Old wooden sash windows

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Cleaning' started by bright n klear, May 4, 2015.

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  1. bright n klear

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    as I've never done wooden sash windows before, I thought I'd better get some advice before just plowing ahead.
     
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  2. rafawindowcleaning

    rafawindowcleaning Well-Known Member
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    If the paint is old and flaky i tend to leave the frames well alone and clean glass only on those as you can do more damage than good.
     
  3. bright n klear

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    Should I set the pump to a lower pressure or keep to same pressure as when doing upvc?
     
  4. Andy

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    i leave mine the same all the customers that have them on my round no they are going to leak a bit. iv not done any house that has sash windows where they dont have a small leak at least somewhere on the way round.
     
  5. Andy

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    i have a varistream digital controller and i run mine on 3
     
  6. Tuffers

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    Keep an eye on the bottom sash window as there can be a gap between the glass and frame. In that gap can be dust and mixed with pure makes a mess of the window, like swirly mess. Go back and check them before driving off.
     
  7. tench0771

    tench0771 Grand Master
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    wood sash can b a pig with wfp even if u use a additive in ur water some r fine but most r apain its allmost inpossable to get no spotting if the paint has gone powery or is flaky
     
  8. bright n klear

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    Paint is both flaky and rotten in places on the second storey windows
     
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