Your office windows are eyes onto the outside world, letting in both light and sights. Of course, it’s important to keep those windows clean and shiny – dirty windows reduce light, give a poor first impression to visitors, and can make staff feel depressed. Clean windows also last longer – hard water and corrosive materials will degrade glass over time. Research also shows that offices that have clean windows have happier, more productive staff. Here are some professional window cleaning tips:
- Forget the newspaper: Using wads of newspaper and soap won’t make your windows as clean as you think – this will just move the dirt around. Also, this is a messy way to clean windows – lots of bits of paper and lots of effort for little return. Rather use a squeegeeand products that have been designed for window cleaning. They’ll get the job done with less fuss and your windows will be cleaner overall.
- Wash, wipe, dry: Using the long strip of the squeegee, wash and wipe the windows using clean water and the right cleaning products. Avoid too much soap as suds will leave a film on the glass. The best way to clean a window? Start at the top left, pull the squeegee over the soapy pane in a reverse-S pattern (left-handers would do the opposite). At the end of each stroke, wipe the squeegee’s blade with a clean cloth. Once clean, wipe the window dry to avoid drips and streaks.
- Clean windows regularly: Leaving this cleaning job for too long will just make it harder in the long run. Like the rest of your office, windows needs to be cleaned regularly – put them on the cleaning schedule .Better yet, hire a professional window cleaning company that will make sure your windows are spotless.
- Take care: Cleaning windows can be a time-consuming and hazardous task, especially if your office windows are an awkward shape, difficult to reach, or high. It is important to take safety measures when cleaning windows to avoid any accidents or mishaps.
Better yet, save yourself the hassle and hire a professional cleaning company. A professional operation like Superclean’s Superspecialized will have all the right tools and equipment necessary to ensure your windows are sparkly clean in no time!