Our House Cleaning Checklists

When you partner with Baltimore Home Cleaning to clean your house, apartment, or rental, you’re covering all your bases. Our house cleaning service packages cover the areas and tasks listed below.

Contents

Standard House Cleaning Checklist

All Areas

Remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean tables and chairs
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Dust decorations
Polish wood furniture
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Sweep and mop/vacuum stairs
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Vacuum couch cushions
Clean all light fixtures
Clean inside of window in entry

Bathrooms

High dust / remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Clean sink & faucet
Clean shower/tub
Clean toilet
Fold towels
Dust decorations
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Clean all light fixtures

Kitchen

Empty toaster crumb tray
Clean counter tops, trim, and backsplash
Clean items on countertops
Spot clean cabinet doors and drawers
Polish stainless steel
Clean microwave (inside and out)
Clean exposed exterior of appliances
Clean backsplash behind stove
Clean stove top and stove front
Clean outside of range hood
Clean sink & faucet
Clean inside of window over sink
Load and run dishwasher*
Remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean tables and chairs
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Dust decorations
Polish wood furniture
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Clean all light fixtures

Bedrooms

Make beds and change linen (if provided)
Clean under beds
Remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean tables and chairs
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Dust decorations
Polish wood furniture
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Sweep and mop/vacuum stairs
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Vacuum couch cushions
Clean all light fixtures

Available Add-on Services

Oven Cleaning
Refrigerator Cleaning
Interior Window Cleaning

Deep House Cleaning Checklist

All Areas

Remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean tables and chairs
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Dust decorations
Polish wood furniture
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Sweep and mop/vacuum stairs
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Vacuum couch cushions
Clean all light fixtures
Clean inside of window in entry
Clean baseboards
Clean vents
Clean sliding glass doors

Bathrooms

High dust / remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Clean sink & faucet
Clean shower/tub
Clean toilet
Fold towels
Dust decorations
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Clean all light fixtures
Clean baseboards
Clean vents
Clean inside cabinets
Clean cabinet doors and drawers

Kitchen

Empty toaster crumb tray
Clean counter tops, trim, and backsplash
Clean items on countertops
Spot clean cabinet doors and drawers
Polish stainless steel
Clean microwave (inside and out)
Clean exposed exterior of appliances
Clean backsplash behind stove
Clean stove top and stove front
Clean outside of range hood
Clean sink & faucet
Clean inside of window over sink
Load and run dishwasher*
Remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean tables and chairs
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Dust decorations
Polish wood furniture
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Clean all light fixtures
Clean baseboards
Clean vents
Clean underside of range hood
Clean behind and under refrigerator
Clean sliding glass doors

Bedrooms

Make beds and change linen (if provided)
Clean under beds
Remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean tables and chairs
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Dust decorations
Polish wood furniture
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Sweep and mop/vacuum stairs
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Vacuum couch cushions
Clean all light fixtures
Clean baseboards
Clean vents

Available Add-on Services

Oven Cleaning
Refrigerator Cleaning
Interior Window Cleaning

Move-In / Move-Out House Cleaning Checklist

All Areas

High dust / remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean tables and chairs
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Sweep and mop/vacuum stairs
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Clean all light fixtures (inside and out)
Clean baseboards
Clean vents
Clean sliding glass doors
Clean windows

Bathrooms

High dust / remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Clean sink & faucet
Clean shower/tub
Clean toilet
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Clean all light fixtures (inside and out)
Clean baseboards
Clean vents
Clean inside cabinets
Clean cabinet doors and drawers
Clean windows
Clean inside closets

Kitchen

Clean counter tops, trim, and backsplash
Clean cabinet doors and drawers
Polish stainless steel
Clean microwave (inside and out)
Clean exposed exterior of appliances
Clean backsplash behind stove
Clean stove top and stove front
Lift stove top and clean underneath
Clean outside of range hood
Clean sink & faucet
Clean inside of window over sink
High dust / remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean tables and chairs
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Dust decorations
Polish wood furniture
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Clean all light fixtures (inside and out)
Clean baseboards
Clean vents
Clean inside cabinets
Clean underside of range hood
Clean behind and under refrigerator
Clean sliding glass doors
Clean windows
Clean inside refrigerator
Clean inside oven
Clean inside oven drawer/broiler
Remove oven drawer/broiler and clean floor underneath
Clean inside kitchen pantry/closets

Bedrooms

High dust / remove cobwebs
Dust fans/ceiling fans
Clean outlets, switches, panels, door knobs
Clean mirrors
Dust doors and door frames
Sweep and mop hard floors
Sweep and mop/vacuum stairs
Vacuum carpets and area rugs
Vacuum couch cushions
Clean all light fixtures (inside and out)
Clean baseboards
Clean vents
Clean windows

What’s Not Included in a House Cleaning

Although we strive to be as thorough as possible and honor all special requests, there are some areas and tasks that are not included as part of any of our house cleaning service packages:

Organizing
Unfinished basements
Garages
Inside of appliances (except microwave)
Hand washing dishes
Laundry
Washing walls
Windows
Blinds
Outdoor spaces such as balconies and patios
Any cleaning that requires more than a step ladder
Packing and unpacking
Heavy lifting (objects over 20 pounds)