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post #1 of Old 02-19-2019, 06:37 AM Thread Starter
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Cleaning tips for shining windows

I am usually a restless person. I enjoy cleaning the home. My friends call me a clean freak. I love people calling me so. I used to clean my home almost every day to maintain it neatly. It's not because I love cleaning. I am doing this not only because of my passion, but I am also doing this for my family as well. I want to maintain a healthy environment at home. I want my family to stay healthy and disease free. Next month, I am going to see my mother who is ill. I can't imagine the condition of my house while I am away. As my wife is working, she won't able to look after the cleaning services. My kids will find all the possible ways to dirty the house. So I need to arrange somebody to take care of my house after I leave. So I searched and found out a maid cleaning service from Toronto.
Some of the tips I used to do for cleaning the windows and other parts which contain stains are:
1.using of boric powder and water
2.sodium carbonate with cotton
3.use of lime juice to make clean of the windows
I had gone through different online sites and magazines to find out different new methods.
Friends, if you have got any new ideas to share it with us.
Thank You!
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post #2 of Old 02-22-2019, 10:48 AM
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You sound like me. Restless and a bit OCD about cleaning. That is why I started my own cleaning service. I am sure you will find someone in your town.
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post #3 of Old 03-08-2019, 01:35 AM
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Damn! too much, but still it is all accepted if you can get a shiny window at the end.
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post #4 of Old 05-13-2019, 06:31 AM
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Non-toxic streak free window cleaning solution

I know what you mean. This is a non-toxic window cleaning solution that I use:


1 part rubbing alcohol or water
1 part white vinegar
3 drops dishwashing liquid (see Tips below)
Empty spray bottle
Squeegee, microfiber cloth, or newspapers

1. Combine ingredients in a spray bottle and shake gently to mix.

2. Fold a few sheets of newspaper together like a washcloth, or use a microfiber cloth.

3. Spray the glass then wipe.

4. When cleaning framed photos, spray the cloth rather than the glass.

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post #6 of Old 08-25-2020, 05:27 AM
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Thank you for these tips! I didn't know that windows can bring so many problems. Okay, I can clean them following your tips but they always break... I have to use windows repair services from this site really often and this is not okay
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I am agree with we should take care of that.
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