The Sims 4 is a life simulation video game in which players can shape the lives of the game’s characters, known as Sims, and their surroundings. They can take their Sims to parties, meet their basic needs, have them participate in different hobbies and activities, and all that.
That said, the daily hustle and bustle of a Sim’s life can often leave their home in chaos. Sims have a hectic routine, with careers, relationships, and personal aspirations, and have very little time to manage their household tasks effectively. That’s where the maids come into play. If their Sims have jobs, players can hire a maid to take care of household chores. Read the following guide to learn how to hire a maid in The Sims 4.
How to hire a maid in The Sims 4
Have a full-time job in The Sims 4 It often means working eight hours a day. With such a hectic schedule, it can be quite tiring for Sims to clean their house and do all the household chores themselves. Hiring a maid frees Sims from the endless cycle of household chores and allows them to focus on their careers and pursue their dreams. The maid can clean the house, take out the trash, and do laundry, ensuring Sims’ home is kept in tip-top condition.
Children cannot hire a maid in The Sims 4. This option is only available to young and older adults.
To hire a maid, go to the phone and click on the ‘Home’ icon. Now select the “Hire a Service” option followed by the “Cleaning Service” option. The next screen will present Simmers with service options. They can decide between a one-time cleaning or regular cleaning services. If they opt for regular service, the maid will visit her house daily to maintain cleanliness. Upon selecting the desired option, players will receive a confirmation message in the upper right corner of the screen, which will also display the scheduled time for the maid’s arrival.
Although hiring a maid seems like a good idea, it is important to keep in mind that they can sometimes be unreliable. So don’t be surprised if the house is still a mess after the maid leaves. Thats not all; Maids can also steal items if Sims are not watching them.
Remember that Sims must pay the maid once they are done with their work. When the maid finishes her job, players will receive a notification about her salary.
The Sims 4 It is now available for PC, PS4 and Xbox One.