If you don’t have the time or energy to clean your home, consider hiring a professional cleaning service. The cleaners who come to your house should be experienced, well-reviewed, insured and bonded. Our partners at ConsumerAffairs researched the best cleaning services in Buffalo so you find a company that meets your household needs and budget.
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Buffalo residents of all neighborhoods and suburbs, including the waterfront, Elmwood Village, Amherst and Williamsville, use home cleaning services. Cleaning companies in Buffalo offer a variety of services:
Standard cleaning: This basic cleaning service includes sweeping, vacuuming, mopping and general tidying. Standard cleaning is available as a single service or in regular intervals, like weekly or monthly.
Deep cleaning: A deep cleaning service goes further than standard cleaning, removing grime and dust and covering additional areas of the home. Deep cleaning is a good option once or twice a year or if you are moving out or in.
Specialty cleaning: Cleaning companies offer special services, such as washing windows and walls, packing or unpacking boxes, organizing cabinets and closets and doing laundry.
How much does house cleaning cost in Buffalo?
The average cost of house cleaning services in Buffalo is $180. Cleaning companies may charge by the hour or by the size of your home. A number of factors can affect the cost of a cleaning service:
Your home’s square footage
The number of rooms, bedrooms and bathrooms
The service you select
How dirty the home is
Whether you have pets
Many home cleaning companies offer discounts for repeat or regular service. Always request an upfront, written estimate for services and ask if it is guaranteed.
How to hire house cleaners in Buffalo
Before hiring a house cleaning service in Buffalo, ask these questions:
Is your business insured for liability and bonded? Do you have workers’ compensation coverage?
How do you screen your staff? Do you perform background checks and drug testing?
What services do you offer, and what is the pricing structure?
Do you provide a free estimate?
Do you have your own cleaning supplies and equipment? Are they kid- and pet-safe? Environmentally friendly?
Do you have a satisfaction guarantee?
Can you provide a list of references?
You should also read customer reviews. Pay close attention to comments about on-time arrivals, courtesy, professionalism and work ethic. Choose a cleaning service based on value, not cost.
Merry Maids cleans homes in over 450 locations across the U.S. An expert will work with you to create a custom cleaning program for your lifestyle and budget, then provide a free estimate. Merry Maids’ professionals are carefully screened, insured and bonded and use specialized cleaning products and advanced technology. Customers in Buffalo like the Merry Maids satisfaction guarantee and say staff are considerate, hardworking and thorough.
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