishwasher and washing machine
  • Wiping inside and outside of cupboards
  • Fridge & freezer cleaning
  • Inside windows
  • Deep cleaning of kitchen and bathrooms, including descaling
  • Vacuuming of all upholstery and flooring
  • Cleaning underneath furniture
  • Mopping all hard flooring

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Which service should I choose?

Essentials:
  • Clean reachable surfaces in all rooms
  • Clean exterior of cupboards & appliances
  • Clean kitchen & bathrooms
  • Vacuum & mop floors
Tidy-up & wash dishes
Clean inside windows
Descale kitchen & bathroom
Clean inside oven
Clean inside cupboards
Clean hard to reach areas (surfaces, floors & inside windows)
Descale toilet
Clean grouting
Clean inside fridge/freezer
Clean inside other appliances (dishwasher, washing machine etc)
Clean extractor fan filter
Clean carpet & upholstery
Clean external areas (balcony, terrace, etc)
Extra services

One-off clean

Essentials:
  • Clean reachable surfaces in all rooms
  • Clean exterior of cupboards & appliances
  • Clean kitchen & bathrooms
  • Vacuum & mop floors
Tidy-up & wash dishes
Clean inside windows
Descale kitchen & bathroom
×
Clean inside oven
Clean inside cupboards
×
Clean hard to reach areas (surfaces, floors & inside windows)
×
Descale toilet
×
Clean grouting
×
Clean inside fridge/freezer
Clean inside other appliances (dishwasher, washing machine etc)
×
Clean extractor fan filter
×
Clean carpet & upholstery
×
Clean external areas (balcony, terrace, etc)
×

Extra services

  • Clean inside oven
  • Clean inside fridge/freezer
  • Clean inside windows

Deep clean

Essentials:
  • Clean reachable surfaces in all rooms
  • Clean exterior of cupboards & appliances
  • Clean kitchen & bathrooms
  • Vacuum & mop floors
Tidy-up & wash dishes
×
Clean inside windows
Descale kitchen & bathroom
Clean inside oven
Clean inside cupboards
×
Clean hard to reach areas (surfaces, floors & inside windows)
×
Descale toilet
×
Clean grouting
×
Clean inside fridge/freezer
Clean inside other appliances (dishwasher, washing machine etc)
×
Clean extractor fan filter
×
Clean carpet & upholstery
Clean external areas (balcony, terrace, etc)

Extra services

  • Clean inside fridge/freezer
  • Clean carpet & upholstery
  • Clean external areas (balcony, terrace, etc)

End of tenancy clean

Essentials:
  • Clean reachable surfaces in all rooms
  • Clean exterior of cupboards & appliances
  • Clean kitchen & bathrooms
  • Vacuum & mop floors
Tidy-up & wash dishes
×
Clean inside windows
Descale kitchen & bathroom
Clean inside oven
Clean inside cupboards
Clean hard to reach areas (surfaces, floors & inside windows)
Descale toilet
Clean grouting
Clean inside fridge/freezer
Clean inside other appliances (dishwasher, washing machine etc)
Clean extractor fan filter
Clean carpet & upholstery
Clean external areas (balcony, terrace, etc)

Extra services

  • Clean carpet & upholstery
  • Clean external areas (balcony, terrace, etc)

After builders clean

Essentials:
  • Clean reachable surfaces in all rooms
  • Clean exterior of cupboards & appliances
  • Clean kitchen & bathrooms
  • Vacuum & mop floors
Tidy-up & wash dishes
×
Clean inside windows
Descale kitchen & bathroom
Clean inside oven
Clean inside cupboards
×
Clean hard to reach areas (surfaces, floors & inside windows)
Descale toilet
Clean grouting
Clean inside fridge/freezer
Clean inside other appliances (dishwasher, washing machine etc)
×
Clean extractor fan filter
×
Clean carpet & upholstery
Clean external areas (balcony, terrace, etc)

Extra services

  • Clean inside oven
  • Clean inside fridge/freezer
  • Clean carpet & upholstery
  • Clean external areas (balcony, terrace, etc)

Frequently asked questions

Most tenancy agreements require you to organise an end of tenancy clean prior to checking out of the property.

If you do not organise a clean, and the property fails to meet the landlord’s requirements for cleanliness, you may have a fee deducted from your security deposit to cover the cost of cleaning.

End of tenancy cleaning is more thorough than a standard home clean, and takes longer to complete. It’s designed to thoroughly clean a property before new tenants move in.

Cleaning of kitchen appliances and white goods is included as standard in an end of tenancy clean, and the cleaners will move furniture to clean beneath. All cupboards will be cleaned - inside and out - as well as inside windows.

All standard cleaning tasks - like mopping, vacuuming and surface cleaning - are also completed during an end of tenancy clean.

Our end of tenancy cleaning service is the most thorough clean you can book. It's designed for homes that are completely empty, so the cleaning team can clean even more hard-to-reach areas - including the inside of cupboards & appliances.

Our deep cleaning service is more thorough than regular cleaning, but is designed for homes that are still being lived in.

Ideally the property should be fully cleared. The only items that should be left in the property are those staying in the property after your tenancy ends. If you require the inside of cupboards to be cleaned, these will need to be emptied in advance of the clean.

We take a card payment when you book. We accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express payment cards. 

We can collect keys from a key safe, a neighbour or your estate agent (within a ten minute walk of the property). Just let us know where the keys will be in the ‘Any other details?’ section of the booking form.

It usually takes your cleaning team 3-5 hours to complete an end of tenancy clean.

The cleaning team will bring everything they need for your end of tenancy clean, including all products and a vacuum cleaner.

If we miss anything, let us know within 72 hours and we’ll come back and reclean it for free. 

About end of tenancy cleaning

It used to be tricky to find a professional end of tenancy cleaning service. But we’ve made the whole process seamless – from click, to clean to cashless payment.

Just tell us about the job, and we’ll show you an instant price for your end of tenancy clean. If you’d like to book, choose a date and time that works for you and pay to secure your slot.

Our end of tenancy cleaning service is perfect when you’re at the end of your lease. Our professional end of tenancy cleaners use an agency approved checklist to ensure that new home feeling.

End of tenancy cleaning includes all standard cleaning tasks – like dusting, vacuuming and mopping –  as well cleaning appliances, inside windows and inside cupboards. You can customise your end of tenancy clean with extra tasks, including inside fridge/freezer cleaning, carpet steam cleaning, upholstery & sofa steam cleaning, and cleaning external areas (balconies, terraces, patios).

End of tenancy cleans are normally completed by a team of two professional cleaners. They’ll bring all of the products and equipment for the perfect clean. All you need to do is make sure that the property is packed up and emptied before they arrive.

Housekeep is the UK’s best cleaning service, with a 4.9* average rating. We’ve completed over 1.5 million cleans – including thousands of professional end of tenancy cleans.

Ready to get a quote? Click here to get started.

Join our happy customers in Balham

Loved having Anna today - she's done such a wonderful job and so lovely too. Look forward to having you back :-)
4 days ago
E
Balham (SW12)
Glenford goes above and beyond and does a thorough clean, making sure no spots are missed even if this means cleaning for longer. His service is excellent and he is also a wonderfully kind man!
1 week ago
J
Hyde Farm (SW12)
Fantastic job! Very thorough, very professional and the flat was left sparkling clean. Highly recommend!
2 weeks ago
Olivia
Clapham South (SW12)
Great as always - Dorina turns up on time and focuses on the areas that need it most. Thank you!
3 weeks ago
P
Hyde Farm (SW12)
Glenford is the best cleaner we have ever had - he is thorough and professional and the house is always a pleasure to come home to after he has cleaned. Highly recommend!
3 weeks ago
B
Clapham South (SW12)
Clarel is a wonderful and energetic person! We enjoy his energy and he does an excellent job. Thanks Clarel!
4 weeks ago
Melissa
Balham (SW12)
Soraya took a last minute booking and did an amazing job. She worked non-stop and even managed it around our big fluffy dog.
1 month ago
Kam
Balham (SW12)
Very friendly and diligent cleaner - takes care to be thorough! Thank you for your great work, Merry Christmas!
1 month ago
E
Balham (SW12)
Georgie was conscientious and diligent. He did a good job. He's very personable too. Helped with answering the door when I working as well.
1 month ago
L
Balham (SW12)

Areas we cover in Balham

  • Balham (SW12)
  • Hyde Farm (SW12)

About the Housekeepers

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Every cleaner has at least 6 months’ professional cleaning experience.

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

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

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Glenford - home cleaner in Balham, Clapham South, Hyde Farm, Mitcham, Tooting, Tooting Bec, Tooting Broadway

Glenford

Areas covered:

Balham Clapham South Hyde Farm Mitcham Tooting Tooting Bec Tooting Broadway

Review:

“Glen was super friendly and incredibly efficient. The place looks dazzling and I would definitely love to have Glen clean our house again! Very impressed..”

S, Mitcham (SW17) - 1 week ago

Abdul - home cleaner in Balham, Clapham, Clapham South, Hyde Farm, Stockwell

Abdul

Areas covered:

Balham Clapham Clapham South Hyde Farm Stockwell

Review:

“Abdul has come twice, and each time has done a brilliant job. Attentive, hardworking, efficient and a really nice guy..”

R, Stockwell (SW4) - 2 weeks ago

Thomas - home cleaner in Eastfields, Norbury, Pollards Hill, Streatham, Streatham Common, Streatham Park, Streatham Vale

Thomas

Areas covered:

Eastfields Norbury Pollards Hill Streatham Streatham Common Streatham Park Streatham Vale

Review:

“Thomas was an absolute star. Great and frequent communications on arrival time. An absolute thorough clean, making my house sparkle for Christmas and extremely personable - thank you Thomas - looking forward to working with you again!.”

T, Streatham Vale (SW16) - 1 month ago

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