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House Cleaner FAQ

1. How much do house cleaners typically charge?

Answer: The average cost to hire a house cleaner is between $25 - $45 dollars per hour, while some home cleaners may be more expensive, there could be cheaper maid options by individuals for less money.

2. How much are typical house cleaner costs?

Answer: The average cost to clean a house is around $180 dollars, which is about 4 hours of work.  However, each project is different and costs can range from $100 to $1,000 depending on the size of house and the amount of cleaning needed. 

3. Should house cleaners be certified or licensed?

Answer: No.  Each state has their own requirements for licensing and certifications for companies, but most states don't require any special training to clean a home.  Be sure to check our state licensing tool to review the local house cleaner guidelines.

4. What questions should I ask a home cleaner?

Answer: There are several things to know before hiring a house cleaner to do any work on your home.

  * Do they conduct background checks on employees?

  * Do they have insurance?

  * Do they offer a guarantee?

  * How do they set rates?