With the new year comes a number of possibilities. As such, most people see it as a great opportunity to develop new or better habits, ultimately improving their overall living experience. For homeowners, window replacement experts recommend cultivating good window maintenance habits this 2021. Don’t worry! You can do it!
Where to begin?
Follow a Regular Cleaning Schedule
Just keeping your windows clean will go a long way toward ensuring they stay beautiful and functional for the years to come. However, you will have to clean your windows regularly to get the full effect of this window maintenance habit. Fortunately, you don’t have to worry about being bogged down by a window cleaning schedule because you simply have to wash your windows at least twice in a year, as well as when it’s necessary.
When it comes to cleaning windows, abrasives are no-nos. If you are dealing with sticky residues or stubborn stains, identify the material you’re trying to remove first and then look for counteracting products you can use on it. Don’t use stiff brushes or scouring pads as they can scratch window replacement glass and frames.
Clean From the Inside
Thanks to advancements in window design, it’s now possible to clean the exterior surfaces of a window from the inside. Take advantage of tilt-in features in windows so you don’t have to worry about cleaning exterior window surfaces. Aside from being convenient, this also helps keep you safe, especially if you are cleaning windows on upper floors.
Are your windows too worse for wear? It’s time to get new ones then!
Renewal by Andersen® of Portland is your leading choice for quality replacement windows. Whatever your needs and preferences, you can count on us for the best products and services. To learn more about what we can do for you, simply give us a call at (503) 419-3960 or fill out our contact form. Talk to us today! We serve Portland and Salem, OR, as well the surrounding communities in Oregon.