Restroom Cleaning Checklist

Maintaining a clean restroom can be an overwhelming task. A dirty restroom experience can impact many types of businesses, especially in restaurants and other hospitality establishments. Use this restroom cleaning checklist to manage your restroom cleanup.


  • Inspect paper dispensers and dryers to ensure they’re in working order
  • Re-stock and fill soap, toilet paper and towel dispensers
  • Sweep floors with mop, making sure to clean around and behind toilets and other hard-to-reach areas
  • Wipe down sinks and counters
  • Clean and sanitize toilets, including handles
  • Disinfect and empty feminine hygiene dispensers and restock with new liners
  • Disinfect door handles and stall locks, both inside and out
  • Clean and shine mirrors
  • Check that all light bulbs are working


  • Wipe down stall doors and any hardware inside and out
  • Dust all surfaces, light fixtures and light bulbs
  • Where applicable, clean any windows
  • Check faucets, pipes and toilets for leaks
  • Inspect drains to ensure they remain clog-free


  • Wipe down walls to remove dust and particles that cling to surfaces
  • Deep clean floors and scrub any tile and grout
  • Clean baseboards, trim and tops of doors
  • Look up! Clean overhead fixtures such as ceiling fans, vents, lighting and sprinklers

A clean, well-maintained restroom promotes health & hygiene and reduces the spread of infection and disease. The importance of maintaining clean restrooms applies to more than hotels. For more details, talk to our professionals at  .