Posts Tagged ‘Windows’

Cleaning Interior Windows, Sills, Frames, and Muntins

Hello Home Ec 101, I love and desperately need your site! Thank you! Adulting IS hard. I didn’t see anything in the windows section about how to clean the window muntin (mine appear to be painted with a non-slick paint) or the window frames (mine appear to be painted with some kind of slick paint).…

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Windows: A Home-Ec 101 Guide

We might wish we could say, “I don’t do windows,” but we don’t have that privilege if we want to keep our house looking nice and our view unobstructed. It can be a rewarding job to shine the glass, wash the blinds, and let the sunshine in. Following are some articles full of tips about cleaning…

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How to Clean Window Sills

Dear Home-Ec 101, I bought a lovely old home with large windows, but I am at a loss over my window sills.  How on earth do you keep window sills clean?  I leave my windows open as much as possible, and while I dust them regularly with a feather duster or cloth, there are lots of…

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Window Washing: 201 The Extra Grimy Ones

Dear Home-Ec 101: We just moved into an older house and I don’t think anyone has cleaned the windows in years. We had it pressure washed and used Windex but the windows still look covered in grime. Are there any other solutions I can use that will get off the tough dirt. Signed, Let The…

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Now’s The Time To Wash Your Windows

Ivy says: My mom always said there’s something very spiritual about washing your windows. Her theory on this is that the windows are the eyes of your home and by washing the windows, you’re opening up those eyes to let the sun shine in. It’s a newish year, and if you’re an American, we have…

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