There are many reasons to consider hiring a professional for window cleaning in Glasgow. If you’re debating hiring a professional, read through these 4 considerations.

1. Safety

Safety is one of the key things to consider when it comes to window cleaning. There are many potential pitfalls that must be safely navigated. Firstly, any hard to reach or high up windows will need a ladder. Sometimes they’ll need ropes and harnesses. Don’t put yourself or a loved one at risk. Trained professionals will have all the right equipment to complete the job safely.

Next, some cleaning products contain harmful chemicals that must be handled carefully. The last thing you want is harmful chemicals sloshed onto your skin while climbing a ladder. Lastly, there’s the chance of the windows themselves breaking while they’re cleaned. Especially if you’re taking the glass out of its frame for a deeper clean. Once more, a professional has experience in avoiding these dangerous problems.

2. Time

Time is a simple consideration, but an important one. Your time is precious. Is it worth you spending your whole Saturday climbing up and down a slippery ladder to save a few quid? Especially when you take into account how much cleaning tools and supplies will cost? Why not spend your treasured weekends with your family. A trained, experienced professional will complete the job in no time.

3. Specialist Knowledge

A build up of dirt can reduce the lifespan of your windows. And, if left untreated, it can do irreversible damage. Also, some cleaning products can damage certain types of windows, such as stained glass. A trained professional with the right equipment will ensure your windows last. It’s also useful to have a professional check your windows often for problems. Their experience ensures they’ll notice things like wood rot or badly-fitting frames.

They’re also more likely to pick up on potential hazards. Sashes glued shut or damaged window frames may prevent you escaping in the event of a fire. Another consideration is insect infestations. In particular, wasps and ladybugs are well-known to build nests in the frames of windows. A professional will have the experience and equipment needed to handle these pests.

​4. Streak and Spot Free

A professional is able to do a much better job. Because they have the proper training, tools, and experience. A professional can make your windows as clean and clear as they should be. The two main problems window cleaners struggle with, are streaks and spots. It’s a terrible feeling when you stand back after a hard day scrubbing to see streaks. A professional will leave your windows gleaming without a streak in sight.

Spots are a far more difficult problem to deal with. They usually come from a fungus that shoots it’s spores everywhere. Proper equipment and cleaning supplies are needed to completely remove these spots. If they’re not completely removed, they can grow back. Let a professional take care of your window cleaning in Glasgow, leaving you with clear, gleaming windows.

 Do you need a professional service for window cleaning in Glasgow?

SPM is your experienced window cleaning service in Northern England and Scotland. We provide the highest in quality for a very competitive rate. Contact us or call us on 0845 475 1963 to request a free site survey and quotation.