How to Clean Your Aluminium Windows.
Windows of a larger scale can bring in more light. Homeowners can upgrade uPVC and Timber window frames with Aluminium window frames. Aluminium window frames are much stronger and the frame is much thinner. Allowing aluminium windows to have larger pieces of glass to let more light in.
In order to keep aluminium windows looking their best, they require a cleaning every now and again. The approach for cleaning aluminium windows will depend on the type of aluminium frames you have.
How to Clean Powder Coated Aluminium Windows.
The great thing with Aluminium window frames is that they do not require repainting and maintenance like timber wooden frames. They are sprayed with a powdered coated paint which provides the window frame with a protective layer that can last up to a lifetime.
Aluminium windows can be cleaned effortlessly.All that is needed to clean an aluminium window frame is a soft microfibre cloth and some soapy warm water. The soap can help to remove grime and oil so that it can be easily wiped off. Do not use abrasive pads as you may risk damaging the powered coated surface on a aluminium window.
How to Clean Old Aluminium Windows.
Older types of aluminium windows may not have a glossy layer of paint to the frame. Therefore you may want to use a colour restorer. Be careful as these types of products may wear the paint down. Its best practice to be very careful near the edges of the aluminium frame.
If you have aluminium windows without paint. You have a few more options to choose from when it comes to cleaning. Using warm soapy water is best for maintenance cleaning. However, if you wish to remove stains and other bits of tough grime you can use a very fine piece of steel wool. Wipe down the areas with a clean cloth and dry.