Window washing is a tiring job; as a result, you want to ensure you do it right the first time. This article will discuss some useful tips you can follow to avoid redoing your window washing chore. On the day you decide to wash your windows, it must be a cloudy, dry day. Washing your windows when it is sunny, there’s every possibility that the window cleaner will dry on the windows and leave streaks that are hard to remove. Start washing your windows on the side of the house where there’s shade in case the weather if not favorable.
Start by removing the dust and dirt first. With a brush or a vacuum machine’s dusting component to sweep off any dirt on the windows before you wash them. Removing dirt from the windows is necessary so that the dirt on them does not turn and become mud when it is mixed with the window cleaner or water. If you notice any grime on your window screen, you should remove them, wash them using sudsy hot water and a soft brush, rinse it well and put it back. When washing your windows you should also dust your blinds and shades which can be done by opening the slats and washing each of them with a wet cloth and then drying them with a dry cloth or by using a microfiber duster. Your curtains can also be refreshed by being aired for 15 minutes and rehang so after to prevent wrinkling.
Wash your windows with the best window cleaners. If your windows are very dirty you should use a lot of window cleaner so that the dirt can be washed away completely. If you don’t use the cleaner generously you will be left with streaks on the windows.
There are people who like using newspaper to dry their window panes, however using a microfiber cloth is advisable. It is advisable to use microfiber cloths because they are easy to use, super absorbent and washable and do not leave windows with any streaks but give the windows a shiny finish. If you choose to dry your windows after washing them using paper towels use a brand that is capable because poor paper towels will leave lint. When washing your windows do not use the squeegee. Using the squeegee leaves the floor messy and wet because the water goes to the floor. But in case you are washing big windows, the squeegee is very important. Finally, windows should be washed at least twice a year.