If you’ve reached the point where you can no longer cope with the amount of housework you have to do, perhaps it’s time to hire a professional.

A team of professional house cleaners will be able to offer you a bespoke service which is suitable for your specific needs. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want them to spend on particular tasks and how frequent you want them to visit. It is important therefore to understand how much help you need.

Some people only need help with specific areas of the home that get neglected. This might involve wiping the paintwork down or thoroughly cleaning the bathroom. Whereas some people might need a more general service which involves dusting and vacuuming.

If you are going to opt for professional cleaning the best thing to do is ask the cleaning firm to pay you a visit before you make a decision. This way they’ll be able to sit down with you to discuss your needs and then work out a plan of action to tackle your home. It might be that you need less help than you initially thought, it might be that you need a clean once a month or it might be that a cleaning service which can also help with laundry and ironing is needed.