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The Trusted Name in Affordable Maids

Experienced

The reason Handy has become the go-to name in cheap maid service providers is that the platform gives you everything you need to make an informed decision. When you hire a maid, you want to know that the person you hire has the can-do and the know-how to get the job done, and comes recommended. You could spend hours trawling the internet, you could try your luck on an online ad- or you could skip all that and just go straight to Handy. Affordable maids who use Handy to look for work come star-rated and reviewed by customers, like yourself, who’ve already used their services. With this at-a-glance information at your fingertips, you can hire the right cheap maid service the first time around.

Skilled and Capable

There’s more to offering an affordable maid service than simply being able to turn up on time. Maids who use Handy to find work have the ability and the dedication to tackle even the toughest jobs, whether you want your home cleaned once a week, every other week, or just once a month. In addition to being skilled and capable, the cheap maid service professionals that you’re matched with will come with all the equipment and cleaning products they need. However, if you’d rather they used yours, just let them know when you book through Handy.

Reliable

When you’re looking for affordable maids, you want to know more than just whether they’re able to do the job. You want to know that the maid you hire is reliable and trustworthy, too. For your peace of mind, affordable maids who advertise through the Handy platform are background-checked. And we also know that there’s nothing worse than hanging around, waiting for a maid to turn up. Cheap maid service professionals booked through Handy turn up on time, so you can get on with your day. If you can’t be there when they arrive, you can leave your key either in a lockbox or with your doorman, and come back to a spotless, sparkling home.

Flexible

Using Handy means you don’t have to stick to the parameters set out by large cleaning companies. If you want extras included that might fall beyond the scope of regular affordable maid services, all you have to do is request it during checkout. The Handy platform even features an online checklist where you can lay out the duties you’d like taken care of in prioritized order. You can even include things like laundry services.

The Best Affordable Maids

Cheap maid services at affordable prices

Using the Handy platform to connect with cheap maid services in your area can be an extremely cost-effective alternative to using a bigger cleaning business with high prices and long wait times. When you’re matched with maids in your area, you’ll be presented with a clear and competitive quote before you book, so you can decide whether it best suits both your needs and your budget. In addition, there are no hidden fees, so the price you’re quoted is the price you’ll pay.

Schedule changed?  No problem!

Some of the large maid service businesses seem to forget that your schedule can change. Cancel with a big company and you’re looking at steep cancellation fees or penalties, even if you let them know in advance. That’s not how we do things at Handy. If something comes up and you need to cancel or reschedule, there’s no problem; just give us at least 24 hours’ notice and we’ll book another appointment at a time that’s better for you.

Quick and convenient

Don’t worry if you don’t have any cash to hand -- Handy has a secure online payments system, so you can pay for your cleaning with just a few clicks. Because you know exactly what you’re paying in advance, you don’t have to go through any awkward negotiation with your chosen cheap maid service provider after the work is done.  And afterwards, if you’d like to tip your maid, that can be done through the app as well! Reputation is everything to the affordable maids who use the Handy platform to advertise themselves, which is why they’ll go that little bit further to give you an outstanding and cheap maid service. In the unlikely event that you’re unhappy with the work done, the Handy Happiness Guarantee means that work hard to make it right.

Frequently Asked Questions

What's included in Handy's affordable maid service?

See what's included in our affordable maid 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 bookings?

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 Our Top Affordable Maids Professionals

Download the app to search and book top cleaning 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.

Alexus P.

Handy Premium Pro
19 jobs completed
My name is Alexus and I’m a clean freak with passion! I clean my own home on a daily basis after 4 dogs and 5 men ! Other than that my experience is out the roof! I will make your home sparkle like you haven’t seen it before, guaranteed!

Kevin S.

Handy Premium Pro
235 jobs completed
Hello my name is Kevin and I've been a Handy cleaner for 2 years. I'm experienced in cleaning apts. of all sizes. I take pride in leaving customers' homes with a refreshing, relaxed feeling. So let's work together. I also have reviews from past clients. Check them! I'm looking forward to working with you. Thanks in advance.

Laura A.

Handy Premium Pro
28 jobs completed
My name is Laura. I have 20 plus years cleaning experience. I work for handy as well as another cleaning company I also have a few of my own clients.

Customer Reviews

2,898,837 Reviews for Affordable Maids

Marissa M.

Wonderful, friendly service! The whole place looks great and smells fresh. My kitchen sink has NEVER been this sparkling white. Amazing!

Rosamunde B.

Michele's efficient, bright, observant, and willing to go beyond the regular requirements of clean-up.

Matt W.

Julie was great. She worked around the kitchen areas quickly but still made the place look and feel clean.

Berna D.

Great clean, thorough, efficient and when she finished early she was actively asking and looking for other deep cleans she could do! Excellent!!

Luke H.

This is our second booking and we'll continue to book Sharon. Very friendly and pays attention to detail wherever asked.

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!

Son T.

This is the lady I want to do all my cleaning from now on! Please send me her schedule so that I can plan my regular cleaning slot to her

Smita K.

Crystal was a fine balance between excellent interpersonal skills, outstanding cleaning abilities, and professionalism.

Lucas T.

He was amazing. First time using handy and i will come back every time due to our cleaner. Did an awesome job and was super helpful. Thanks!

Micki C.

I would recommend Sabrina to everyone, she was thorough and efficient, on time and had a nice personality.

Recent Job Requests

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Affordable Maids
Created At
February 10, 2019
Date Start
March 1, 2019
Zipcode
63146
Base Hours
6.0
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Description
Call or text me to confirm that professional is bonded and insured #-#-#
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Affordable Maids
Created At
February 10, 2019
Date Start
February 13, 2019
Zipcode
44130
Base Hours
5.5
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Description
Wash dishes before putting them in dish washer please, otherwise they come so sticky. Start with laundry first please so there is enough time to finish it in between rest of cleaning. Thanks.
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Affordable Maids
Created At
February 10, 2019
Date Start
February 10, 2019
Zipcode
90016
Base Hours
3.0
Bedrooms
0
Bathrooms
1
Description
We had some tiling done in the bathroom, so most of the work should be focused on cleaning up the bathroom. Because the tile is fresh, please do not scrub the grout or use chemicals on it. However, the...
Cleaner filled
Affordable Maids
Created At
February 10, 2019
Date Start
February 13, 2019
Zipcode
34145
Base Hours
5.5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Description
I have a cat. She is fine to be let outside. The refrigerator needs to be done and so do the cabinets with some organization. I believe I’m going to need two people for this. I also have a lanai that n...
Cleaner filled
Affordable Maids
Created At
February 10, 2019
Date Start
February 10, 2019
Zipcode
94523
Base Hours
5.5
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Description
Our dog just had surgery, so we're doing everything we can to keep her calm. It might take a minute for us to get to the door.
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Affordable Maids
Created At
February 10, 2019
Date Start
February 20, 2019
Zipcode
90025
Base Hours
7.0
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
6
Description
We have a dog, which is why we will make sure that someone's here when you come.
Cleaner filled
Affordable Maids
Created At
February 9, 2019
Date Start
February 10, 2019
Zipcode
91602
Base Hours
4.0
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Description
I have a small dog. He will bark when you come in, but will be fine after a few minutes.
Cleaner filled
Affordable Maids
Created At
February 9, 2019
Date Start
February 10, 2019
Zipcode
80210
Base Hours
5.0
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Description
There is no need to make the beds. If there are any dishes, please just put them into the dishwasher instead of hand washing them.
Cleaner filled
Affordable Maids
Created At
February 9, 2019
Date Start
February 10, 2019
Zipcode
92116
Base Hours
3.0
Bedrooms
0
Bathrooms
0
Description
I have # cats. They are friendly (except when vacuuming) but, CANNOT be let out. I have an outdoor covered patio that would be great to have cleaned...maybe, an extra charge? Let me know...
Cleaner filled
Affordable Maids
Created At
February 9, 2019
Date Start
February 19, 2019
Zipcode
10009
Base Hours
3.0
Bedrooms
0
Bathrooms
0
Description
I really need the shower to be cleaned, it has a lot of grime around the edges so if you could start there first please. The rugs also need to be dusted with the hair removed.

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.