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Spring Cleaning: Prepping your Binghamton, NY Wood Windows for the Best View

Spring Cleaning: Prepping your Binghamton, NY Wood Windows for the Best View

The flowers, the warmth – only a couple of things are better than looking out your wood windows on a sunny, warm day in Binghamton. And with a bit of spring-cleaning, those windows will shine, providing you great views and the great feeling of a clean home.

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

  • While it’s nicer to clean with the sun out, the sun could actually dry the cleaning solution before the glass is properly cleaned, so take advantage of the cloudy day to get your cleaning done.
  • Receiving the best results means cleaning both the inside and outside of your wood windows. It’s well worth the time when you see how good it will look.
  • Always clean from the top when washing your windows. Doing so keeps your drips heading to your wood windows that hasn’t been cleaned yet.
  • Utilize an old towel or paper towel and put it at the bottom of the window to catch any drips to keep them from getting on the frames.
  • Once you have cleaned your windows, make sure you dry the windowsills with a cloth. If any drips got 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 bit of TLC. Whether it’s a simple damp cloth or touching up scratches, the team at Pella Windows and Doors can help offer proper care techniques for whatever line of Pella® windows you may have. Drop in to the showroom in Binghamton today and check out which 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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