Plastic Scrapers

Metal scrapers have always been highly suspect for causing scratches. As a result, it has been occasionally suggested that the use of plastic scrapers would be a safer alternative. In an attempt to test this theory extensive testing on new clean tempered and annealed glass samples was done. These tests showed most tempered glass with…

Know Your Glass

In order to be able to properly clean windows in a construction environment, or to be able to manage those who do, one must know the basics about the glass fabrication process. For example, one should know the difference between tempered and annealed glass. Just as important is the ability to distinguish between high and…

Above the fortieth floor

The world above the fortieth floor is an almost silent one, isolated and exhilarating. Shortly after dawn one December morning, Bob Menzer rode the freight elevator to the forty-fifth floor of the Hearst Tower, on Eighth Avenue in Manhattan, and opened the door to the roof. The weather was clear and cold; five hundred feet…

Why hiring a professional

Everyone appreciates clean windows for enhancing the esthetics of a home. What most customers of a professional window cleaning service seldom realize is it also helps provide early warning of problems and might even save their lives some day. Below are five reasons that hiring a professional window cleaning service can help keep your windows…

Tips for Cleaning Windows

Windows, windows, windows, everywhere you look there are windows. Windows may appear to be clean but when the sun shines on them we get the true picture. Every little smudge, finger print or nose print shows. Window cleaning is a large task but can be simplified by using techniques and equipment made for doing windows.…

Take care of your windows

Cleaning your windows is a job that should optimally be done twice a year. But depending on the size of your home, cleaning all of your windows can end up becoming quite the production. While it’s possible to do it yourself, buying the right supplies alone can end up the same as the cost of…