What is Included in Basic House Cleaning

Simpo Cleaning are professionals when it comes to house cleaning. One thing that sets us apart is having a systematic and well-organized house cleaning checklist which can also be customised and tailored to the needs of our customers.

Cleaning lady with spray bottle

House Cleaning Checklist



  • Wiping Cabinets (external)
  • Dust Window Sills
  • Spot Clean Walls
  • Clean backsplash and benchtops
  • Clean tables and chairs
  • Clean sink and tapware
  • De-grease stove top and burners
  • Wipe down appliances (external)
  • Trash removal
  • Vacuum and mop floors



  • Dust light fixtures and vents
  • Disinfect sinks and bath
  • Clean and disinfect tiles
  • Disinfect and clean toilets
  • Clean cabinets and mirrors
  • Dust and wipe window sills
  • Clean countertops
  • Empty trash baskets
  • Disinfect and clean floors


  • Dust and clean lights/lamps
  • Remove cobwebs from ceiling
  • Dust bed frames
  • Dust and wipe furniture
  • Wipe window sills
  • Dust blinds
  • Dust base boards
  • Clean and disinfect light switches / door knobs
  • Wipe mirrors
  • Vacuum and mop floors

Living Room


  • Dust ceilings and remove cobwebs
  • Clean lamps and lights
  • Dust furniture
  • Vacuum upholstery (steam upholstery cleaning if necessary)
  • Cushions and pillows straightening and fluffing
  • Spot clean walls
  • Dust skirting boards
  • Dust TV & electric appliances
  • Vacuum & mop floors

How Often Do I Need a House Cleaning Service?

This will depend on your own individual circumstances and how often you do the cleaning yourself. For example, someone working full time with kids who may not have any time for cleaning may need help from a professional at least once per week. While someone who regularly cleans themselves may just need a house cleaning service once a month to help catch up on the house chores.

How Much Does House Cleaning Cost?

The average cost for house cleaning is between $90 to $230 depending on the size of your property. For more information you can check out our article about house cleaning prices.

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