Move-Out Cleaning Services

Are you planning to move out soon? We know how challenging and difficult any moving process is. Making time to deep clean your home and leave it nice and ready for the next owner or tenant is probably the last thing on your priorities right now.


With our move-out cleaning service, you don’t have to worry about that anymore. Guelph Maids is a cleaning company in Guelph, Ontario that specializes in house cleaning services.


With Guelph Maids, you can focus on all the tasks you come across during moving: running errands, packing all your furniture and personal items, and filling out paperwork. While you are settling into your new home, we will be taking care of your old one!


You can find all the details about our Move-Out Cleaning Services on this page, or you can go straight to our booking page!

Why Should You Hire a Move-Out Cleaning Service

A Move-Out Cleaning Service is so much more than people coming to your home to clean your surfaces. It means that you will have a huge amount of stress removed from your shoulders. Our customer service will make sure every step of the process is easy from start to finish.

If you’re leaving your old home, it’s common to leave everything looking spotless for the new owners to enjoy.

If you are just about to leave your home, this is the perfect time to hire a moving cleaning service. Once your furniture and personal belongings are out, you might notice unpleasant surprises such as stains, cobwebs or grease that has been sitting on your floors, walls and countertops hidden behind furniture.

It’s time for you to focus more on moving out and less on cleaning!

Packed boxes for a move while performing move-out cleaning services

You should focus on moving rather than cleaning.

Why Hire Guelph Maids as Your Move-Out Cleaning Service

When hiring any type of cleaning service, the most common concern is whether you are able to trust and let cleaners into your home.

We want our customers to choose us because they feel happy and safe knowing we will take care of their home and that their satisfaction is our utmost priority.

Guelph Maids’ biggest values are honesty and care for their customers. First, we will make sure you are informed and to always hear from you during and after the cleaning process. Our booking page is simple and will show you all the extras and customization options you need!

Second, our cleaning professionals have been trained and tested frequently to ensure they meet top-notch standards. They won’t leave your home until their work is stellar!

Last but not least, we make sure to follow up on your cleaning service and see if you have any concerns, and any other comments you have about Guelph Maids.

You can check our Move-Out Cleaning Checklist below.

The Move-Out Cleaning Process

Kitchen & Eating Area


  • Clean countertops
  • Clean door knob
  • Clean inside or range hood
  • Clean drip pans
  • Clean grease filter
  • Wipe out microwave
  • Clean the door frame of fingerprints
  • Clean and disinfect sinks, shine chrome
  • Clean and shine appliances
  • Clean outside of cabinets
  • Clean light fixture and ceiling fans
  • Clean knick-knack areas
  • Hand wipe all kitchen furniture
  • Outside of cabinets cleaned
  • Wipe baseboards
  • Mop and vacuum floors
  • Scrub tile grouting
  • Treat mildew chemically
  • Clean and disinfect vanity and sink
  • Clean and disinfect bathtubs, tile walls, and showers
  • Give the shower door extra attention
  • Clean and disinfect the toilet
  • Wipe baseboards
  • Spot clean door and frames for fingerprints
  • Clean and shine mirrors and chrome fixtures
  • Wipe fronts of cabinets
  • Extra attention to floors
  • Individually clean knick-knacks
  • Remove the trash

Living & Sleeping Areas

  • Dust lampshade
  • Shine and clean mirrors
  • Dust heavy knick-knack areas
  • Dust louvered doors
  • Dust mini blinds
  • Dust intricate items
  • Dust picture frames
  • Remove cobwebs
  • Dust ceiling fans
  • Remove trash
  • Dust lampshade
  • Shine and clean mirrors
  • Dust heavy knick-knack areas
  • Dust louvered doors
  • Dust mini blinds
  • Dust intricate items
  • Dust picture frames
  • Remove cobwebs
  • Dust ceiling fans
  • Remove trash
House ready for move-out cleaning services to be performed

Remember to remove your furniture before contacting a move-out cleaning service.

The list above is customizable. It is completely up to you to decide other areas and additional services that fit your cleaning needs. Don’t forget to contact us if you have any questions about this or another home cleaning service!

Frequently Asked Questions

Our move-out cleaning service is designed to thoroughly clean your property before you leave. It includes dusting and wiping surfaces, cleaning kitchen appliances, scrubbing and disinfecting bathroom fixtures, vacuuming and mopping floors, cleaning internal windows and glass surfaces, removing cobwebs, wiping baseboards and doors, emptying trash bins, and addressing specific cleaning requests. Our goal is to leave the property in a clean and presentable condition, meeting the standards of landlords or the next occupants. With our move-out cleaning service, you can ensure a seamless transition from your old residence.

When hiring a cleaner, it is reasonable to ask them to perform tasks such as general cleaning, dusting, vacuuming, mopping, bathroom and kitchen cleaning, changing bed linens, and emptying trash bins. However, it’s important to communicate your specific cleaning requirements and expectations in advance to ensure they can accommodate them.

The main difference between a move-in cleaning and a move-out cleaning is their timing and purpose. A move-in cleaning is performed before you move into a new residence, focusing on preparing the space for your arrival by ensuring it is clean, sanitized, and welcoming. On the other hand, a move-out cleaning takes place when you are vacating a property, aiming to leave the space in a clean and presentable condition for the next occupants or the property owner. 

To prepare for the cleaning day, we recommend tidying up any clutter or personal items that may obstruct the cleaning process. This allows our cleaners to focus on deep cleaning tasks and ensures they can efficiently access all areas of your home. Additionally, it’s helpful to communicate any specific instructions or areas of concern to the cleaning team.

We strive for customer satisfaction, so after the cleaning service, we may follow up with our clients to ensure they are happy with the results. This can be done through a phone call, email, or a satisfaction survey. We welcome feedback and address any concerns or issues that may arise.