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Professional Cleaning and Disinfection Services in Sarasota-Manatee

REGULAR CLEANING SERVICES TASK LIST

This is the normal cleaning routine for all clients. Please take a moment to review it to be sure that it meets your needs perfectly. If there are any changes we should make to this list to fit your home, please let us know. Thank you!

KITCHEN

  • Clean all countertops
  • Clean outside of the refrigerator
  • Clean outside of the dishwasher
  • Clean stovetop and drip pans
  • Wipe off small appliances
  • Dust baseboards
  • Dust light fixtures
  • Spot clean cabinets
  • Clean sink and faucets
  • Clean outside of the oven
  • Clean inside & outside of the microwave
  • Wipe off table and chairs
  • Dust windowsills
  • Vacuum and mop floor
  • General tidying

BATHROOMS

  • Clean shower and tub enclosure
  • Clean & disinfect inside and outside of the toilet
  • Clean mirrors
  • Clean soap dishes
  • Dust baseboards
  • Dust windowsills
  • Empty wastepaper baskets
  • Dust light fixtures
  • Clean vanity and sink area
  • Spot clean cabinets
  • Vacuum and mop the floor
  • Fold towels
  • General tidying

GENERAL

  • Vacuum and mop floors
  • Remove cobwebs
  • Vacuum upholstered furniture in family/TV room
  • Lightly dust window blinds
  • Dust furniture
  • Dust windowsills
  • Dust most light fixtures
  • Dust baseboards
  • Wipe doorknobs and light switches
  • Make beds (if unmade)
  • Empty all wastebaskets
  • General tidying

Optional Additional Cleaning Tasks
Call our office if there are items you wish to be done from this list that you have not yet discussed with your customer service person.

KITCHEN
  • Clean inside freezer
  • Clean inside fridge
  • Clean inside oven
  • Clean inside dishwasher
  • Clean under oven hood
  • Clean under the stovetop (area beneath drip pans)
  • Remove all items from cabinets and drawers, clean inside them, and replace items
  • Wash exterior of kitchen cabinets
  • Handwash dishes or load dishwasher
  • Hand dust/wash pendant lights (height permitting)
BATHROOMS
  • Remove all items from bathroom cabinets, clean inside, and replace items
  • Wash exterior of bathroom cabinets
GENERAL
  • Change linens (if left on bed)
  • Clean under beds and furniture (within reach)
  • Clean interior French doors (inside and out)
  • Clean sliding glass doors
  • Vacuum window blinds with HEPA vacuum
  • Wash interior windows, tracks & frames
  • Move (easily moved, under 25 lbs.) furniture to clean under & behind
  • Remove books/items from bookshelves to clean
  • Roll up area rugs to clean beneath
  • Spot-clean walls
  • Wash woodwork (baseboards, doorframes, windowsills)
  • Vacuum bedding or mattresses with HEPA filter vacuum
  • Wipe down outside lanai area, including furniture, tables, and kitchen
  • Sweep lanai and/or porches
  • Sweep garage

What You Need to Know About the Services that We Cannot Provide

* Our team members are not permitted to climb higher than a 2-step ladder; Items out of reach will only be dusted with an extension duster.
* Our team members are not permitted to move or lift any furniture or items above 25lbs. If you would like any areas cleaned underneath or behind furniture, feel free to move it for them.
* Our team members are not permitted to handle any type of biohazard waste (i.e. blood, vomit, urine, feces), including any waste from animals present at the home.
* Our team members are not permitted to clean or dust any collectibles, including small or fragile items, as well as any rare items that cannot be replaced. Please inform the office of such collectibles and non-replaceable or sentimental items that the team members should avoid cleaning.
* Our team members will not open any cabinets and drawers, nor enter any rooms that have their doors shut, unless instructed to, as per move-in / move-out or optional deep cleaning tasks. A shut door indicates that the room is off-limits.
* Our team members cannot guarantee the removal of any mold as well as stains on grout, furniture, cabinets, carpets, baseboards, walls, door frames, etc, as well as excessive dust on certain types of blinds (especially mini-blinds). They will do their absolute to work with all of those areas. Additionally, they do not clean walls or outside windows.
* Our team members do their best at vacuuming dust and pet hair. Please allow some dust and pet hair resettlement that can occur as we cannot prevent that entirely.