'Expo's and Trade Shows have all sorts of products lined up for window cleaning. There are squeegees, magnetic cleaners, sponges, different kinds of liquid cleaners and extensible ladders for cleaning long windows of large buildings. In particular, the magnetic window cleaner is an amazing tool.
It is a real wonder and cleans the window glass on both sides and this is done simultaneously. Soap and water are sprayed on the glass and the cleaner gets to work. As you clean on one side, there is an attachment to the window cleaning equipment on the other side which also goes up and down as you clean this side of the window. Both sides are thus cleaned at the same time without having to do double the amount of work. The windows are also dry on both sides and your work is complete.
Then there is this one foot long pole squeegee. It has a pole or handle on one side and a flat sponge or rubber on the other side. Soap solution is spread on the surface and the squeegee is used. The pressure exerted on the surface with the help of the squeegee helps to dispel all the dirt. Your windows can be made streak free and devoid of dirt, besides not using paper towels. This little tool is available on order and can be shipped in a week's time.
The most popular window cleaning solutions used are windex or something similar, ammonia and vinegar. Today's windows are far easier to clean and upkeep. Some windows can even be cleaned on the outside while staying indoors. This is with the help of a new manufacturing method which was introduced in the '90's. When the window is of the traditional type, it is only logical that you the window from the top of both the back and front and then the bottom back and front. If the windows have screens, it is advisable to remove the screens in the first place.
The windows are sometimes of the vertical roll out type. You must remove the screens first before beginning to clean the window. The handle can be used to roll the window open as far as possible. The window can be cleaned on the outside by stretching the hand through the space between the wall and the window. After closing, the inside of the window can be cleaned. When the windows are larger, it is necessary to go out and clean the windows from the outside. When the building is a high-rise one, a window cleaning service may be required and they do the job with ladders and professional window cleaners. Always opt for someone recommended by friends or neighbours. You do not want someone who may not be straight, working in your house. You are also likely to lose your privacy for a short time when the window cleaning process is on. No one is likely to recommend an inefficient window cleaner. You also have the option of hiring online.