Category: Window Washing
Washing washing is not always as simple as it looks. To solve this problem for homeowners and building owners window washing companies are available to wash windows that the owner does not want to bother with. Window Washing Long Island
Window washers are trained on how to remove hard water spots, the proper way to remove screens, use ladders correctly and choose the proper chemicals. Also, how to clean up after themselves, although, this should just be common sense.
You want to hire a company that respects your belongings and pays attention to your requirements. For instance, it would be most considerate if the workers removed their shoes while inside the home. Some may put shoe liners on which is fine to do in most circumstances. You won’t want them to spill water on your floor or your furniture.
A fully trained window washer should understand how to properly wash windows so the end result is clean windows without streaks and messes on the window sill and the floor. They should carefully clean up after themselves and not leave dirt on the window or puddles of water and chemicals on any surface. Feel free to go behind them and make sure they have dried up the window sill and that the windows are streak free, clean and that the screens have been replaced properly.
If the window washers remove screens, they should do so with utmost care as to prevent bending the frame of the screen. They also need to replace the screens properly. It’s important that the use correct tools so that no scratches or marks are left behind. Make sure they replace the screens without bending the frames. It would even be a good practice to look at all your screens first and make notes of which ones are already damaged so that after the window cleaner is finished and you check their work you will already know which ones were damaged before they began working so as to not blame them improperly.
Window screens and window tracts are treated differently by each window washing company. You will want to ask if the price they quoted includes the screens and window tracks as well as the windows or if the quote reflects washing the windows only. You cannot assume the tracks and screens are included in the quote unless the window washer explicitly states that they are. It would be frustrating to come home to clean windows and dirty screens.
Window washers may need to use ladders outside the home. Make sure they do so properly and that they have proper ladder training. It’s important that they put rubber boots on the end of the ladder so as to not leave scratch marks on the side of your home.