The flowers, the warmth – few things are better than looking out your wood windows on a perfect, warm day in Albany. And with a small amount of spring-cleaning, those windows will sparkle, leaving you great views and the great feeling of a clean home.
Whether they are wood windows or another material, no one likes streaky windows or dust bunnies around their windowsills. Keep in mind a couple cleaning tips when you start your spring-cleaning:
- While it’s more enjoyable to clean
with the sun out, the sun may actually dry the cleaning solution
before the glass is appropriately cleaned, so use that cloudy day to get your cleaning
- Having 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 begin at the top when washing your windows.
Doing so makes
sure the excess drips don’t head to the part of your wood windows that
hasn’t been cleaned yet.
- Take an old towel or paper towel and lay it at
the bottom of the window to catch any drips to keep them from
puddling on the frames.
- Once you have cleaned your windows, make certain 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 a bit of TLC. Whether it’s a simple damp cloth or touching up scratches, the staff at Pella Windows and Doors can help provide proper care techniques for whatever line of Pella® windows you may have. Drive by the showroom in Albany today and check out which products are right for your windows. And who knows, you may learn a new cleaning method while you’re at it.