Window cleaning is something you are never look forward to but it is necessary once in a while. The fact that you do not have to do every weekend should ease the pressure that comes with keeping a clean window. Depending on the prevailing weather conditions you will have to wash your window once or thrice every year.
Top window cleaning tips
- Make sure that you have the right tools for the job ahead. A cleaning solution that is mild is best for windows. The solution should not use too strong because it will damage the look of the window by taking away its shinny surface. Another tool on the list should be a sponge and a squeegee. If your home has high windows then you are better off including a stable ladder in your list of tools. A bucket, spray bottle and rug should also be present.
- A homemade solution of water, soap and vinegar on a 4:2:1ratio, respectively, can be used as a cleaning solution. Just apply on the windows via a spray bottle and wipe off with a squeegee. Though the widows will be clean. Sometimes it is never as clear as you want them to be. In this case you can use a cramped newspaper by gently rubbing it on the window to give it the shinny and clear look you so much desire.
- Abrasive solutions and cleaning materials are a no-no. These will definitely have you replacing your windows sooner than you had planned.
- For those tough you can spray the cleaning solution on the window, let it sit for a while then gently wipe it off. Do not scrub to avoid damaging the window and the overall look and shine.