How Merry Maids are working safely during Covid-19

Different nations of the UK have different government advice and our Merry Maids businesses are adhering to the rules, regulations and guidance in each of these nations.

ENGLAND: Merry Maids in England continue to safely keep homes clean, hygienic and healthy in line with the most up to date guidance and regulations.

SCOTLAND: Merry Maids in Scotland continue to safely keep homes clean, hygienic and healthy in line with the most up to date guidance and regulations.

Please contact your local business for more information.

Take care and thank you for your continuing understanding and support.

The links below will take you to further national government advice:


We’re here to help keep your home clean and hygienic

We’re continuing to safely keep your home clean, hygienic and healthy

With restrictions easing throughout the UK, we would like to confirm that Merry Maids will continue with our Covid-safe working practices and enhanced cleaning procedures to ensure that we are playing our part in reducing the spread of the virus, and to continue to keep our customers and employees safe and healthy.

Our cleaning procedures have been modified and will be regularly reviewed to ensure that we continue to comply with up to date government and Health & Safety advice, particularly regarding personal protective equipment (PPE) and social distancing. We will explain all of these procedures prior to visiting you.

We will carry out extra cleaning and disinfecting with SaniMaster6 to high touch areas to keep your home clean and hygienic and leave behind our checklist so that you can see exactly what we have done for you.

Is your cleaning regime adequate to meet the required standards needed to reduce the risk of COVID-19 to yourself and the others living in your home?

Merry Maids can provide the essential cleaning and sanitisation services required to help to reduce the risk of COVID-19 within your home, to give you great peace of mind that you are doing everything that you can to keep your home clean and hygienic for you and your family.

Our experience is second to none

Merry Maids have been providing professional domestic cleaning services in the UK for over 30 years and service a wide range of customers, all with different requirements but one thing in common – the need for a clean and hygienic home. The main reason being, the reassurance that having their home cleaned by us ensures it is as safe as it can be.

We can work with you to:

  • Create a tailored cleaning schedule to ensure that your home is cleaned to a high standard and as often as required. This will include particular focus on frequent high touch points and the use of specialist disinfectant products
  • Help keep the home clean and help prevent transmission by touching contaminated surfaces
  • Share with you our best practices so that you can keep your home as clean and hygienic as possible in between our regular visits

Covid-19 Risk Assessments

We will also carry out our own COVID-19 risk assessment to assess any potential risk to our cleaning operatives.

SaniMaster 6 from ServiceMaster. Effective against enveloped viruses.

We understand that many of our customers are rightly concerned about removing, reducing or containing the threat of contamination.

Merry Maids are working with our existing, and new customers to help them meet more demanding cleaning and hygiene regimes.

During our cleaning processes we use SaniMaster 6. SaniMaster 6 is an appropriate and effective sanitising/decontamination product which is widely used within hospitals, food preparation areas, schools etc.

SaniMaster 6 is effective against enveloped viruses.

SaniMaster 6 – What you need to know

Emerging Pathogens – SaniMaster 6 does meet the Emerging Pathogen Standard, ServiceMaster cleaning products have been tested and meet this standard and are effective against previous Coronavirus strains.

Corovavirus Vs. COVID-19 – SaniMaster 6 has been tested and proven to be effective against previous strains of Coronavirus, COVID-19 is a specific strain of Coronavirus, ServiceMaster products are awaiting specific testing against COVID-19.

Usage – SaniMaster 6 is a multi-surface cleaner and can be used as an all-purpose cleaner and disinfectant as part of regular cleaning services. It is designed for use in facilities where controlling the risk of cross contamination is of great importance such as the home. It is effective in the presence of light organic soils and in hard water.

Effectiveness – SaniMaster 6 has been formulated to be effective against a broad spectrum of bacteria, viruses and fungi including C-MRSA. pH 8.5. Should be used together with a regular and detailed cleaning regime to reduce risk of cross contamination from surfaces.

It’s never been more important to ensure that your home is clean and hygienic.

Kind words indeed.

My husband arranged a clean for me while I was in hospital, what a pleasant surprise when I came home.

My cleaning angels.

A delightful group of workers. We really appreciate their thoughtfulness and pleasantness.

We feel reassured by the protocols you have in place.