Happy Earth Cleaning Services

Cleaning Products & Tools

Happy Earth Cleaning employs and trains professional cleaners to utilize only non-toxic products and reusable tools. All our materials are 100% eco-friendly, fragrance-free, and safe for people and pets of all shapes and sizes.

Our green cleaning and janitorial services have long featured important sanitizing products like SAL SUDS and hydrogen peroxide, which have recently proven to be effective against Coronavirus.

Cleaning Tasks: Basics vs. Extras

Basics = Tasks your cleaning team completes automatically every visit, unless you request otherwise.

Extras = Deeper cleaning tasks we complete by request; add them à la carte to any appointment.

Whole House or Office



  • Sanitize surfaces

  • Vacuum furniture, if you have pets

  • Wash mirrors

  • Sanitize door handles

  • Sanitize light switches and switch plates

  • Vacuum rugs, carpet and hardwood floors

  • Mop hard floors

  • Staging (includes making beds)



  • Vacuum vents

  • Vacuum furniture, if you don't have pets

  • Vacuum/dust baseboards

  • Wash baseboards

  • High dust*

  • Dust ceiling fan*

  • Wash doors and frames

  • Wash window frames, sills and tracks

  • Sweep garage floor*

  • Grout cleaning on floors

  • Spot clean windows

  • Wash light fixtures, if possible

  • Vacuum cat towers and pet furniture

  • Dust wood blinds

  • Dust walls and wainscoting

  • Dust and wash radiators

  • Recycling and trash removal from all easily accessible wastebaskets

  • Leave clean sheets out for bed turnover


Items marked with * require advance notice as special tools and equipment are needed



  • Sanitize shower/tub enclosure

  • Sanitize toilet, base, and any exposed plumbing

  • Sanitize all exposed surfaces

  • Sanitize countertop or vanity

  • Sanitize sink and backsplash

  • Clean mirror

  • Sanitize TP holder, towel racks and plumbing fixtures

  • Sanitize door handles

  • Sanitize light switches and switch plates

  • Vacuum floors and mats

  • Hand wash floors


  • Wall tile grout scrubbing

  • Floor tile grout scrubbing

  • Clean inside of empty medicine cabinet, all items must be removed

  • Other "Whole House Extras"

Things We Don't Clean

  • Laundry

  • Oven interiors

  • Exterior windows

  • Metal Venetian blinds

  • Animal or human waste

  • Diaper Genies

  • Cat litter boxes

  • Carpet (we vacuum only)

  • Insect-infested locations

  • Home organizing




  • Spot clean cabinet fronts

  • Deep scrub stove top, polish front

  • Deep scrub sink

  • Sanitize water fixtures

  • Clean inside and outside of microwave

  • Sanitize all counter tops

  • Sanitize other surfaces

  • Wash backsplash by stove top and sink.

  • Wipe clean all appliances

  • Wash outside of accessible trash cans

  • Sanitize door handles

  • Sanitize light switches and switch plates

  • Vacuum floors, mats, and rugs

  • Mop hard floors




  • Clean inside of refrigerator and freezer, must be unplugged

  • Polish stainless steel appliances

  • Wash cabinet fronts

  • Vacuum and clean cabinet interiors

  • Floor tile grout cleaning

  • Empty toaster tray

  • Other "Whole House Extras"

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Office Janitorial Services

Many commercial clients find the relevant Basics listed above to be sufficient for one-time or ongoing cleaning of offices, common spaces, public bathrooms, break rooms, and kitchenettes. Additionally, our teams can:

Take out trash and recycling

Replenish select supplies

Recommend repairs or other maintenance

Cleaning Appointments

We perform one-time and ongoing cleaning appointments for domestic and commercial spaces during weekday hours from 9am - 5pm. In the name of work/life balance, we never clean during weekends, evenings, overnights, federal holidays or snow days. Our eco-friendly residential cleaning and office janitor services feature natural sanitizing products which are effective against COVID-19 (and also anti-bacterial).

On a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis. Cleaning plans built to match your unique home needs. Includes basics in all areas, plus necessary and preferred extras as you choose.

On a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis. Cleaning plans built for your office janitorial needs. Includes basics in all areas, plus necessary and preferred extras as you choose.

For apartment complexes, duplexes and offices, we clean public spaces like hallways, stairwells and bathrooms. Our basics are often enough for common areas.

Move-out or move-in cleans, Spring cleans, event cleans: We make one-time appointments easy! Includes basics and often many extras in all areas. For homes and offices.

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We love pets!

Happy Earth Cleaning Co-op is a Minnesota-based cleaning and janitor service specializing in personalized, eco-friendly cleaning for homes and offices in Minneapolis, St. Paul, and surrounding communities.


We understand that you and your domestic (or commercial) needs are unique. Send us details and we can build a customized cleaning plan specifically for your home or office, from remote. Our responsive communication and professional cleaning teams ensure your satisfaction after each and every appointment, whether it's one visit or 100.


Fill out our Service Request Form to begin the process of building your personalized Happy Earth Cleaning plan.


Our cleaning teams focus on all of the Basics listed above, while completing Extras as time permits. Happy Earth Cleaning Cooperative loves pets and uses 100% non-toxic, green cleaning products which are safe for every living thing. Our favorite sanitizing products SAL SUDS and hydrogen peroxide have recently proven effective against COVID19.

We're Minnesota's first and only employee-owned cleaning cooperative, bringing democracy to an industry known for low-quality employment practices. We're a small band of eco-warriors trying to make a decent living.


Contact us today to make a green impact in your business, in your home, and in our environment.

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1822 Como Ave SE

Minneapolis, MN 55414

(612) 516-7112

Hours: 9AM - 5PM, M - F


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We are the only green cleaning cooperative in Minnesota.

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