Rainbow effect on windows

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Cleaning' started by paul1, Dec 8, 2015.

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  1. paul1

    paul1 Well-Known Member
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    HI guys

    any advice please on what the rainbow smeary effect is that is on some glass, had customer today with it after clean and a new one before clean where you could see it already ??

    what is this and why? does it go eventually as customer complaining?

    any tips advice appreciated as always, cheers guys

    Paul1
     
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  2. peter rogers

    peter rogers Grand Master
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    trad clean or wfp
     
  3. Solarpanelcleanington

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    Oil. Coming out of paint maybe?
     
  4. Tuffers

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    First clean?
     
  5. daveyboy

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    • Sounds like you have grease from somewhere..virosol on your brush to degrease it i reckon (unless it's a self cleaning conservatory as then it will always look **** anyway due to the weird useless coating)
     
  6. Hunty

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    I thought this was from trad being done in the direct sunlight as some chems (in washing up liquid) can react and leave a permanent rainbow effect?
     
  7. daveyboy

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    Chemicals in washing up liquid don't react in sunlight
    If you're getting smears tradding in sunlight then you are either not blading it off quick enough or you need to dilute it more
    Any smears from tradding in the sun can be washed off by going over it again
    Nothing permanent
     
  8. paul1

    paul1 Well-Known Member
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    2nd clean she never mentioned it even on first clean and other one was a brand new customer before id even done it?

    wfp
     
  9. daveyboy

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    You checked your brush for grease??
    May be worth washing your brush in soapy water and rinsing it well before using it next
     
  10. Fairy

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    Must be grease I assume, I've had it before, wiped it with a micro firmly, done it again and it seemed to be fine.
     
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