Cleaning Checklist

General

  • Take all garbage, donations and recycling to your residence waste sorting area
  • Remove personal items, furniture and anything else that wasn’t in the unit when you arrived, including stickers and wall tape
  • Empty and unlock all drawers, cupboards and closets. Leave nothing behind.

Bedrooms

Applies to all residences.

  • Remove any garbage and furniture that didn’t come with the room
  • Remove stickers, decorations, hooks, cobwebs from ceiling and walls
  • Wipe walls and closet shelves. Clear dust and dirt from window ledges and baseboards
  • Empty and wipe desk/dresser drawers
  • Spot clean desk chair upholstery if required
  • Wipe down both sides of mattress
  • Wipe bed frame, including corners
  • Pull furniture out and vacuum/wash floor
  • Free the air conditioner of dust/dirt
  • Place bed frame to 4th notch from the bottom
  • Lock bedroom door when finished (does not apply to 1 bedroom or studio units)

Bathrooms

Applies to residents in single connected, studio, one-bedroom and four-bedroom suites.

  • Remove garbage and recycling
  • Clean walls and baseboards
  • Clean shower stall, sink, tap, counter, mirror
  • Clean toilet tank, bowl and toilet base
  • Empty and wipe inside and out of drawers and cupboards
  • Sweep and wash floor

Kitchens

Applies to residents in studio, one-bedroom and four-bedroom suites.

  • Remove all garbage and recycling, food and beverage items
  • Clean walls and baseboards
  • Wipe cupboards inside and out, drawers, counters, backsplash, sink and taps
  • Table—wipe
  • Fridge—thoroughly wipe down inside and out
  • Stove—clean outside porcelain surfaces, inside oven, burners and drip pans
  • Microwave—thoroughly wipe down inside and out
  • Sweep and wash floor

Living areas & hallways

Applies to residents in studio, one-bedroom, and four-bedroom suites.

  • Clear walls of all tape and adhesives
  • Wipe down walls and both sides of entry door
  • Return furniture to its original place
  • Remove stickers, decorations, hooks, cobwebs from ceiling and walls
  • Wipe walls, window ledges, baseboards, tables and wood surfaces
  • Vacuum and spot clean upholstered furniture
  • Remove dust and dirt from the air conditioner
  • Vacuum/wash floors