Step by step check list for End of Tenancy Cleaning

General/ Through the entire property

  • Walls – dusted and free of cobwebs – clean 
  • Doors – dusted and wiped from top to bottom; clean 
  • Door handles – wiped and polished, free from stains, marks and fingerprints;
  • Windows – wiped and polished from top to bottom; clean (inside only) 
  • Window sills – wiped and clean 
  • Window ledges – wiped and clean 
  • Window handles – wiped and polished; clean 
  • Ceilings – cleaned of cobwebs 
  • Corners – dusted, and free of cobwebs; clean 
  • Wall pictures (including top of the frame) – dusted, clean; glass frames (if
    there are any) – clean and polished 
  • Mirrors – dusted, polished and free of spots and fingerprints; clean 
  • Light fittings and shades – dusted and wiped; clean 
  • Light switches, plugs and sockets – dusted and wiped; clean 
  • Dado rails – dusted and wiped; clean 
  • Skirting (including the skirting boards behind the furniture) – dusted and
    wiped; clean 
  • Spindles and banisters – dusted and wiped; clean 
  • Curtain rails – dusted and wiped; clean 
  • Fire place and surrounding area – wiped and clean 
  • Radiators – wiped and clean from top to bottom and taps  
  • All floors – vacuumed (including under the carpets, tables, beds, sofas, chairs,etc.), wiped, stain free; clean 
  • Carpets – vacuumed (including under the tables, chairs, sofas, beds, etc.); clean 
  • Upholstery – vacuumed (including behind and underneath the cushions);
  • Cupboards and drawers – cleared out, dusted from inside and out, polished;
  • Shelves – empty, dusted, polished; clean 
  • Wooden furniture – dusted, wiped and polished; clean


  • All work surfaces (such as kitchen counter tops) – washed and sanitized; clean
  • Cupboards and drawers – cleared out, wiped inside, outside, top and bottom; clean 
  • Wall tiles – free of stains and grease, washed and polished; clean
  • Sink and taps – descaled, washed, sanitized, polished; dry and clean 
  • Internal rubbish bins – empty, cleaned inside and out 
  • Fridge and freezer – internally and externally clean 
  • Microwave – wiped from inside and outside; clean 
  • Dishwasher – clean from inside and outside 
  • Washing machine (including soap dispenser, rubber seal and filters, etc.) –
  • Tumble dryer (including dust and lint filters, rubber seal, handles, etc.) – clean
  • Hobs and grill – clean and polished
  • Oven – degreased, cleaned inside and out, outside chrome and glass parts –
  • Extractor fan – degreased, clean and polished 


  • Wall tiles – cleaned, descaled and polished
  • Radiator and towel rail – clean
  • Taps and fittings – descaled, clean and polished
  • Basin – cleaned, descaled, dried and polished
  • Soap dispenser – clean
  • Toothbrush glass – clean and polished 
  • Cupboards and shelves – empty, clean (glass and chrome
    parts – polished) 
  • Mirror – wiped, polished and free of spots and fingerprints; clean 
  • Bathtub – wiped, descaled, sanitised, polished 
  • Shower screen – washed inside and outside, descaled and
    polished; clean
  • Shower head – cleaned, descaled, dried and polished 
  • Toilet and toilet seat – cleaned, descaled and disinfected from inside and out
  • Bidet – cleaned, descaled and disinfected from inside and out 
  • Floor – washed, descaled and sanitised; clean 
  • Extractor fan – free of dust and grime; clean


  • Beds – clean (any wood, glass or metal parts – polished)
  • Reading lamps – clean 
  • Mattresses – vacuumed from both sides; clean 
  • Bedroom storage units (such as wardrobes, cupboards, night tables, drawers,etc.) – empty and clean inside and out (any wood, glass or metal parts –polished) 
  • Waste paper baskets – empty and clean 

Carpet Steam Cleaning

  • Initial assessment of the carpet fibers and condition
  • Pre-spray and agitation to loose stains and soil
  • Additional spot treatment
  • Hot solution extraction process
  • Grooming and deodorizing