How Handy Works

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Select the day and time for your service and get instant, affordable pricing.

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We'll confirm your appointment and take care of payment electronically and securely.

Your pro arrives

An experienced, fully-equipped professional will show up on time at your doorstep.

The Trusted Name in Affordable Cleaning Service Referrals

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.

The Best Affordable Cleaning Service Referral Agency

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 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 match you with 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.

Please see the Help Center.

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.

James L.

Handy Premium Pro
38 jobs completed
Hi. My name is Andy and I am a local Pastor trying to earn a few extra dollars. I can build repair and fix most things. I also build and repair bikes. I am experienced in most building projects. I aim to satisfy and am very professional. Annual background check available upon request.

Ruth G.

Handy Premium Pro
25 jobs completed
Hi I've been in the cleaning business residential and commercial 10+yrs and take pride in my work. I pay attention to detail and listen to clients needs. I am available 7 days a week and adjust my hours to fit your schedule. I will accommodate your requests for products upon request prior to your appointment if you message me. I bring supplies/equipment and arrive on time. Love all pets.

Allen! E.

Handy Premium Pro
34 jobs completed
Allen. We service all kinds of installs, and repairs from new, to remodel.

Customer Reviews

85,082 Reviews for Affordable Cleaning Service

Greg H.

Charles is the best cleaning professional we have had by far - he is thorough, kind, gets a lot done, and does an amazing job!

Nancy H.

Alicia was incredible! So nice, arrived on time and did an excellent job. Our apt is spotless! Definitely want her to come again!

Jessica M.

Damien was very professional and extremely friendly. His work was detailed and the house looks great. Very satisfied.

Judie Y.

Carmen is excellent, communicative, considerate and my new regular cleaner! Highly recommened her efficiency!

Josh B.

Very good service and very friendly. Some countertops and window sills had small amouts of dust or dirt on them. Would give 4.5 stars.

Zachary W.

phenomenal job--she went above and beyond! My dishes are done, my bed is made, and she even walked my dog! Highly recommended!

Dawood M.

No one showed up and one week later still somt have an explanation - I gave a 4 because I want to give benefit of the doubt

Mary S.

Jewel did a wonderful job, and we would like her on all our jobs. Please advise if she will be coming.

Brooke M.

this was my first time working with Starla and she was amazing. her attention to detail was impeccable!!!

James B.

We were really impressed with the cleaning and would love you to come every fortnight! Thank you, James and Em

Recent Job Requests

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Date Start
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Zipcode
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Base Hours
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Bedrooms
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Description
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Date Start
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Date Start
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Date Start
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Zipcode
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Created At
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Date Start
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Zipcode
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Base Hours
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Created At
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Date Start
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Zipcode
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I just moved in and I need help putting the dishes away and also my clothes
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Date Start
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Zipcode
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Base Hours
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The most important thing is for our bathrooms and kitchen to be spotless (including floors, baseboards, etc.) we have # full bathrooms and # half baths. Then, we would love for the floors on our main l...
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Affordable Cleaning Service
Created At
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Date Start
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Base Hours
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Description
Please clean shower and bathroom sink really well, and clean bathroom mirror. Thanks!!

Where Does Handy Operate?

Handy operates in hundreds of cities around the United States, Canada, and the U.K. No matter where you live, Handy has you covered.