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Airbnb Cleaning Checklist Template by Sacramento, California Host.

Upon Arrival
Contact Ryan upon arrival.
Do a quick walk through to access the overall cleanliness of previous guest.
Ensure parking pass is present
Let Ryan know your initial findings
Grab parking pass if using
Each item needs to be completed at EVERY cleaning unless otherwise noted.
Living Room/Bedroom
Open window while cleaning to air out place
Carefully look over bedding and pillows for stains (If present, send detailed pics immediately then try to get them out)
Strip Bedding
Wash whites first, towels and bedding with OxyClean and bleach if necessary, make sure there aren’t any stains
Wash colors next, bath mats, kitchen towels (blue throw, gray blanket, drying mat and Swiffer pad after cleaning the floor)
Wash duvet once a month (I will choose a day)
Make sure all stains were removed, if not, send a detailed list with pics so the guest can be charged for damages (this must be done before the next guest checks in) then put them in a garbage bag and place them in the cupboard above the closet in the dressing room.
Make bed with clean set
Use lint roller to remove any lint or hair on the bedding
Windex desk top, nightstand top and mirror
Spray and wipe down tv stand, knickknacks and bedframe
Display rolled towels on corner of bed (X washcloths and X bath towels)
Empty trash under desk
Clean under bed, check for personal items
Sweep
Mop (Spray the floor directly with peppermint spray and use reusable swiffer mop)
Throw mop head in wash with colored load
Vacuum rug and settee
Kitchen
Wash dishes, dry and put away
Make sure dishes in cupboard are actually clean
Replace with a new sponge as needed
Replenish coffee, tea, oatmeal, paper towels and hand soap
Make sure an extra paper towel roll is in the pantry closet
Remove k-cup from Keurig, fill with filtered water and wipe down
Fill ice cube tray with filtered water
Fill water pitcher
Discard any leftovers in the fridge
Make sure washer and dryer is empty, clean out lint trap
Clean counter, table, sink and faucet
Wipe down garbage can, chairs, microwave, fridge, stove, inside of oven, backsplash, toaster, washer and dryer
Windex glass cabinets
Place clean rolled kitchen towel on drying mat
Sweep
Mop (Spray the floor directly with peppermint spray and use reusable swiffer mop)
Make sure parking pass is on the fridge
Empty trash
Bathroom
Open window while cleaning to air out
Sanitize bathroom sink, toothbrush holder, soap dispenser, toilet, inside of shower, shower door
Restock q-tips, toilet paper (X rolls), body wash, shampoo, conditioner, hand soap, make up remover wipes, ear plugs (Combine products if running low)
Replace black face towels (X rolled up)
Windex bathroom mirror
Check for personal items (leave items that other guests could use, ex: shaving cream)
Empty trash
Hang a clean hand towel in the bathroom
Sweep
Mop
Replace bath mats with clean set
Hang X extra bath towels and washcloths on towel bar behind door
Dressing room/Laundry
Windex dressing room mirror
Check for personal items in closet
Neatly fold and put away clean laundry in the dressing room closet (tri-fold, think Bed Bath and Beyond)
Other Areas
Windex windows as needed
Remove any cobwebs on ceiling and corners
Wipe down window sills, baseboards, blinds, top of heater as needed
Wipe down any walls or doors that look dirty
Change any burnt out light bulbs
Sweep back balcony and front stairs as needed
Do a final walk through to make sure nothing was missed
Place cleaning supplies back under sink (Keep this area neat and organized)
Place laundry supplies back on top pantry shelf (Keep this area neat and organized)
Make sure all cupboards are shut
All chairs are pushed in
Close and lock windows
Turn heater off and AC off (leave ceiling fan on in the summer)
Lock back door
Close curtains in living room
Turn off all lights except desk lamp and porch light
Make sure key is the lockbox
Take out the trash
Put parking pass back on fridge
Notify Ryan when job is complete
Notify Manager
Any damages
Missing items
Home left excessively dirty
Need to buy more supplies

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