We all love a clean space but hate the time and energy it takes to clean. Despite your daily efforts to keep your space clean and tidy, the dust and debris eventually accumulate, necessitating a deeper and more thorough cleaning. When this happens, call the professionals. Still not convinced? In today’s blog post, we’ll take you through the benefits of using professional cleaning services and break down the cost of cleaning services in London.
Benefits of using professional cleaning services
Saves you time
The biggest benefit of outsourcing professional cleaning services is more free time. After spending the majority of your day at work, you shouldn’t use your precious free time cleaning. Hiring a cleaning company frees up your time, allowing you to catch up on some rest, spend time with friends and family, or explore other interests.
You pay for what you need
Cleaning companies offer a wide array of services like window cleaning, oven cleaning, carpet cleaning, mattress cleaning, upholstery cleaning and one-off deep cleans. You can choose one service at a time, depending on the state of your home and your budget.
They bring the right tools to the job
Sometimes a broom and mop aren’t enough to get the job done. Cleaning companies understand that some jobs need more than this, which is why they invest in proper tools and products. They put their resources into finding the best cleaning tools and products in the market and also train their employees to do the job right.
Saves you money
Hiring professional cleaners saves you money in more ways than one. As they say, time is money. So, delegating your cleaning duties to the professionals allows you to work overtime, pick up extra work, or focus on your side hustle.
Additionally, regularly scheduled cleaning can help preserve the longevity of your furniture, carpets and drapes. It also helps prevent unforeseen damages caused by mould outbreaks and other contaminants.
Professionals do a better job
If we are honest, professional cleaners do a better job than you. They have mastered cleaning down to a fine art and have the most advanced cleaning tools and products to help them get the job done. They are also keen on details and will get into every nook and cranny to ensure your entire house is spotless.
How much do cleaning services cost in London?
Now that we’ve looked at the benefits of using cleaning services, let’s delve into the question on everyone’s mind. How much do cleaning services cost?
Well, cleaning rates vary from one company to another. They also vary depending on the type of service you want done. Here’s a breakdown of costs for different cleaning services.
Domestic cleaning involves routine tasks such as:
- Dusting all accessible surfaces in the bedroom, bathroom, and kitchen
- Wiping and vacuuming all furniture
- Polishing all glass surfaces and mirrors
- Changing bed linens
- Vacuuming carpets and washing and sanitising hard flooring
- Cleaning the hob, splash guards, sink and microwave [Professional oven cleaning is not included in the package but can be provided at an additional charge]
- Emptying bins, changing liners and disposing of the rubbish
Domestic cleaning prices start at £17 per hour for a minimum of 2 hours weekly and 3 hours fortnightly.
One-off cleaning services/ deep cleans
One-off deep cleans are suitable for domestic residencies, offices, and commercial buildings. It is a sure way of completely eliminating dust, debris, mould, fungi and bacteria. It involves practices such as:
- Thoroughly cleaning all areas and surfaces, including windows, furniture, appliances, blinds, etc.
- Sweeping the floors and tackling the skirting boards
- Polishing countertops, mirrors, windows and wooden surfaces
- Polishing, descaling and disinfecting the bathroom
- Sanitising the entire property
- Eliminating cobwebs and residue
- Collecting and disposing of contaminated waste
One-off deep cleans start from £18 per hour for a minimum of 5 hours.
End of tenancy cleaning
End of tenancy cleaning is necessary to ensure your property passes its final inspection and to ensure you get your deposit back. Professional cleaners will help you restore your house to its former glory by doing the following:
- Thoroughly cleaning all floors and surfaces
- Restoring white goods and other appliances to a presentable condition
- Deodorising and sanitising the house
Prices for end-of-tenancy cleaning vary from one property to another, so call 020 8884 9149 for a free quote.
We charge a minimum rate of £130 for this service.
Carpet, upholstery, and mattress cleaning
There are two ways to clean a carpet, steam cleaning and dry cleaning. Prices for each depend on the size of your carpet. Use our calculator to determine your carpet cleaning costs.
Like carpet cleaning, upholstery and mattress cleaning also varies depending on the size of your item. Click here to determine cleaning costs.
Getting rid of the grime and grease in your oven is a job for the professionals. Our oven cleaning service involves:
- Removing all removable items from the oven to ensure a deep clean
- Thoroughly cleaning the oven and oven door until it looks sparkling
Our oven cleaning rate varies depending on your oven’s brand, but our minimum price is £70 inclusive of VAT.
Window cleaning rates vary depending on your type of windows. Contact us to get a free quote.
We clean all commercial spaces, including shops, offices, schools, restaurants, warehouses and factories, nightclubs, gyms, studios, malls, etc. Whether you need a one-off anti-viral clean or regular cleaning, FastKlean is here to help. Contact us for a no-obligation quote.
Why choose us
FastKlean is a family-run business established in 2001. We are an accredited member of various industry associations, including The British Institute of Cleaning Services and The Green Achiever. Our employees are also securely-vetted and fully insured for up to 10M.
FastKlean is one of the leading cleaning companies in London. To learn more about our services, call us or book a cleaner online and get 5% off.