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Cleaning the Apartment

Please read the guidelines for cleaning the apartment when moving out, below. Unsatisfactory cleaning will be fined. To avoid this, you can arrange to have a janitor check the apartment after you have cleaned it. Please book an appointment in advance.

The flat/apartment:

Wash workstations and other tables

  • Wipe chairs/vacuum clean
  • Wipe beds/vacuum clean
  • Wash bookshelves and lamps
  • Wash floors and lists (wash under beds and furniture)
  • Wash walls (remove footmarks under desks/beds)
  • Dust ceiling with a damp cloth
  • Wash wardrobe inside and out
  • Wash doors
  • Clean every windows from the inside. Wash the exterior of the reversible windows as well.
  • Wash curtains at 30 degrees in the machine. Do not use the dryer.
  • Wash colored top mattress at 60 degrees (see washing instructions)
  • Wash white stretch sheets / top mattress at 95 degrees. Do not use the dryer.


  • Shower curtains washed at 40 degrees with gentle drying
  • Clean mirror, sink, cabinets, and toilets
  • Dust off floors, walls and ceilings with a damp cloth
  • Wash door

Communal hallway:

  • Dust wipe the floors, walls, cabinets and with a damp cloth
  • Clean the storage room/wash and remove content

Shared kitchen:

  • Empty and wash the drawers and cabinets
  • Empty the fridge
  • Please check out the washing lists and coordinate with the other residents about washing the common areas.

Private kitchen:

  • Empty and clean out drawers and closets (also upstairs closets) and clean the countertop
  • Wash walls and floors. Dust the ceiling with a damp cloth.
  • Clean refrigerator, stove, and kitchen ventilator thoroughly inside and out
  • Clean behind and under the stove after the cooker is pulled out from the bench.