Any contractor tends to look forward to turning over the key to the newly renovated or created building to the client. Even when the contractor has done the best, the work is not yet done until the post-construction cleaning is done. Post construction cleaning tends to involve removal of debris, followed by cleaning as well as removing any other visible and invisible dirt. The post-construction cleaning may also involve removing of all dirt on the walls. Post construction cleaning may also involve power washing as well as cleaning of windows and frames. It is also essential to note that it tends to include dusting the ceiling, heaters, lights, fans and other areas that may have accumulated dirt or dust in the construction process. The cleaning also tend to involve removal of stickers and other smudges on the cabinets and doors. The cleaning in question also tend to address the safety issues such as leaks, loose wires among other safety threats. One would need to note that there ought to be three phases of post-construction cleaning.
Rough clean phase tends to be the first post-construction cleaning phase. The first cleaning phase tends to be done after major installations such as plumbing, framing and electric work have been done. It is in this phase that all debris and leftover materials are gotten rid of. It is after removal of all debris that sweeping is done. Stickers on the doors, windows, and cabinets also ought to be removed in this phase.
Light cleaning tends to be second and also tend to be very intense. This phase is not only intense but also tend to involve a lot of tools and equipment. It is during this phase that one may focus on washrooms and kitchens. The sinks, toilets, and windows are also well cleaned. It is because of this phase that makes most people opt to work with professional post-construction cleaning services. This phase tends to be detailed and tends to be intensive as it tends to involve cleaning places such as air ducts. This phase tends to be very close to moving-in of client type of cleaning. The stage tends to involve cleaning of the whole facility as opposed to just cleaning the floor, the carpet and cleaning off the visible areas.
The post-construction cleaning tends to have touch up cleaning as the last phase. This phase tends to take a shorter time and may only focus on cleaning smudges and fingerprints from earlier cleaning. It is due to too much work that is involved in post-construction cleaning that makes many people opt to go for professional post-construction cleaning. You would not need to end up with a property that is not well cleaned as you try DIY even without the right tools. Also, most people tend to get tired in the process of cleaning a building and end up cleaning only the visible areas leaving behind a lot of dirt or even debris.