Young America Blog » May 2016

Move-Out Cleaning Tips

Posted May 1st 2016 @ 3:25 PM by Allison Normand

Summer is quickly approaching and in order to avoid charges, we have come up with are some move-out cleaning tips: 

Focus on one room at a time 

  • In the living room: 
     
  • Clean windows, blinds, and ceiling fans
  • Vacuum carpet
     
  • In the kitchen: 
     
  • Clean the refrigerator (but do NOT unplug it), microwave, burners, oven and 
  • Mop floor 
  • Empty out refrigerator, shelves, drawers
     
  • In each bedroom: 
     
  • Clean windows, blinds, ceiling fans, light fixtures and heater
  • Vacuum carpets
  • Leave beds assembled and in place
  • Empty out desk and closet
     
  • In ALL ROOMS:
     
  • Do not remove smoke detectors
  • Remove all trash
     

Split up the work between roommates

Don’t wait until the last minute