What To Look Out For End-Of-Tenancy Cleaning

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Moving out so soon?

After your lease ends, you are expected to return the apartment back to your landlord in its original condition. To prevent additional charges, it would be best to engage a cleaning service to help you ensure that you get all the nooks and crannies.

What kind of cleaning is involved during the process?

End-of tenancy cleaning involves the cleaning of areas that are not covered during your general cleaning session. You can expect a more thorough wipedown with extra emphasis on making sure things look as good as new.

Continue reading to find out what you should take note and expect from End-of-Tenancy Cleaning!

Living Spaces

clean-living-room

  • Wiping of all surfaces
  • Wiping of air-con exterior
  • Cleaning of window interiors, frames and sill
  • Wiping of cabinet interiors and shelves
  • Cleaning of all ceiling fans and noraml light fixtures
  • Vacuuming and mopping of floor areas

Kitchen

clean-kitchen

  • Wiping of all surfaces ( including cabinets, sinks, dining tables and walls)
  • Cleaning of kitchen appliances ( including interior and exterior of refrigerator, stove, cooker hood and hob)
  • Disposal of garbage and replacement of garbage bags
  • Vacuuming and mopping of floor areas

Bathroom

clean-bathroom

  • Cleaning of all surfaces ( including toilet bowls, bathrub and / or shower areas, glass surfaces and mirrors, basin and tap, ventilation fan, floor and drains, wall tiles and door)
  • Tidying of racks and drawers ( exterior)
  • Disposal of garbage and replacement of garbage bags

Bedroom

clean-bedroom

  • Cleaning of all surfaces ( including air-con exterior, window interior, frames and sill, ceiling fans and normal light fixtures, cabinet interiors and exteriors, shelves)
  • Tidying of racks and drawers ( exterior)
  • Disposal of garbage and replacement of garbage bags
  • Vacuuming and mopping of floor area

Other Services

  • Sweeping and mopping of balcony
  • Wiping of glass windows and metal grills ( if any)
  • Moving or lifting of furniture and / or items ( less than 10kg)

How many cleaners will be assigned?

Typically, 2 to 3 cleaners might be assigned. However, this may vary on the size of the apartment

Not every service offers this, but Helpling will send a supervisor down to oversee the entire process.

When dealing with returning deposits, it would be best to ensure that all cleaning guidelines are fulfilled.


Whether you’re moving in, moving out or require the end of lease cleaning, it would be best to engage someone that has the experience and knows what to look out for.

With Helpling, you’ll be engaging professional cleaners that have been handpicked to provide you with the very best service. Our cleaners are reliable and trustworthy as they're fully vetted and managed by Helpling.

Make a booking with us today!