Cleaning Windows

k9arleneApril 18, 2009

Have any of you noticed that when you clean the outside of your windows, a white, chalky substance comes off of the painted window mullions causing the glass to become smeared with it when you try to wipe it clean? Short of repainting the mullions, how do you deal with this? Thanks.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
annie1971

I honestly haven't noticed that happening. What are you using to clean your windows?

    Bookmark   April 18, 2009 at 5:47PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
k9arlene

Water and vinegar.

    Bookmark   April 18, 2009 at 9:28PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
mikie_gw

Wash the painted area's first with soap and water. Maybe you can wash the chalking off them first.

I've been washing outside windows quickly with a scotchbrite pad and anykind of soapy water.. then hose them off & dry with a miracle cloth.

    Bookmark   April 21, 2009 at 12:54AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
How often should I wash area rug?
We have a washable (in a large capacity laundromat...
Valerie Emmerich
Grout
An electric toothbrush and Listerine + clean grout....
jak4
Rescuing a non-stick frying pan with burnt on grease
Well, I let my frying pan with grease get too hot,...
junkyardgirl
Cleaning unsealed brick floors
Hi all: I just purchased a new-to-me home with unsealed...
AtomicJay007
help between these two spin mops
Which is better http://www.homehardware.ca/en/rec/index.htm/Indoor-Living/Home-Commercial-Cleaning/Floor-Care/Mops/Wet/Spinning-Mop-and-Bucket/_/N-2pqfZ67l/Ne-67n/Ntk-All_EN/R-I4540847?Ntt=spin+mop Or http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/pdp/for-living-spin-mop-and-bucket-0428442p.html#.VO5Y1DhOnHw...
wantboost
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™