Window Treatment can be a tough task not only demanding your time and effort but sometimes might lead to injury or smudged windows when not done properly. All your cleaning endeavors go waste by even a small mistake. And there are so many potential mistakes that you can make. Let us know them all here.
Not Removing dirt before the actual cleaning
Any debris or any other deposits that have accumulated need to be cleaned, it will save a lot of time and effort and also lesser wastage of cleaning products.
Start by removing any accumulated dirt or dust with a brush or a scrapper. If there are stubborn deposits, you might need to spray the cleaner to loosen them and clean.
Using Wrong materials can play havoc
Never use paper towels or newspapers to clean your windows. Instead, use lint based cloths. Paper towels may leave small fibers leaving people clueless if your windows were ever cleaned.
Newspapers contain a lot of toxins that can get all over your hands and may cause skin irritation. Some harsh chemicals are a no-no. There are many non-toxic solutions available in the market and you can also make a DIY solution. Take lukewarm water and add to it lemon juice, you’re ready to clean your windows.
Wrong weather conditions
When the sun is shining bright, you may think of cleaning the windows but this isn’t the right time. The bright sunlight will soon dry off the cleaner and there would be smudges all over.
When it’s a rain forecast, avoid cleaning windows. You’ll love to have clean windows for as long as possible. Until there’s no rain forecast wait to clean windows.
Many window treatments do not require deep cleaning, simple dusting and vacuuming can prevent dust and grime build up on your windows. Or an occasional dusting with a damp cloth or sponge might do the trick. However, when you are using water, you need to be careful not to oversaturate as water retention can lead to the growth of mold or warping and rotting.
Cleaning too many windows at one go
Washing windows is not an easy task. Doing them all in one go will burn out your energies before the job is done. Hire a professional Window Treatment service this will ensure your windows are cleaned with precision.
If you still want to go for DIY, start with one room window at a time. The next day you can continue with other rooms.
Ignoring safety risks
Safety is a huge concern. With no ladders and safety equipment cleaning windows is too risky. Hiring a professional Window Treatment service will eliminate the risks. Mistakes and the absence of necessary safety equipment lead to some injuries every year. Hiring a Window Treatment company can keep you safe.
It is also important to check for proof of insurance while hiring professional Window Treatment services.