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Why Deep Cleaning Is Necessary Before Moving In a New Place

We have seen how Mr. Monk had a systematic process of keeping a place clean. Although you will not go as far as this fictional detective, you understand the importance of cleanliness. It is essential now with the pandemic still raging on. It is prudent to do deep cleaning if you are moving to a new place.

Deep cleaning entails removing and washing everything in the house. It is undoubtedly more costly and time-consuming. However, this is the best way to ensure the cleanliness of your new place.

Why not simply do a simple clean-up? If you asked this question, kindly keep your eyes glued to the screen.

Remove Potential Health Risk

We know dirty places attract germs, bacteria, and viruses. It is also evident that these are the breeding grounds of disease. So, it is necessary to be proactive in preventing infections.

Consider this scenario. You have moved into a new place, where a family of 5 has lived here for years. There are many hand-me-downs, including some used beds and mattresses. Would you use them?

You would not use these things because you are uncertain about their cleanliness. You would instead buy new ones.   

By the same principle, you are a new person living in a place where a lot of people have been living before. There may be some leftover pests, bacteria, and viruses. You need to undertake deep cleaning to ensure that nothing is left.

Thoroughly Sanitized Surfaces

Our surfaces need to be cleaned thoroughly. The kitchen, bathroom, and toilet are the main areas of concern.  

These places are highly used areas. You would have touched them many times and have left behind bacteria, germs, and other viruses. It would be best if you sanitized these places thoroughly.

Gone are the days when you had to mix bleach with water and use it to sanitize. Now, you have more advanced methods and gadgets. You can now use a steam cleaner to clean upholstery. You can also effectively sanitize your surfaces with a steam mop.

It makes no sense to buy a new set of things if you have not adequately sanitized the old ones. Do not put yourself in harm’s way simply because you are too lazy to clean the place.

Dust-Free Home

Your new place would be so much more welcoming if it were dust-free. The dust particles do more than stick to your clothes. These particles can get inside your lungs, causing health problems. 

If you are the type to clean with a feather duster, you will have to go back to the drawing board. The feather will leave behind a coating of dust, attracting it back to your home.

The dust particles also serve as a home for mold and mildew. You do not want this to grow in your new place. 


Understandably, you are too tired to do a deep cleaning, but it does not negate the fact that it is still essential. In fact, by cleaning your new place on a deeper level, you are ensuring your health. As a result, deep cleaning benefits your body and your new home.

Before you move in, you should ask Maids 4 Jersey to clean your new place. We offer deep cleaning for New Jersey Passaic residents. If you want to ensure that you are moving into a safe place, contact us now! 

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