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Spring Cleaning: Prepping your Lafayette, IN Wood Windows for the Best View

Spring Cleaning: Prepping your Lafayette, IN Wood Windows for the Best View

The flowers, the warmth – few things are better than looking out your wood windows on a nice, warm day in Lafayette. And with a small amount of spring-cleaning, those windows will sparkle, leaving you great views and the great feeling of a clean home.

Whether they are wood windows or another type, no one enjoys streaky windows or dust bunnies around their windowsills. Keep in mind these few cleaning tips when you start your spring-cleaning:

  • While it’s more enjoyable to clean with the sun out, the sun could actually dry the cleaning solution before the glass is appropriately cleaned, so use that cloudy day to get your cleaning completed.
  • Receiving the best results means cleaning both the inside and outside of your wood windows. It’s well worth the time when you see the results.
  • Always begin at the top when washing your windows. Doing so keeps your drips heading to your wood windows that hasn’t been cleaned yet.
  • Take an old towel or paper towel and lay it at the bottom of the window to collect any drips to keep them from settling on the frames.
  • Once you have cleaned your windows, ensure you dry the windowsills with a cloth. If any drips made their way through, it will help guard the frame and finish of your wood windows.

No matter if they are replacement windows or windows original to your home, windows need a little TLC. Whether it’s a simple damp cloth or touching up scratches, the staff at McComb Window & Door can help show proper care techniques for whatever line of Pella® windows you may have. Stop by the showroom in Lafayette today and check out which line of products are best for your windows. And who knows, you may learn a new cleaning method while you’re at it.

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