Virtual Idea Lab

Checklist for Cleaning Crew


Clean appliances, counters, cabinets, table & chairs

Clean, scrub & sanitize sinks, countertops, & back-splashes

Clean range top & wipe out inside of oven

Clean appliance exteriors, including the inside of the toaster & coffee maker

Clean inside & outside of refrigerator & microwave oven

Wash floor

Clean excess dishes & organize cupboards

Restock liquid dish soap, paper towels, coffee filters & trash bags

Put out two clean dishtowels & one new/like-new sponge

Living Room

Clean, dust & vacuum

Dust window sills & ledges

Dust furniture, blinds, picture frames, knickknacks, ceiling fans, & lamps

Vacuum carpets

Wipe down couches, tables & chairs


Clean mirrors

Clean and sanitize toilets

Wash shower walls, & basin

Wash floors & tile walls

Empty wastebasket

Replenish liquid hand soap

Supply clean linens, hand towel, washcloths, bath towels, shower mat


Dust shelves, window sills, ledges, & furniture

Vacuum floors

Change bed linens

Other Areas

Be sure washer & dryer are empty; clean out lint trap

Check light bulbs, change if necessary

Wipe off patio set

Clean barbeque grill

Take out the trash

Fold extra towels & place in the linen closet