Cleaning Checklist


We know moving can be stressful. Hopefully, by providing this end of lease cleaning checklist we can
help make your life just a little easier. If you’re unsure about the rules and regulations concerning
getting your bond back, the Tenants Union NSW and Fair Trading NSW are amazing resources
to freshen up on your rental knowledge.

Rooms

includes all rooms, kitchens, bathrooms and hallways where applicable

  • vacuum/sweep/mop floors
  • clean cupboards, shelves, and drawers
  • clean wardrobe mirrors, frame and tracks
  • wash window, sills, and tracks (interior)
  • detail door frames
  • detail skirting board
  • dust blinds
  • clean accessible light fixtures
  • clean light switches and power points
  • remove cobwebs
  • carpet steam cleaning (as required)
  • wall washing (as required)
  • blind cleaning (as required)

Garage

  • sweep floors
  • clean cupboards, shelves, and drawers
  • remove cobwebs

Bathroom

  • wash tiled surfaces
  • clean bathtubs and basins
  • clean shower glass/screens
  • clean shower head and faucets
  • clean and disinfect toilets
  • clean vanity, handles and spout
  • clean medicine cabinets
  • polish mirrors
  • dust air vents

Laundry

  • vacuum/sweep/mop floors
  • wipe down washer and dryer surfaces
  • remove dryer lint
  • clean sink, handles, and spout

Kitchen

  • clean oven (interior + exterior)
  • clean stovetop
  • degrease range hood
  • clean bench top surfaces
  • clean backsplash
  • clean sink, handles and spout
  • clean pantry
  • clean cupboards, shelves and drawers
  • clean inside microwave, dishwasher, or
  • fridge (as requried)

Balcony

  • vacuum/sweep/mop floors
  • wash sliding patio doors and tracks
  • wash window, sills and tracks