UNFURNISHED UNIT CLEANING GUIDE

YOUR BEDROOM:

Remove all furniture & items
Vacuum floors

With a wet cloth, please wipe:

Closet shelves
Walls
Windows & ledges
Heating vents

YOUR WASHROOM:

Sweep & wash linoleum floors
Wipe mirror
Clean toilet; inside & out
Remove shower curtain (if applicable)

Remove soap scum/hair/standing water/dirt from:

Sink & taps
Vanity counter & cupboards
Bathtub & tiles
Glass shower doors & track

YOUR COMMON KITCHEN/LIVING AREA:

Sweep & wash linoleum floor
Vacuum carpet
Remove all food/dishes/utensils
Wipe inside & outside of cupboards/drawers, remove food residue, grease, dirt & dust

YOUR STOVE/OVEN:

The stove must be cleaned thoroughly, inside & out:

Lift & remove trays from stove top, place in hot soapy water, let soak, then scrub
With a mask and rubber gloves, spray cool oven, burner drip trays and oven racks with oven cleaner (follow instructions/safety precautions on the oven cleaner label)
Remove all cleaning residue
Pull stove away from wall & clean all outside surfaces of the stove, hood fan, walls, floor, and counter tops. Remove all grease & food residue

YOUR FRIDGE:

Remove all food from fridge & freezer
Wipe & clean all surfaces, racks, crisper bins, & door shelves (including door seal)
Pull fridge away from the wall & clean all outside surfaces including the floor

YOUR STORAGE ROOM:

Wipe shelving and wash floor
Remove ALL belongings (including those from previous tenants or friends)

REMEMBER:

* ALL ROOMMATES (if applicable) ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR CLEANING
* Remove ALL furniture and personal items from your unit (including balcony)
* Remove and dispose of all garbage, recycling and unwanted items
* Close your windows and turn off all the lights
* Lock your door when you leave your unit
* Hand in your room, unit and mail keys to the Residence Services Office at International House by noon on your move-out day. Failure to do so will result in an improper check out fee of $85.00 and possible lock change charges.
* Once your keys are returned to Residence Services upon move out you are not permitted to return to your room/unit.

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