Get Your House Ready to Sell with House Cleaning Services

Apr 23, 2023

Professional house cleaning is an essential step in the process of selling your home quickly. It not only makes your home look and feel more inviting, but it also helps to create a lasting impression on potential buyers.

Skilled house cleaners help you make sure that your home is sparkling clean and free of dust, dirt, and debris. They use specialized tools and techniques to ensure that every nook and cranny of your house is as clean as possible. With their help, you can be sure that potential buyers will be impressed with the condition of your home when they come for a viewing.

Prepare Your Home for Sale with a Professional House Cleaner

A house cleaning service has the experience to ensure that every nook and cranny of your home is spick and span, so it looks its best when it’s time to put it on the market.

Here are some steps you should take when preparing your home for sale with a house cleaning company:

  • Declutter: Remove clutter from all surfaces including countertops, tables, and floors. It’s also important to remove any personal belongings or items that are not necessary for showcasing the home.
  • Clear pathways: Ensure that all pathways around furniture, walls, and windows are clear so the cleaners are able to move around comfortably. You may also consider removing bulky furniture pieces as well as any damaged furniture including rugs and décor that may otherwise be unsightly.
  • Clean out closets, shelves, and cupboards: Remove anything that isn’t absolutely needed from the home. If you’re still living in your home and unable to remove all your possessions, then having fewer belongings makes it easier for the cleaning service to ensure your home is as clean as possible. Fewer belongings also make spaces appear larger and less cluttered, making your home more inviting. This includes closets, bookshelves, as well as kitchen and bathroom cabinets.

Removing the majority of objects from your home not only makes it easier for the cleaning company to do their job, but it also makes it easier for potential buyers to envision their belongings in the home, which can lead to a swift sale.

Common Areas & Appliances That Need Deep Cleaning Before Selling Your Home

Deep cleaning can help you make sure that all areas and appliances are spotless and ready for viewing. From scrubbing the floors to wiping down hard-to-clean surfaces, there are many common areas and appliances that need deep cleaning before selling your home. Knowing what needs to be done will help you get your house ready in no time.

These are the most common areas and appliances that need deep cleaning before selling your home:

  • Kitchen appliances: The kitchen is one of the busiest surfaces in your home because food is cooked, prepared, stored, and eaten throughout the day. Before selling your house, it’s a good idea to wipe down all hardware outside of cabinets and refrigerator doors to remove any dirt. It’s also helpful to remove any dust or buildup on fans or vents where dust can accumulate. You should also make sure that your stovetop, ovens, dishwasher, microwave ovens—and even your refrigerator—are spotless!
  • Cabinets and drawers: Your cabinets and drawers should be clean inside and out, including any hardware. It’s also a good idea to replace any missing hardware and ensure that all doors and drawers are in good working order. Don’t forget to check your medicine cabinets in the bathroom as well.
  • Garage: If possible, remove as much as you can from the garage. Clean up all stoops and windowsills, and try to remove any rust, paint, or oil stains if possible.

While a professional cleaning service will do what they can to make your house sale-ready, it’s best if you help out ahead of time with these challenging tasks so they’re better able to do their job and focus on the details.

Rag Mops Move-Out Cleaning Services

Moving homes can be an overwhelming process, but not to worry – Rag Mop’s Move-In/Move-Out housecleaning service will make sure your home is squeaky clean, taking one weight off your shoulders. Let us handle all the home cleaning for you so that you can focus on more pressing matters.

Whether you need a deep clean or just a light tidying up, we have the perfect solution for you. We provide complete personalization of our housecleaning services below to fit the specific needs of your home:

  • Kitchen
    • Clean & Disinfect Surfaces
      • Including Inside & Outside of Microwave, Stovetop & Burners, & the Outside of Other Appliances
    • Clean the Kitchen Sink
    • Clean Light Fixtures
    • Clean & Disinfect the Floor
    • Wash Cabinets & Drawers – Outside & Inside
  • Bathroom
    • Clean & Disinfect Surfaces
      • Including Showers, Tubs, & Toilets
    • Clean the Bathroom Sink
    • Clean Mirrors
    • Clean Light Fixtures
    • Clean & Disinfect the Floor
    • Wash Cabinets & Drawers – Outside & Inside
  • Other Living Areas
    • Wash Closet Shelving
    • Clean Windowsills, Ledges, Blinds, & Shutters
    • Remove Cobwebs
    • Vacuum Hard Surface Floors
    • Wash Baseboards, Trim, Doors, & Frames
    • Wash Reachable Ceiling Fans

We also offer add-on services as needed including:

  • Oven Cleaning
  • Refrigerator Cleaning
  • Freezer Cleaning
  • Blowing Debris from Garage

Contact Rag Mops Today to Prepare Your Home for Sale

At Rag Mops, we offer our services to customers residing in the following cities: Lewisville, Coppell, Corinth, Double Oak, Flower Mound, Highland Village, Lake Dallas, and Lantana.


We offer a variety of cleaning services to fit your lifestyle and pocket. With us, you can be sure that your home will be sparkling clean so that you can spend more quality time on things that matter in life.

Rag Mops provide a wide range of cleaning services, from the kitchen and bathrooms to bedrooms and other family areas. We also offer general deep-cleaning services.

In addition to our move-in/move-out cleaning option, we also offer the following packages: standard cleaning, first-time cleaning, custom cleaning, and move-in/move-out cleaning. We also offer weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly cleaning options.

 Give Rag Mops a call at 972-219-0353 or visit our website today for a free quote!




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