At the time of contracting as a client, some type of cleaning, or give as a cleaning company / self-cleaning, all kinds of cleaning services, there are two possibilities:
- Offer, or receive closed budgets for cleaning service, which will obviously include hours, which added to the rest of games, will yield a final price.
- Or, budget or receive a budget for each cleaning service per hour, which is calculated will be used, regardless of materials or travel, which will have to be budgeted, or paid separately.
In Connect cleaners, we have a long history of cleaning budgets , so if you are a client or if you are professional, the information that we will provide in this article, you may be interested, to compare budgets, to know how to calculate the services of cleaning for hours, differences between different types of services and many other things. Differences between the cleaning budget by the hour or with the final price by items or project. When it is requested, or a cleaning service is offered in a timely manner, it is more frequent than in the budget the concept of cleaning for hours that are to be carried out is broken down, and in separate items, the materials, machinery, displacements can be reflected and the number of operators. It is also very common to agree on a cleaning price for hours when self-employed workers are hired for domestic cleaning at Connect cleaners.
In the maintenance cleaning budgets in large spaces, with continuous services, given the extensive information that must be included, on periodicity of each of the cleaning tasks, extraordinary services, cleaning products for each job, job description, number of designated operators, mechanical means, etc …, usually a project is usually presented, with final prices for each item, as a result of a calculation of costs that cleaning companies have previously made. Each of these systems may be more suited to a type of services:
The hourly cleaning services at Connect cleaners allow you to adjust the prices more when negotiating because they provide specific information to the client, who can thus look for more prices to compare, and negotiate downwards. This concept of cleaning for hours is usually used, in the hiring of domestic service, and in budgets to perform small maintenance services, such as cleaning offices and offices or cleaning portals. In addition to the budgets for medium and large maintenance jobs, you can also apply a final price per project to special cleaning services, applying a closed rate, which allows increasing somewhat the profit margin. In this type of special services is for example the cleaning of work or services for the treatment of pests.
Expenses to be handled to calculate the price of cleaning time
When budgeting or receiving a cleaning budget for hours, you have to know what data influence the result of the calculation, to be able to either compare budgets or decide what is most convenient as a client, or not to get your fingers caught, or customers dismiss the budget for an abusive price.
The average price of cleaning for hours in services without specialization contracted to clean companies, is about 15, or 18 euros approximate, and in them are included proration for different items of expenditure such as: uniform, cost of travel and time, social insurance contributions, extra payments, holidays, liability insurance, and business infrastructure spending, plus a profit margin of between 5 and 7% maximum for the price to be competitive with other companies in the sector.
In the price of hourly cleaning, for special cleaning services, such as cleaning at height, or cleaning with machinery, we must always add to all the data we have mentioned above, the amount of other items such as spending of training for the specialization of the operators, the plus of danger, or the amortization of the mechanical systems and special equipment.
The average price of the hour of work for autonomous workers of the cleaning by hour s, comes being on the 10 or 12 euros, including the expenses of displacement, and to this price it is necessary to add the proportional part of quotation to the special regime of the security social, if it exceeds the average working day, must be borne by the owner of the house where you work, or in case the hours worked are less than half a day, should be prorated and included in the price of the cleaning for hours .
If you want to talk about cleaning for hours, in Connect cleaners we are here to listen, do not hesitate to contact us without any kind of commitment.
What data should a good cleaning budget include?
Whether you have to request cleaning budgets, or if you have to make them for your potential customers, then we will tell you what data should include a good cleaning budget per hour, or with final prices for each task or service.
- Identification data, address, VAT number, date of the offer, and cleaning budget number.
- Data of the applicant or client, with address specification in which the cleaning work offered, will be carried out.
- Description of the cleaning services, which will be carried out with their corresponding
- Periodic frequency calendar of each cleaning job or service to be carried out.
- Breakdown of prices per service, or cleaning per hour, plus the specification of specific costs for the use of materials, machinery, or products.
- VAT percentage
- Total price of cleaning budget
- A term of validity of the offer
Another very useful advice is to set a date and time for each task at Connect cleaners, adapted to the hourly availability of each member of the family, so we avoid that cleaning becomes a topic of discussion or that causes us discomfort or stress not having done it, if each task has its date and time and we comply with the work schedule we will never have to worry about a lack of hygiene at home.