Most window cleaners entering the business learn to fan using dish soap. “This teaches you to grip hard and press hard because the surfactant gives you a ton of glide,” Alan Noah of Titan Laboratories explained. “However, that’s pretty much all it gives you!” When you switch to Glass Gleam 4 (GG4), the glide isn’t… Continue reading Why Isn’t GG-4 Slick Like Dish Soap?
To find out, I contacted Alan Noah of Titan Laboratories. Here’s what I learned: Dish soaps, like Dawn or Joy, are degreasers made up of almost 100% surfactants, so they have a lot of suds. (More on that in a minute.) As Alan explained, “Surfactants are wonderful little two-headed creatures. One head loves water and… Continue reading How is Glass Gleam (GG-4) Different from Dish Soap?
It’s called the Gardiner “Ultimate” for a reason. It’s the stiffest and strongest pole on the market. Made with a Kevlar bottom section and featuring the patented Gardiner Smart Clamps, it’s able to effectively clean unthinkable heights — up to 90 feet! But don’t just take our word for it! Just ask Jon Vrolyks of… Continue reading The Gardiner Ultimate WFP: “All Our Crews Love It!”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iB5xfFIMZ_g Why use a hard-to-turn ball, easy-to-break ball valve when you can choose the sturdy new easy-to-use Ultravalve from RHG? That’s the question Nando Medina of ProWindowz in Los Angeles asked during a recent unsolicited review of the new RHG Ultravalve, available now from J. Racenstein. “This valve is very impressive. I like the design. I… Continue reading RHG Ultravalve Review: “I Love It!”
F9 Groundskeeper is designed for situations where there is no thick grease or oil buildup, but there are stains – like oil, dirt, tire marks, light rust, etc. – just below the surface. Groundskeeper pulls out caustics in the surface and subsurface levels, brings the surface pH back to where it’s closer to neutral,and makes the concrete… Continue reading F9 Double Eagle vs. Groundskeeper: How to Know When to Use What
George Green of Sunshine Window Cleaning in Jonesboro, Arkansas, stopped by our booth at the Huge Convention to let us know how much he loves using his Gardiner Water Fed Pole. “I’m really happy with our 47-foot Gardiner, and I like using Gardiner much more than the poles we’ve had in the past,” George explained. Specifically,… Continue reading “I Love My Gardiner!”
When we say that the ProTool Clever Softwash Sprayer is compact and portable, we aren’t exaggerating! Check out how effortlessly it fit on the floor of Doug Apt’s truck for the trip home from the Huge Convention in Branson. “I love that the Clever can easily be placed in the back of my employees’ cars,”… Continue reading “It Fits Behind the Seat!”
For jobs where trigger sprayers or pump-up sprayers simply aren’t enough, the ProTool Power Sprayer is a versatile, lightweight, easy-to-use sprayer that is the perfect option for a number of applications, including: · Quick Demos · Spot Treatments · Pre-Treating for rust/battery acid, calcium/efflorescence, degreasing, or other stains · Hard to Reach areas, like corners or under awnings, etc.,… Continue reading The ProTool Sprayer: A Convenient, Versatile Solution
During one of our water fed pole safety training classes, the JRC team was brought in to clean the 89-foot-high glass at an Illinois stadium. With no anchors above, it was unsafe to access the glass by rope descent. Pavers around the bottom meant that the closest location for a lift to safely park was… Continue reading JRC Training Team Helps Students Reach New Heights
Nando Medina of ProWindowz in Los Angeles recently wrote to tell us about a large project he was doing – 375 homes fully softwashed to remove dirt from a neighboring construction site. “Thanks to Carlos Gonzales for his amazing product called EBC that helped us remove this dirt with a simple spray and wash,” he… Continue reading “Thank You EBC!”