According to the Association of Independant Inventory Clerks (AIIC), landlords and agents are increasingly faced with dirty properties at the end of the tenancy agreement, which has ledto cleaning being the commonest disagreement in cases brought in disputes and arise in around half the cases.

AIIC have put together the most common cleaning problems at check out...

* Stained and marked carpets
* Dirty ovens
* Heavy lime scale to kitchens and bathrooms
* Grease deposits in the kitchen
* Dirty windows

The answer is simple, if it was clean at check in then it needs to be clean at check out.