Our properties


Lease agreement

For renters . . .
Moving in
Cleaning checklist


Contact us


Cleaning checklist

General Notes: You will be charged an administrative fee of $25 if any items need to be cleaned. You will be charged for cleaning as per the rates of the cleaning company. Do not leave any personal belongings behind; you will be charged for the removal and/or storage of those items. If you leave trash behind, you will be charged an hourly removal rate and per trash bag fee. Do not leave behind any cleaning supplies for the future residents. Once we perform a check-out inspection, no items can be recleaned by the residents or reinspected by us.

  1. Baseboards: All baseboards need to dusted and cleaned so they are free of dust, stains, and debris.
  2. Windows: All window glass panes, stools, trim pieces, sills, and latch areas need to be cleaned and free of dust and debris. The sill is the area between the window glass and storm window (sometimes referred to as the window “well”).
  3. Mini-blinds: All mini-blinds need to be cleaned and free of dust and stains.
  4. Ceilings: Remove all cobwebs from ceilings.
  5. Refrigerator: Clean refrigerator inside and out. This includes all four exterior sides of the refrigerator, the inside door, shelves, drawers/bins, egg holders, ice cube trays, freezer, etc. The coils in the back and the bottom should be vacuumed. Clean the floor underneath the refrigerator.
  6. Stovetop/Oven: The stovetop and oven should be cleaned inside and out. This includes all exterior sides, the stove top, underneath the stovetop (the stovetop can be lifted up), the drip pans (should be cleaned or replaced if stains can not be removed), vent/hood inside and out, oven racks, and the inside of the oven. The floor underneath the stove should be cleaned as well.
  7. All Sinks: The kitchen and bathroom sinks and faucets should be free from dirt, debris, and stains. The sink drain should be working free of clogs. Clean between the sink and the metal trim piece if applicable.
  8. Cabinets/Drawers: The cabinets and drawers should be cleaned, free of dirt, stains, grease, and debris. All cabinet shelves and drawers should be wiped down. This includes all cabinetry such as bathroom, kitchen, and utility rooms. This also includes any pantry shelving.
  9. Bathrooms: All bathrooms should be cleaned thoroughly. This includes tubs, showers, sinks, toilets, cabinets, and closets. Floor should be swept and mopped. Ensure that the tubs and sinks are free of any dirt or film coatings.
  10. Floors: All carpeting will be cleaned by our carpet cleaners and the cost will be charged against the security deposit. The carpets need to be vacuumed first. You will be charged for vacuuming if it is not done prior to carpet cleaning. Hardwood, vinyl, or linoleum floors should be vacuumed, swept, and mopped.
  11. Basement: Remove all personal belongings from the basement. You will be charged for removal and/or store your belongings. The basement should be returned in the same condition at the check-in inspection. YOU WILL BE CHARGED FOR STORAGE OF BELONGINGS (current Bloomington rates apply).
  12. Washer/Dryer: All sides of the washer and dryer should be wiped down and cleaned. The lint trap should be emptied. All knobs should be in place and cleaned. Do not leave any cleaning products (detergent) in the laundry area. You will be charged for the removal of those items.
  13. Yard/Porch: Porches and yard should be cleared of all debris and personal belongings. The porch should be swept and free of stains and debris. Clean any litter out of the yard. You will be charged for removal of any cigarette butts in the yard or porch area.
  14. Trash: Remove all trash and trash bags from the residence. You will be charged an hourly removal rate and a per trash bag fee. Do not leave any cleaning supplies behind for the future residents.
  15. Miscellaneous: Any items not listed above that must be cleaned will be cleaned at the hourly rate as per the cleaning company.

©2021 Fierst Rentals. All rights reserved.