Residential Cleaning

 

 

Residential Cleaning Service – House Cleaning in Tampa, St Petersburg and Clearwater, Maid to Order FL

Maid to Order FL Business Law: We operate our business based upon “The Law of Value” – The Law of Value ultimately determines your “true worth.” Your true worth is determined by how much you give in value versus how much you take in payment.

*That Being Said…We also believe that the terms “quick” and “clean” are rarely spoken in the same sentence. In fact, they are usually oxymoron’s! A thorough cleaning takes time and attention (elbow grease aside).

  • Quick Fact: When you start to think an expert is expensive …stop and think about what amateurs can cost you with mix-ups, Injuries, lawsuits or even theft!

Three Recommendations for the Cleanest Home

Recommendation #1: You should have Regular Cleanings. Dirt is an Abrasive (like sandpaper). So every time you step on the carpet or flooring, you’re grinding in the dirt. It’s proven that clean carpets and flooring will last much longer than dirty carpets or flooring. A proper frequency of cleaning and vacuuming is critical, not only for your flooring, but for the overall health of your home.

Recommendation #2: Getting up the dirt is not the only reason for a cleaning. Air contains bacteria, fungus, pollens, and smoke/smog, and hundreds of other chemicals. When you or your family members come into your home, the bacteria, and other chemicals, not surprisingly, come inside with you to rest inside your home,

Recommendation #3: A clean home is a healthier home. One major source of recurring sickness within homes can be dust, pollens, or fungus that may lay dormant within your home. If you do suffer from allergies, asthma, emphysema or any other breathing problems, you should know that cleanliness is a key to staying healthy! Tobacco smoke contains over 4000 different chemical compounds, 43 of which cause cancer. Even if you don’t smoke, those chemicals come in contact with your hands, shoes, and clothing throughout the day and unfortunately get tracked back into your home.

The bottom line is… A Routine household cleaning is imperative to your Health!!

Below is our “standards” list of 42 things we believe should be (with your approval) Included in every cleaning:

Maid to Order FL Residential “Standards Checklist”

This List is Our Standard, we hope you will agree and allot for the time needed to do a complete job in all aspects of your cleaning Reminder: Clients are always welcome to supply their own products for use in the home (we can even discount the rate accordingly).

Living and Dining Areas

  • Check for cobwebs, and dust everything high up. (Example: ceiling fans, crown molding and door trim).
  • Dust all blinds, drapes and ledges.
  • Spot clean windows – close all drapes and blinds.
  • Dust pictures, knick knacks and dust all furniture.
  • Remove cushions from furniture and whisk out crumbs.
  • Spot clean walls, clean light switches and all baseboards.
  • Vacuum all areas and move all light furniture (carefully).
  • Be sure to check and vacuum door tracks.
  • Vacuum underneath all heavy furniture.
  • Mop our way out.

Bathroom Areas

  • Check for cobwebs and dust everything high up.
  • Put dirty laundry (towels) in the dirty hamper.
  • Clean shower walls and doors (curtain), work down to the tub.
  • Clean bath tub, including rinsing and polishing fixtures.
  • Spot clean walls, clean light switches and dust baseboards.
  • Clean sinks, mirrors and countertop, polish everything.
  • Thoroughly clean the toilet and surrounding area.
  • Empty trash, clean and replace bag.
  • Vacuum floor and mop our way out.

Kitchen Area

  • Dust everything high up, including the cabinets.
  • Clean refrigerator including seals, trays, bins, shelves etc.
  • Clean microwave: inside, tray, top, and door.
  • Ask to remove any open food or trash.
  • Clean out coffee pot, especially the grids.
  • Clean all countertops, and front of cabinets.
  • Clean out the sink; polish stainless if necessary.
  • Clean stove top, including fan hood.
  • Clean oven (if instructed), including racks and drawer.
  • Empty dishwasher and clean seals (if necessary).
  • Empty trash and clean receptacle, replace bag.
  • Clean and dust any other areas. (Including knick knacks and baseboards).
  • Vacuum and mop our way out.

Bedroom Areas

  • Check for cobwebs and dust everything high up.
  • Dust blinds and drapes also spot clean inside windows and do mirrors.
  • Dust all other furniture, including pictures, knick-knacks and baseboards, etc.
  • Spot clean walls, and clean light switches.
  • Vacuum floors and underneath any furniture.
  • Mop our way out.

Other Areas

  • Spot clean doors (including sliding glass) and handles.
  • Clean and dust air conditioner vents and returns.
  • Check air conditioner filters
  • Change air conditioner filters when necessary.

Need something that you don’t see on our list? …..Or do you need us to pay special attention to a certain area of your house? Check Our Additional Service List below … and if don’t find your answer, we will graciously customize a cleaning plan to caterer to your specific needs, or add special instructions whenever you need something extra. All of our services are built around you, your home and your needs, and we are always happy to provide services that match your needs and budget. Submit a quote or Call 727-384-MAID (6243)

Additional Services

In addition to general services, we have an additional “detailed” service that we offer to better every aspect of any place we clean. We are prepared to provide the following extra services: (upon request and approval):

  • Dryer vent cleaning (you may be paying double to dry your clothes).
  • Detailed washing of walls.
  • Detailed washing of windows, cleaning of window tracks & screens.
  • Detailed washing of baseboards.
  • Detailed washing of fixed light fixture coverings.
  • Detailed cleaning of the interiors of china cabinets, hutches, etc.
  • Detailed cleaning and organization of kitchen or bathroom cabinets.
  • Detailed cleaning of items outside of the home, porches, garages, etc.
  • We have power washers available.
  • Washing of mini blinds.
  • Vacuuming of upholstery or draperies.
  • Cleaning of fireplaces.
  • Taking garbage and recycling bins to the street.

Services below are provided by Inside Homes, Inc.

  • Carpet Cleaning
  • Tile & Grout Cleaning
  • Upholstery Cleaning
  • 24-hour water removal

For Pet Sitting needs, Please visit Leash on Life

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