The chief motivation for WeatherGard’s commitment to producing stronger, heavier, commercial grade residential replacement windows is a desire to offer a product that lasts like a window should. There’s a sharp contrast between this approach, and that of our competitors, who sell temporary, disposable replacements. Our window isn’t meant to be replaced, it’s designed to be maintained. Here’s how:
If you have questions not addressed by the instructions below, please contact us. We rejoice at every opportunity to help customers properly care for their replacement windows—new or old.
For detailed information about removal techniques for specific stains, see below.
Notice: Do not use cleaners containing aggressive organic solvents as these can degrade the finish. Avoid chlorine bleach, liquid grease remover, nail polish remover, furniture polish and cleaners, and other strong soaps and detergents containing organic solvents.
|Problem Stain||Suggested Cleaning Solution(s)|
|Chewing gum||Fantastik®, Murphy’s Oil Soap®, Windex®, or mixture of 30% vinegar and 70% water|
|Oil-based chalk (DAP)||Fantastik®|
|Felt-tip pen||Fantastik®, most water-based cleaners|
|Grass||Fantastik®, Murphy’s Oil Soap®, Lysol®|
|Lithium grease||Fantastik®, Murphy’s Oil Soap®, Lysol®|
|Motor oil||Fantastik®, Murphy’s Oil Soap®, Lysol®, Windex®|
|Mold, mildew||Fantastik®, mixture of 30% vinegar and 70% water, Windex®|
|Rust||Fantastik®, Murphy’s Oil Soap®, Lysol®|
|Top soil||Fantastik®, Lestoil®, Murphy’s Oil Soap®|