Tools of the Trade – Scissor Lift

At Window Wipers it is important for us as professional Window Cleaners to use all the tools of the trade allowing us access to challenging areas of a building. The Scissor Lift is certainly one of the tools we consider as we prepare our work methodology. A Scissor Lift is a lifting platform made to

October 5th, 2020|

Tools of the Professional Window Cleaner – Squeegee and Mop (applicator)

The Squeegee The hand-held window squeegee is the basic tool for the professional window cleaner. This has a handle and a channel, the channel houses a thin rubber blade that  is used to remove the soapy  water from a glass surface. A soapy water solution acts as a lubricant and breaks up the dirt, then the squeegee is used

July 30th, 2020|

Tools of the Professional Window Cleaning Trade (Water Pole)

The commercial window cleaning industry over the last few years has been (surprise surprise) a very proactive and innovative industry. This week we talk about another tool of that professional window cleaners use. It is a tool that allows that us to clean a multi storey commercial or residential building from the ground. In the

July 22nd, 2020|

Make Sure Your Solar Panel Installer Isn’t Voiding Roof Top Anchor Points Safety Systems

We are seeing the use of solar panels in the commercial sector becoming more and more popular and rightly so as it’s highly beneficial for the environment. The problem we are seeing is the installation of the solar panels being positioned over the top, or very close to existing roof top safety systems; therefore, rendering

November 23rd, 2018|