How Handy Works

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Experienced

Hiring affordable house cleaning professionals comes with its own rewards. You can be sure that the cleaners you book via Handy won’t cut corners and will use their time with you to its best potential. Cheap house cleaners booked through the Handy app come with a wealth of experience behind them, giving them the know-how and the can-do attitude to tackle any job, no matter how large or small it might be.

Skilled and Capable

Where cheap house cleaning companies might balk at certain jobs or send you underqualified cleaners, the professionals on the Handy platform are screened and vetted for their skills and capabilities. Whatever your cleaning requirements, we’ll match you with the experts who have the right skill-sets for the job. Whether you want affordable house cleaning services every month or someone to restore your home to pristine condition once a week, the Handy platform can put you in touch with the right people for the job.

Reliable

We know that our customers have busy lives, which is why we put you in touch with affordable cleaning services who’ll show up when they say they will, ready to work. There’s nothing worse than waiting around for someone who then fails show up on time, especially if you need your house cleaned for a special event or celebration. You can use the Handy platform to find affordable house cleaning services at any time of day or night, from the comfort of your home, and book them to arrive when you want them to.

Flexible

Because we accept friendly, customer-focused professionals onto our platform, you know that you’re dealing with real people who understand the real demands on your time. We also know to expect the unexpected. Using the Handy platform, you can source affordable house cleaning professionals at the time that’s most convenient to you. However, if your plans change, it’s easy to cancel or reschedule. Just give us at least 24 hours’ notice and leave the rest to us.

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Save time and money

With Handy, you get total transparency so you know exactly what you’ll be paying up front. Book reliable, flexible and vetted house cleaning professionals through Handy and you’ll find you can keep your house in order without breaking the bank. Cleaners sourced through the Handy platform will gradually come to know your home, your preferences and your requirements.  They will adapt to suit you. When you call upon Handy to help find affordable cleaning service professionals, you can even customize the service to suit your needs. Is the laundry piling up and you could use a hand to get on top of it? No problem. Add it as an extra during checkout.  Need the inside of the fridge cleaned out? Just let us know. Whatever you want from an affordable cleaning service, use the Handy platform to refer you to people who can deliver on time, every time.

Affordable cleaning service referral agency built around you

Communication is key when it comes to using affordable house cleaning services. Using the Handy platform, you can leave extra instructions for your cleaner and make the service just what you want to be. The Handy platform features a cleaning checklist, including tasks such as cleaning the bathroom, vacuuming the carpets and making beds. Once you’ve used Handy to book affordable cleaning services once or twice, you’ll be addicted to just how easy it is. The Handy platform puts you in control of your cleaning.

Choose the pro that works best for you

The cleaners you’ll find on Handy are skilled, reliable and flexible. Whether you need affordable cleaning services weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly, check with Handy before you spend time searching online ads. And if something comes up and you need to cancel or reschedule, no worries at all -- just give us 24 hours’ notice and we'd be happy to find a better time that works for you. Cleaning professionals sourced through the Handy platform are ready and willing to work, when you want them to and how you want them to. Handy has been matching expert and experienced cleaning professional with clients for six years and has become a leader in its field. With a 60-second booking process, a secure payments system and the Handy Happiness Guarantee backing your booking, isn’t it about time you gave the Handy platform a try?

Frequently Asked Questions

What's included in an affordable cleaning service?

See what's included in an affordable cleaning service here.

Which Handy professional will come to my place?

Handy has a vast network of experienced, top-rated cleaners. Based on the time and date of your request, we work to assign the best professional available.  Like working with a specific pro? Add them to your Pro Team from the mobile app and they'll be requested first for all future bookings.  You will receive an email with details about your professional prior to your appointment.

Can I skip or reschedule a booking?

You can reschedule any booking for free at least 24 hours in advance of the scheduled start time. If you need to skip a booking within the minimum commitment, we’ll credit the value of the booking to your account. You can use this credit on future cleanings and other Handy services.

I need more help.

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Meet Some of the Top Affordable Cleaning Service Pros on Handy

Download the app to search and book top professionals in your area. Build a pro team so that you always have a great group of go-to professionals for all your household needs.

Nick B.

Handy Premium Pro
47 jobs completed
My name is Nick, I’ve always been a back of all trades. I have experience in plumbing, electrical, carpentry, yard work/ tree work, hvac. I worked as an operating engineer in Chicago. What ever you need I’m sure I can figure out a solution

Jack H.

Handy Premium Pro
26 jobs completed
Customer satisfaction is my #1 goal.

Raven J.

Handy Premium Pro
790 jobs completed
Hi my name is Raven! I am one of the super friendly pros here at Handy. I have been with handy on and off for 6 years and have completed over 1000 appointments! I work NYC excluding Staten Island. Please feel free to book. My favorite appointments are move in move out. I also love to help make space and organize. Please consider I have a severe cat allergy! Thank You!

Customer Reviews

3,946,472 Reviews for Affordable Cleaning Service

Natalie H.

Fantastic job, my flat looks sparkly clean and much tidier as well - would definitely love to have Nkechi again

Eli B.

Leroy is very professional and hard working. I can't fault him. Im looking forward to his next visit. He's a real credict to Handy!!

Sophia S.

Michelle was fantastic. Quick, thorough and extremely pleasant! Great experience from start to finish.

Maggie K.

She is very observant of our preferences and we love the special touches like leaving chocolates on the night stands and folding the TP!

Kate M.

It was quite a big job for 3 hours worth of work and Gergana did her best, which we very much appreciate.

Tina P.

Charles was a pleasure! So helpful and incredibly polite. Definitely works very hard and goes the extra mile!

JOEL S.

Just as good as last time, thanks so much for coming and doing such a great job. We hope to have you back next time.

Nichele B.

Cerah is very thorough and a great organizer. She pays great attention to detail and we love her friendly attitude at 7 am !

Patricia R.

There are house cleaners...and then there is James. Trustworthy, communicative, thorough, hard-working. These are just some of the adjectives that come to mind when I think of James. He is truly the best and w feel so lucky to work with him!

Rebekah R.

Paul is amazing! My sink and shower is dazzling! He brings very high standards to Handy! I will request him again!

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Date Start
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Zipcode
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Base Hours
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1
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Description
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Date Start
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Date Start
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Bathtub upstairs doesn't need to be done and either does blue bed. Please make the black bed upstairs up. Make place as tidy as possible
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Created At
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Date Start
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Zipcode
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I will be home from work at #pm. The room needing cleaning is down the hall second door the right. The bathroom is down the hall first door on the left. Thank you again and I’ll see you around #pm. The...
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Affordable Cleaning Service
Created At
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Date Start
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Zipcode
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Bedrooms
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I have two dogs that we will either take out of thee home with us, or put away in their crates. They are nice, but bark loudly. :)

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