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Housecleaning instructions

  • To keep your flat safe and healthy, we recommend light cleaning done regularly. It adds to your comfort, too!
  • Below, we give you some instructions and tips to help you keep your home clean.
  • Clean the flat when you move out. In a shared flat, don’t forget to clean the shared facilities as well. If you neglect the cleaning, we’ll have to charge you for the eventual cleaning costs.
Target Working manner Detergent Frequency Tips
The kitchen
Worktops Wipe with a moist dish cloth All-purpose detergent or scouring agent Immediatly after use For stains, you can use a scouring agent
The floor Wipe with a moist floor cloth All-purpose detergent Once a week or upon need Vacuum or sweep the floor before wiping with a moist cloth. Do not leave the floor wet
Cupboard doors and shelves Wipe with a moist dish cloth All-purpose detergent or scouring agent Once a week or upon need Remove stains right away and wash about three times a year
The refrigerator-freezer Wipe with a moist dish cloth All-purpose detergent Once a week or upon need and always when moving out Periodically, clean the backside and the sides as well. Do not use sharp objects for defrosting. Don’t forget about a tray for the melting-water
The kitchen stove Wipe with a moist dish cloth All-purpose detergent Immediatly after use Periodically, clean the range hood as well, and don’t forget the filter
The oven Clean according to the instructions for use Oven-cleaning detergent Three times a year or upon need It is worthwhile to clean any food spilled onto the bottom of the oven right after use
The room
Worktops and surfaces Wipe with a damp cloth All-purpose detergent Once a week or upon need Remove stains right away
The floor Wipe with a moist floor cloth All-purpose detergent Once a week or upon need  Vacuum or sweep the floor before wiping with a moist towel
The windows wash with water and squeegee or micro-cloth Window cleaning liquid Twice a year Do not wash the outer surfaces of windows in subzero weather
The bathroom / toilet
The fittings Wash with a brush Toilet-cleaning detergent Once a week or upon need Periodically clean the shower/sink drain
The walls Wash with a brush or scouring pad Toilet-cleaning detergent Once a week or upon need Wash from the bottom up, rinse from the top down
The floor Wash with a brush or scouring oad Toilet-cleaning detergent Once a week or upon need Do not leave the floor wet
The balcony and the storage closet
The floor Sweep the rubbish Brush Upon need Clear out your goods from the balcony and the storage closet and sweep the rubbish

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