Window Cleaaning off a pole

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Window Cleaning' started by MandMR, Mar 8, 2012.

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  1. MandMR

    MandMR Guest

    Right so i work as a window cleaner during the week and work some weekend with my mate doing our own work while i get my licence but he cant work again this weekend and obviously with no licence i have no vechile and i was just wondering if there is any decent pole and squegee for the pole that will do an acceptable job so i can go out on me own as the work is to far to carry a ladder ?
  2. chip

    chip Guru

    Jan 16, 2012
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    wagtails are highly regarded and you can put them on a pole, as you can a basic squeegie, but i've heard it's easier to use a wagtail, though i don't have one
  3. jambo113

    jambo113 Guest

    wagtails are ok for shop windows, but for the 1st floor house windows ther difficult to master you will need an angle adapter as you can struggle to at the bottom of the window because the sill gets in the way you will also need to modyfy it by putting on a detailing attachment made out of a wire coat hanger or something, and also if you get the whirlwind one i find it easier to put the wash pad at the top when using it on a pole, hope this helps
  4. Paul

    Paul Guest

    Is there a method to doing high windows with a pole, I could imagine fanning being a no go
  5. mr shine

    mr shine Guru

    Dec 9, 2011
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    i use an unger vice versa on some jobs its ok but took a lot of use to get the hang of it i have a wagtail but i havent mastered it yet i think pole work is a skill that takes plenty of practice theres some great videos on youtube that should help look out for a guy called wagga hes brilliant with the wagtail
  6. James

    James Guru

    Nov 2, 2011
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    I can't do pole work at all :( I used a wagtail and it was ok I guess.
  7. Posh

    Posh Hero

    Jan 8, 2012
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    I struggle with pole work to mate. Ok if I tell the custy yeah can do it but it a only be 75./. And if there happy with that so be it.