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Best Window Cleaning Equipment to Clean Windows

Best Window Cleaning Equipment to Clean Windows

Window cleaning can be done by anyone, but very few can actually do it right. While almost every habitable room in modern society has windows of any shape or size, only a small percentage of cleaners have the right tools and materials for the job. Therefore, many window cleaning jobs leave smudges, stains or even dirt that was meant to be wiped away.

So what is the right equipment for all people to effectively clean your windows? There is no easy answer to this, as different types may require various equipment and care. Are you confused about the window cleaning equipment you need to get started? There are five common window cleaning equipment, which include. Washer, Squeegee, Bucket, Scraper and Extension Pole.

Washer or Scrubber

A washer is a tool you use to apply the chemical to the window. They are available in all different makes and sizes and you can buy sleeves and T-bars separately. Some sleeves have abrasive pads, some are general cotton and some are microfiber.

Squeegee

A squeegee is used to dry your window for a scratch-free, crystal finish. Rubber is the most important part of your squeegee. You want to maintain your squeegee blade sharp and keep it free from any cracks and nicks. The handles can be purchased separately from the rubber and channel and you want to make sure you have a swivel handle if you're going to work at heights.

Bucket

It may sound obvious, but you require a bucket for your window cleaning solution. You should also make sure that you have a bucket long enough for your washer. If you have a 50 cm washer but only a 40 cm bucket, this will not work.

Scraper

Your scraper is used to remove debris that has accumulated in the window, such as bird droppings or mud. The scraper has a very sharp razor blade that runs the length of the window and goes through what needs to be removed.

If the razor is flat-lying on the window, you won’t rub the glass. Utilizing a window scraper is vital for professional results because the dirt on the glass will nick you create streaks and squeegee rubber.

Extension Pole or a Waterfed Pole

The SimPole waterfed poles reaches 60ft high

The SimPole waterfed poles reaches 60ft high

If working in height, an extension pole is a piece of essential window cleaning equipment. In general, it is recommended to buy a waterfed pole a little longer than you think you will need because stretching it to the maximum length, you will lose some of your rigidity and strength. All squeegee handles and window cleaners are intended to be connected to an extension pole.

What is a waterfed window cleaning pole?  These poles are used by expert window cleaners and they do a fabulous job.  The concept is pretty simple.  There is a really long pole with a brush at the top of it.  The window cleaners use pure water. Pure water simply means water that has been filtered to the point that there is no dirt or particles in the water.  This water is shot up a small tube up to the brush.  The windows are scrubbed with the brush, then rinsed off with the pure water.  This is sort of like getting a spot-free rinse at the car wash.  If done properly, your windows will dry perfectly clear without any spots, or even squeegee marks left on them.

While these cleaning equipment and materials are effective, perhaps the most important aspect of the whole process is how to approach the window in question. It is extremely important to reach the required height with a ladder, scaffolding, belt or other devices to ensure safety and effectiveness. Window cleaning can be a simple and effective process when appropriately done. You must know what to do and which equipment to use to ensure you do it correctly.

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