The flowers, the warmth – not many things are better than looking out your wood windows on a perfect, warm day in Charlotte. And with a little spring-cleaning, those windows will shine, leaving you great views and the great feeling of a clean home.
Whether they are wood windows or another type, no one enjoys 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 correctly cleaned, so use that cloudy day to get your cleaning
- Receiving 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 keeps your drips heading to your wood windows that
hasn’t been cleaned yet.
- Use 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 certain you dry
the windowsills with a cloth. If any drips made their way 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 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 Charlotte today and check out which line of products are best for your windows. And who knows, you may learn a new cleaning method while you’re at it.