Author: My Window Washing

  • Don’t Let Your Clogged Gutters Freeze This Winter

    Don’t Let Your Clogged Gutters Freeze This Winter

    Chicago’s clogged gutters can lead to a variety of problems. The most common issue is when debris falls and clogs your rain gutters, causing water to back up and overflow on the ground. This can cause damage to your foundation and wood floors. Worse, it gives pests like rats and mice a place to live […]

  • How to Clean Your Windows Like A Pro?

    How to Clean Your Windows Like A Pro?

    When it comes to outside window washing, people find themselves overwhelmed before even starting. We often don’t want to spend much money on a deep window cleaning. But with the right techniques and quality equipment, you can clean your windows like an expert. What is the best way to clean outside windows? Window cleaning is […]

  • Professional vs DIY Power Washing

    Professional vs DIY Power Washing

    Power washing has quickly become one of the preferred methods of cleaning a variety of surfaces in both residential, commercial, and business locations. Having your house or business power-washed can do wonders for your structure. Today, we would like to compare professional and DIY power washing and see what benefits or inconveniences each method brings. […]

  • Why Gutter And Downspout Cleaning?

    Why Gutter And Downspout Cleaning?

    Regular gutter and downspout cleaning are essential for your home maintenance. The weather can greatly affect the condition and, therefore, the functioning of your gutters. They protect your home from the weather conditions like rain, snow, ice, leaves, sticks, and other debris. Clogged gutters and downspouts can lead to basement leaks/flooding and extensive wood repairs […]

  • 5 Reasons Why Window Cleaning and Maintenance Are Important

    5 Reasons Why Window Cleaning and Maintenance Are Important

    Part of the appeal of windows is the ability to see through them. That may seem obvious, but have you ever noticed how much more you can see from a big window? Even when you’re not looking out of it, the window lets in light. This can enhance the appearance of the room. And this […]

  • 6 Benefits of Pressure Washing for Your House Siding

    6 Benefits of Pressure Washing for Your House Siding

    Your house is one of the most important assets you’ll ever own. It’s where you’ll bring up your family and make memories that will last a lifetime. It’s also a significant financial investment, and so you need to make sure you look after it properly. Pressure washing your home’s siding is a great way to […]

  • Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

    Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

    Spring can be an overwhelming time for homeowners because of all the home maintenance chores you didn’t have time to finish in the fall or couldn’t do in the winter weather.  There are always things to be done around the house year-round, but spring cleaning tasks are crucial, as putting off even one of these […]

  • Window Washing: How to Clean Windows the Right Way

    Window Washing: How to Clean Windows the Right Way

    Window cleaning can be a hassle, but it’s essential to keep your windows clean so that you can see clearly out of them. Clean windows will improve your home’s curb appeal and will lift your mood. It will make your house look cleaner and brighter too. Considering all the benefits of clean windows, should you […]

  • 6 Important Home Maintenance Projects For Winter

    6 Important Home Maintenance Projects For Winter

    Your home is your sanctuary, your safe space. Keeping it that way takes maintenance and attention, especially in the harsh weather of the winter months. The following six winter home maintenance suggestions will keep your home from becoming derelict this season. Proper maintenance will greatly help preserve the value of your home while protecting the quality […]

  • Why Should You Keep Your Gutters in Ship Shape and Why Regular Gutter Cleaning is so Important?

    Why Should You Keep Your Gutters in Ship Shape and Why Regular Gutter Cleaning is so Important?

    Cleaning your home’s gutter systems is a task that can easily be an “out of sight, out of mind” scenario. However, regular gutter cleaning is a crucial aspect of keeping your home in good condition. Gutters protect your home from water damage in so many ways.  Clogged gutters can cause more damage than you may […]

  • Home Maintenance to Focus On to Get Your House Ready for Fall

    Home Maintenance to Focus On to Get Your House Ready for Fall

    As a homeowner, especially in the first couple of years, you may find that you have a lot more on your plate, maintenance-wise, than you ever had as a renter. What’s more is that, after a few years, you may be noticing that any fall maintenance you forgot about or delayed is now more pressing […]

  • Fall Gutter Cleaning Guide: Why It’s Important and How To Do It

    Fall Gutter Cleaning Guide: Why It’s Important and How To Do It

    Gutter cleaning is an unsung hero that’s crucial to keeping your property in good condition all year long. Rain gutters help protect your house from serious water damage, but if they’re not cleared out and leaves build up in the fall, they’re more likely to damage your home than preserve it. You may even have […]