The flowers, the warmth – only a couple of things are better than looking out your wood windows on a sunny, warm day in Indianapolis. And with a bit of spring-cleaning, those windows will sparkle, providing you great views and the great feeling of a clean home.
Whether they are wood windows or something else, no one wants streaky windows or dust bunnies around their windowsills. Keep in mind a couple cleaning tips when you begin your spring-cleaning:
- While it’s nicer to clean
with the sun out, the sun could actually dry the cleaning solution
before the glass is properly cleaned, so take
advantage of the 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 start 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.
- Use an old towel or paper towel and put 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 slipped 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 team at McComb Window & Door can help offer proper care techniques for whatever line of Pella® windows you may have. Stop by the showroom in Indianapolis 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.