It’s time to vacate the old flat, and you want to make sure that you get your cleaning deposit back from the landlord or rental agency. It’s crucial that the end of tenancy cleaning firm do a thorough End of Tenancy Cleaning London job in an efficient and prompt manner at an affordable price. They need to be experienced and trustworthy because it’s the last thing you want to have to worry about during moving, which is stressful and hectic enough as it is. Here are a few suggestions that should help in making the choice.
Word of mouth is probably the best way to find an and of tenancy cleaner. Nothing beats first hand experience from someone you trust. Ask your friends or neighbors for a recommendation if they’ve hired one in the past. If you can’t find someone who can suggest a reputable firm, the next step is the internet or Yellow Pages. This is where you have to tread a bit carefully, because there are fly-by-night companies who care about nothing more than separating you from your money.
A shoddy job can cost you your deposit, so don’t hire the first one you come across. Prepare yourself to do a bit of research. When you do find a likely-looking prospect in your neighborhood, ask for a list of references. If they won’t or can’t supply you with a full list, that’s a sure sign of incompetence, inexperience or of a downright scam artist. Any reputable firm will be happy to give you legitimate references and it’s important that you follow up on them. Call several on the list and inquire about the work done. Were they on time and thorough? Were there any problems later with the landlord or agency?