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
  • 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
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Clean inside oven
Clean inside cupboards
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Clean hard to reach areas (surfaces, floors & inside windows)
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Descale toilet
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Clean grouting
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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. 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. 

What you get with Housekeep

The most thorough clean you can book

Kitchen

Kitchen

  • Oven cleaning 
  • Cleaning inside fridge & inside freezer (if defrosted)
  • Cleaning inside cupboards
  • Descaling kitchen sink
  • Wiping the outside of cupboards
  • Cleaning dishwasher (where applicable)
  • Cleaning extractor fan filter
  • Cleaning inside washing machine & other appliances
  • Cleaning microwave
  • Cleaning drawers
  • Cleaning all accessible surfaces
  • Cleaning indoor windows
  • Vacuuming floors
  • Mopping floors
Kitchen

Bathroom

  • Descaling throughout (sinks, shower screens etc.)
  • Toilet cleaning
  • Cleaning mirrors
  • Wiping inside & outside of cabinets
  • Dusting and wiping all accessible surfaces
  • Cleaning grouting
  • Cleaning indoor windows
  • Vacuuming
  • Mopping floors
Living room

Living room 

  • Cleaning mirrors
  • Cleaning indoor windows
  • Dusting and wiping all accessible surfaces
  • Vacuuming
  • Mopping floors (where applicable)
Bedroom

Bedroom

  • Cleaning mirrors
  • Cleaning indoor windows
  • Dusting inside & outside of cabinets/drawers
  • Dusting and wiping all accessible surfaces
  • Vacuuming
  • Mopping floors (where applicable)
Throughout

Throughout

  • Cleaning mirrors
  • Cleaning indoor windows
  • Cleaning skirting boards
  • Wiping high-touch surfaces (light switches, door handles)
  • Inside cupboards/cabinets
  • Vacuuming
  • Mopping floors (where applicable)

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.

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Join our happy customers in Highbury

Beverley was super efficient and thoroughly, lovely and warm demeanor, turned up early and did a brilliant job, thank you!
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Wood Street (E17)
Irina was excellent. She arrived on time and was so cheerful and friendly. I really enjoyed chatting with her while she cleaned. I liked her positive spirit. She did such a good job on the cleaning! I was impressed and would recommend her to anyone.
Today
Jeffrey
Globe Town (E1)
Gabriella Grace was extremely attentive, communicative and friendly. I'd recommend to everyone. Thank you so much!
Today
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Gipsy Hill (SE27)
Michael was terrific. Really punctual and super polite and friendly. He did a greast job of cleaning our house despite the fact there were several of us in it as times and a baby at the end! Michael is so professional and competant that one instantly feels you can leave him to it and he'll do a great job. He impressed me by doing a last walk round to check everything and did a little 're -do' of the hallway as it wasn't to his high standards. Excellent job, I can highly recommend Michael and hope to be able to see him again at our house. Alison, Barnes
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Alison
Barnes (SW13)
Rosa is absolutely lovely! She is very thorough and very professional. I would definitely recommend her if you're looking for someone who knows what they're doing and will leave your place sparkling
Today
R
Norbiton (KT1)
Fortune is absolutely brilliant...nothing is too much he dignifies each task with such professiolism...he leaves everywhere refreshed and inviting!!
Today
M
North Acton (NW10)
Great experience with Marie! She arrived on time and got to work straight away. Had all products needed. Great attention to detail and efficient.
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B
North Acton (W3)
Excellent cleaner, diligent and throrough. Very pleasant and keen to go the extra mile! I would gladly have her again!
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S
Datchet (SL3)
Never seen our house so clean. Thank you so much. Muibat was polite, friendly and on time.
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Lambeth (SE1)

Areas we cover in Highbury

  • Drayton Park (N5)
  • Highbury (N5)
  • Highbury Fields (N5)

About the Housekeepers

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Proven and reliable

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

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.

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Robel - home cleaner in Drayton Park, Harringay, Highbury, Highbury Fields, Stamford Hill, Stoke Newington, Stroud Green

Robel

Areas covered

Drayton Park Harringay Highbury Highbury Fields Stamford Hill Stoke Newington Stroud Green

“Punctual and was very amenable to things being asked of him. Did a thorough job. Would be very happy for him to clean for us again. Thank you.”

E, Shacklewell (N16) - Yesterday

Elsa - home cleaner in Angel, Canonbury, De Beauvoir Town, Kings Cross, Pentonville, Shacklewell, Upper Street

Elsa

Areas covered

Angel Canonbury De Beauvoir Town Kings Cross Pentonville Shacklewell Upper Street

“Very good clean! Thorough and meticulous. Cleaned kitchen (including shelves and oven), living, dining, bathrooms and bedrooms..”

L, Kings Cross (N1) - 2 days ago

Robel - home cleaner in Dalston, Finsbury Park, Highbury, Highbury Fields, Manor House, Newington Green, Stoke Newington

Robel

Areas covered

Dalston Finsbury Park Highbury Highbury Fields Manor House Newington Green Stoke Newington

“Very nice and polite. Followed instructions and checked with me about things I had been unclear about. I very much liked that he was considerate of my things- it felt like he was cleaning his own house ie caring about things.”

G, Dalston (N16) - 1 week ago

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