The flowers, the warmth – few things are better than looking out your wood windows on a perfect, warm day in El Paso. And with a small amount of spring-cleaning, those windows will shimmer, 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 a few of these cleaning tips when you kickoff 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
- 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 begin at 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.
- Use an old towel or paper towel and lay it at
the bottom of the window to collect any drips to keep them from
getting 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 protect 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 Southwest can help show proper care techniques for whatever line of Pella® windows you may have. Stop by the showroom in El Paso 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.