A local artisan House Cleaning Company
Specializing in the details of Classic Portland Homes


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Checklists 


TRANSFORMATION SPARKLING CHECKLIST 

A meticulous first-time house cleaning guaranteed to make you say, "Wow!"


Cobweb:

- Remove cobwebs from ceilings, light fixtures and walls

 Dust:

- Picture rails, chair rails and decorative trim
- Light fixtures, sconces and lamps
- Fan blades 
- Bathroom vents
- Air-intake vents
- Tops of all door frames and window sills
- Blinds
- All horizontal surfaces - windowsills, furniture, mantels, shelving, picture frames, collections and decorative objects 
- All baseboards
- Tops of all bookshelves and high cabinets in bedrooms, office and kitchen
- Extra attention to cords around TV areas, office and computers

Spot Clean:

- Walls, doors, trim, windowsills and baseboards
- Light switches and door handles
- Mirrors
- Interior windows
- Dining tables, desks, coffee tables and end tables
- Pet food areas 

Vacuum:

- Couches - all sides of cushions and pillows
- Upholstered chairs and dog/cat beds
- Underneath all area rugs
- Underneath beds and couches
- Edges of carpeted rooms
- Hard-to-reach crevices between furniture
- Underneath and behind small furniture
- Hardwood floors
- Carpeted floors and rugs

Mop:

- Hardwood floors
- Linoleum, marmoleum, tile, stone, and laminate floors
- Double mop kitchen and high-traffic areas











Bathroom:

- Mirrors
- Backsplash and wall behind sink
- Sink faucet, handles and sink stopper, with attention to crevices
- Polish chrome
- Sink - scrub and sanitize
- Wipe down soap dispenser or dish
- Toothbrush holder
- Counters, shelves and bottles
- Fronts of cabinets
- Walls around sink and toilet
- Baseboards
- Toilet - scrub and sanitize; remove mineral ring
- Shower - scrub tile or walls to remove soap scum, detail grout, clean glass sliding doors, polish chrome
- Tubs - remove soap scum, treat with Hydrogen Peroxide to remove stains (if applicable)
- Floor - vacuum and hand-mop
- Remove trash, reline trashcan 

Kitchen:

- Window over kitchen sink
- Sink faucet, handles, sink stopper crevices and disposal 
- Polish chrome
- Sink - scrub and sanitize
- Wipe down soap or detergent dispensers
- Polish stainless steel
- Fronts of cabinets, drawers and handles
- Counters and backsplashes, move all objects to clean underneath and behind
- Outsides of appliances - microwave, toaster, toaster oven, stove and dishwasher
- Inside of microwave and toaster oven
- Top of fridge
- Outside of fridge, with attention to handles
- Stove tops: Gas, Electric and Ceramic Cooktops - remove grease, stains and crumbs
- Underside of stove hood, clean front of hood
- Island countertops and bar areas
- Kitchen built-in benches and nooks 
- Tables and chairs 
- High chairs and bar stools
- Glass sliding door or back door
- Floor - vacuum and double-mop
- Remove trash, reline trashcan 


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ROUTINE SPARKLING CHECKLIST 

Weekly, bi-weekly and monthly house cleaning.  One Extra Sparkle™, always included!

 
Cobweb:

- Remove cobwebs from ceilings and light fixtures

Dust:

- Window sills and ledges
- Top, front and side details of furniture
- Shelves
- Decorative objects - carefully lifting up each object to dust under
- Lamps and light fixtures
- Baseboards and trim

Spot Clean:

- Tables
- Chairs and highchairs
- White woodworking 
- Fingerprints on windows and glass
- Pet food areas 

Vacuum:

- Hardwood floors
- Under area rugs
- Under furniture and beds
- Couches, chairs, pillows
- Pet beds
- Carpets and rugs 

Mop:

- Hardwood floors
- Linoleum, marmoleum, tile, stone and laminate floors
- Double mop kitchen and high-traffic areas 

Bathroom:

- Mirrors
- Backsplash tile or wall behind sink
- Sink faucet, handles and sink stopper
- Polish chrome
- Sink, scrub and sanitize
- Wipe down soap dispenser or dish
- Toothbrush holder
- Counters, shelves and bottles
- Cabinet fronts
- Baseboards
- Toilet, scrub and sanitize, remove mineral ring
- Shower- scrub tile or walls to remove soap scum, detail grout,
clean glass sliding doors, polish chrome
- Tubs- remove soap scum, treat with hydrogen peroxide to
remove stains if applicable
- Floor - vacuum and hand-mop
- Remove trash, reline trashcan 








Kitchen:

- Window over kitchen sink
- Sink faucet, handles, sink stopper and disposal 
- Polish chrome
- Sink - scrub and sanitize
- Wipe down soap or detergent dispensers
- Polish stainless steel 
- Fronts of cabinets, drawers and handles
- Counters and backsplashes, move all objects to clean underneath/behind
- Outsides of appliances - microwave, toaster, toaster oven, stove and dishwasher
- Inside of microwave and toaster oven
- Top of fridge
- Outside of fridge, including handles
- Stove tops: Gas, Electric and Ceramic Cooktops - remove grease, stains and crumbs
- Outside of stove hood
- Island countertops and bar areas
- Kitchen built-in benches and nooks
- Tables and chairs
- High chairs and bar stools
- Glass sliding door or back door
- Floor - vacuum and double-mop
- Remove trash, reline trashcan 

Linens:

One complimentary linen change with every routine sparkling