January 29, 2019
Learn how to clean windows, facades and mirrors
If you have glass at home and want to leave it always shining ... Learn how to clean glasses, facades and mirrors with us!
The glass is currently up. Today it is scattered around the house: windows, doors, tables, boxes, and even the stoves won versions with glass table.
This tendency requires special attention in the care with the maintenance so that they do not present / display appearance of carelessness.
Unfortunately, there is no magic to keep them always clean.
The secret of spotless cleaning is actually the way you clean it and use the right products in the right amount.
Thinking through this, we separate some infallible techniques when cleaning glass, facades and mirrors.
Tips for cleaning windows, facades and mirrors
When cleaning, glass, facades and mirrors that seems to be something extremely simple ... Care must be taken!
But cleaning the glass box or glass in general may seem easy, since most are smooth and do not accumulate as much dirt as other porous materials.
However, you need to be aware of the application of certain cleaning products in glass, mirrors or boxes since some have metals in their composition and can oxidize if not cleaned correctly.
Because it is a delicate product, the use of certain substances and improper cleaning techniques can scratch and damage the glass.
It is worth noting that in addition to the following tips, there are specialized glass cleaning companies (especially facades) and specific equipment and products for the cleaning of glass manufactured for this purpose in the market.
Clean windows, facades and mirrors with products at home
If you love these recipes we can apply with what we have in our homes ... So, see below:
Water and Soap Neutral - Generally using water, soap and a soft lint-free cloth (perfex for example) is enough for most stains. But it is important to dry thoroughly after cleaning the windows.
White vinegar (no excess) - If the stain persists use a soft sponge (do not use the thick side) soaked in white vinegar. After removing the stain use the tip above (water and soap) and dry thoroughly.
The right paper - Quality paper towel and micro-fiber cloths are very useful in cleaning. Always have them ready for drying after cleaning glass.
No cotton swabs - This is a common mistake - to use cotton towels to clean windows, facades and mirrors. The result could be no other: lint scattered all over the glass.
The myth of the old newspaper - Many use old newspaper in cleaning glass doors. Even some hotels, for many years, used this technique. Although it does serve in the cleaning (due to the chemistry existing in the ink of the newspaper) that dirty your hands and can dirty the place where the cleaning is being done.
Hot water for grease - If the stain is greasy, hot water with neutral soap gives the message. If you are cleaning large windows and glass using squeegee, be sure to do the job fast. Wash and dry to have a good workmanship.
Homemade recipe to clean glasses, facades and mirrors
This recipe helps to take away those uncomfortable spots, especially, appear on the glass of the bathroom stall.
1 liter of warm water
2 tablespoons baking soda
1 tablespoon of laundry soap
1 tablespoon white vinegar
1 tablespoon of alcohol - 30% or 70%
You should use this still warm mixture and dip the sponge or cloth.
With the soft side make circular movements throughout the glass of your blindex box. After spreading this solution across the glass, wait 10 minutes.
Rinse well to remove the solution that has come in contact with the glass from your bathroom stall and dry with a soft, lint-free cloth.
When you notice that it is very dry use some "furniture polish" on a cloth.
This will create a protective layer across the glass.
As you can see, there are many tips when it comes to putting your hand in the dough and doing the cleaning of windows, facades and mirrors at home.
But it is necessary the total care and of course, to know if the product has quality to avoid unpleasant situations.
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