Save money cleaning your windows by doing it less often.
When you clean your windows, clean the screens. Wet clean them with a hose
and brush, or run a dry paint roller over them. This will keep the windows
You can use ammonia to clean your windows, or a thrift
friendly alternative is the washing fluid designed for automobiles.
You can buy it in large containers, and it has the advantage of not leaving
The most frugal way to dry your windows is with a squeegee
made for washing windows. The next best thrift friendly alternative to dry
windows is with newspaper.
some more frugal window cleaning ideas.
- Never mix ammonia and
bleach as it will result in toxic fumes.
- Add a little vinegar and
baking soda to water for a good frugal cleaning mixture.
- Wash your screen when you
wash your windows and your windows will stay cleaner
- If washing windows is very
difficult for you, take advantage of service projects and fund
raisers and let
other people help you do it.