You have begun the process of searching for the perfect cleaning company. You know that you need help cleaning your home. You sit down to look online and are amazed at how many options are available. You find yourself becoming quickly overwhelmed and begin having difficulty selecting the right service. Here are some tips on how to pick the right cleaning service for you.


When looking at hiring a cleaning professional, cleaning companies can provide increased legal protections. Individuals are only responsible for themselves. Many professional companies go through a rigorous screening process before deciding who to hire. They also provide insurance, such, and worker’s comp, to their employees. This provides you with peace of mind that you are protected from legal problems. Ask the company about the hiring process employees must go through, the types of checks they run, and how they can guarantee that the person you are allowing in your home is safe. 


You want to make sure that the company you choose is insured. Reputable cleaning companies, like My Maid cleaners, provide insurance that covers costs if their employee damages anything in your home while cleaning takes place. They may also cover if anything is lost or stolen while cleaning is being completed. You need to check into this. If you have a lot of breakable items and something is accidentally broken, you will not have to worry about it if the employee is insured by the company that hired them. 

Ask Around

Ask those who are close to you, whether friends or family, who they have used. Ask if they have heard of other people having a good or bad experience with a specific company. Your sister may have a coworker that uses a specific company and loves them, but you would not know to ask your sister’s coworker for recommendations. Your sister, however, can tell you. Try to gather feedback regarding several different companies rather than just one. This increases your chances of hiring the best company for you. 

What Do They Do?

You should also pick up the phone and contact the different companies. Ask them what tasks they complete and how much their services cost. They will tell you over the phone an estimate. They can tell you how the charge. Do they charge by the hour? Do they offer flat rates? Do they charge based on the size of the home? These are all important things to ask. Make sure that you know what services you are getting for your money. If you go with the cheapest option, you might end up paying more than if you spent more money on more detailed services. Make sure if you ask about additional services you can request and what the extra charge will be. Finally, find out if the company brings their cleaning supplies, and let them know if there is anything you are allergic to so they can be sure not to bring it to your home.