Guest Room Deep Cleaning Checklist and Tasks
Task 1: Turn Mattresses and Change Bedspreads
Remove linens (mattress pad, linens, and bedspread) from the bed
Lift the mattresses from the box spring. (This should be a two-person job and use the legs for lifting and not your back)
Lift the box spring off the bed frame.
Check for any tear, soil, stains or springs which are popping out.
Thoroughly clean the frame and headboard.
Vacuum behind and inside the bed platform and mattress cording.
Rotate the box spring
Inspect pillows and replace pillows that have stains or wear and tear.
Dust ruffles and straight it.
Remake the bed with a clean mattress pad, linens, and bedspread.
Task 2: Dusting of High Places or hard to reach areas
Using an extended feather duster, dust where the wall meets the ceiling. use of a stepladder is recommended here.
With at the most care dust the smoke detectors, sprinklers and any wifi routers.
Dust and wipe the tops of almirah, frames of paintings, curtain holders etc.
Dust light shades and clean with a damp cloth if needed
Dust and wipe all AC vents, curtain holders and top of doors.
Clean everything else above your head level.
Task 3: Clean Window glass, Grills and draperies.
Use a scrubber and window cleaner to clean grease marks, fingerprint and hard dirt from window panels.
In case any dirt outside the sealed glass then reports the same to the maintenance team.
Clean window glass from the top to down with a window wiper.
Wipe all window frames with a damp cloth.
Clean the window track thoroughly.
Remove draperies that need professional dry cleaning from drapery rods.
Label draperies by room number, and send them to be laundry for dry cleaning.
Inspect and clean pulls, hooks and rods.
Place hooks in saleable bags to make sure they are not lost.
Task 4: Cleaning Walls, carpets and Doors.
Use a mild solution or all-purpose cleaner on a so sponge and clean gently
Do not spray the cleaning solution directly on to the wall but spray to the sponge instead.
Work from the boom up to avoid streaks, and work clockwise around the room.
Stains or marks which cannot be removed to be reported ot the maintenance.
Dry all wiped surfaces with a clean while cloth.
Clean anything hanging on the wall
Wipe switch plates, phone plugs, and wall jacks
Clean the closet walls and luggage racks
Clean both sides of every door, including viewers, hinges, the frame, locks, and lock plates
Work clockwise around the room to clean carpets and moving large pieces of furniture.
Edge the carpets with a crevice tool or a broom.
Take care of carpet spots. Use standard removal techniques depending on the type of stain.
Task 5: Cleaning TV and other electronics
Turn off the TV, as it is easier to spot the dirt on the black surface.
For cleaning the LCD screen use, use a soft, clean, lint free, dry cloth or a microfibre.
Never use cleaning fluids, wax, or chemicals to clean the LCD screen.
Wipe the frames of the TV with the same cloth.
Wipe the Speakers with a microfibre cloth.
Use a micro fibre cloth to clean other electronic gadgets in the room.
Task 6: Clean light shades and fire exit map
Remove the shade and use a damp cloth to clean the extrude and shade thoroughly.
Reposition the shade
Remove and dust exit sign covers
Wipe inside exit signs with a damp cloth
Replace exit sign covers.
Task 7: Clean Furniture
Vacuum upholstery and Use a vacuum attachment to get tight spots.
Clean under cushions, and inspect and turn them.
Rub upholstery spots gently with a light fabric cleaner, then blot the area with a white cloth
Check the manufacturer’s directions before cleaning spots from upholstery.
Always use an oil-based cleaner on wood furniture.
For laminated furniture use an all-purpose cleaner.
Clean the backs of all furniture and dry them with a clean cloth
Wipe inside drawers with a clean dry cloth.
Report to maintenance if you find any drawers that do not slide smoothly.
Task 8: Clean Bathroom.
Remove the shower curtain and replace them if required.
Soak the hooks in soapy water and replace any broken hooks
Clean the curtain rod and reposition a clean shower.
Scrub Tile and Grout and use grout cleaner and a grout brush to remove mould and mildew.
Remove any buildup from the shower, the tub, around the sink, the toilet, and the ceramic tile door.
Rinse all areas thoroughly, Dry and polish with a dry cloth.
Wash the Bath Mats and also brush the back side of the mat to remove any dirt.
Remove dirt from the shower, the tub, around the sink and from the floor tile.