The flowers, the warmth – not many things are better than looking out your wood windows on a sunny, warm day in St. Paul. And with a bit of spring-cleaning, those windows will sparkle, giving you great views and the great feeling of a clean home.
Whether they are wood windows or another type, no one likes 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 may actually dry the cleaning solution
before the glass is appropriately cleaned, so take
advantage of the 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 keeps your drips heading to your wood windows that
hasn’t been cleaned yet.
- Utilize an old towel or paper towel and put it at
the bottom of the window to gather 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 slipped through,
it will help guard the frame and finish of your wood
No matter if they are replacement
windows or windows original to your home, windows need a little TLC. Whether it’s a simple damp cloth or touching up scratches, the pros at Pella Windows and Doors can help show proper care techniques for whatever line of Pella® windows you may have. Stop by the showroom in St. Paul today and check out which products are best for your windows. And who knows, you may learn a new cleaning method while you’re at it.