The flowers, the warmth – few things are better than looking out your wood windows on a nice, warm day in Petoskey. And with a little spring-cleaning, those windows will shine, providing you great views and the great feeling of a clean home.
Whether they are wood windows or another material, no one wants streaky windows or dust bunnies around their windowsills. Keep in mind these few cleaning tips when you begin your spring-cleaning:
- While it seems better to clean
with the sun out, the sun could actually dry the cleaning solution
before the glass is properly cleaned, so use that cloudy day to get your cleaning
- Getting the best results means cleaning both the inside
and outside of your wood windows. It’s well worth the time when you see the
- Always clean from the top when washing your windows.
Doing so ensure the drips stay out of the area of your wood windows that
hasn’t been cleaned yet.
- Utilize an old towel or paper towel and lay it at
the bottom of the window to catch any drips to keep them from
settling on the frames.
- Once you have cleaned your windows, make sure you dry
the windowsills with a cloth. If any drips got through,
it will help shield the frame and finish of your wood
No matter if they are replacement
windows or windows original to your home, windows need some TLC. Whether it’s a simple damp cloth or touching up scratches, the staff at Pella Windows and Doors can help offer proper care techniques for whatever line of Pella® windows you may have. Drop in to the showroom in Petoskey today and check out which line of products are ideal for your windows. And who knows, you may learn a new cleaning method while you’re at it.