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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost to clean a window?

The average cost to clean windows is between $165 to $180. Some companies might charge a flat rate per window, while others have a more adaptive pricing model. The number of window panes usually plays into the price, as individual panes take more time and materials to clean. The type of window (double-hung, casement, etc.) might also affect pricing. To find out how much it will cost to clean your windows, get estimates from top-rated window cleaners near you.

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How do professionals clean windows?

Professionals use a basic solution of cleaning concentrate and water to get windows clean. They might use a scrubber to loosen grime and sun-baked debris off the glass, then begin working with a squeegee to make the glass perfectly clear. They will clean both inside and outside of the window. Professionals take extra care with individual divided panes to protect the edges.

Do you tip a window washer?

Whether you tip a window washer is up to you, but you can certainly give them a tip if they do a good job. This is a particularly nice gesture for workers who clean your windows under harsh conditions (e.g. hot weather). A tip between $5 and $20 is appreciated. If it’s a crew, you can throw in $5 or more per person, or just go with $20 if it’s a single person. Qualities of a job well done include timeliness, professionalism and friendliness.

What is included in window cleaning?

Typically, professional window cleaners will clean both the inside and outside of your windows, taking care to use different techniques as needed for different types of windows. They can remove hard water stains and perform deep cleans after new construction. 

Window cleaners may charge extra to remove, install, and clean screens and storm windows. They may also charge more to clean windows that are high off the ground. They will also usually clean window tracks, and can alert you if there’s a problem with your windows or trim.

How do I prepare for window cleaning?

You can do some light cleaning yourself. For example, you can wipe your window blinds. Also, clear the area inside and outside of belongings that could get in the cleaner’s way. Perform an inspection of your shutters and window screens to see whether you’d like them cleaned as well.

What do professional window washers use to clean windows?

Professional window cleaners often use an assortment of tools and equipment, including squeegees, sponges, dry cloths, a ladder and a window cleaning solution.

How much is commercial window cleaning?

The national average cost to clean windows is $120-$170. Typically, window washing for commercial spaces costs less per window than residential window washing, but has a higher overall price because the greater number of windows. Commercial window cleaning companies may charge a standard rate per window — for example, $3 to clean the exterior only, with a higher rate of $4 or $5 to also clean the interior. There may be an additional charge, such as an extra $1 per window, for scrubbing off water stains or deep-cleaning window tracks. Double-hung windows require more labor and will therefore cost more to clean. Companies may charge a flat rate, such as $8 per double-hung window or $9 per French door, to account for the added work. Building height will play a factor in window washing costs. Standard cleaning for one- and two-story buildings will typically stay within the same range, but cleaning high-rise windows may entail special safety permits and equipment, which would increase costs. Your location will also affect window washing costs. Smaller towns and areas with a lower cost to do business will have lower window cleaning rates than large cities.

Reviews for Santa Clara window cleaners
Mary P.
Best window cleaning ever!!!
DART Window CleaningDART Window Cleaning
Shantan K.
On time completion. Good work done for windows and gutter cleaning. Will hire again
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Theresa V.
Excellent service and quality of work. Arrived a little before appointment time. My windows are so clean now. I do not know how they got the screens so clean. I definitely recommend J&J Window Washing, LLC
J&J Window Washing LLC.J&J Window Washing LLC.
Huishan Z.
Thanks, RM solutions! I finally had my window cleaned. They work efficiently and deliver marvelous results! I recommend them to everyone!!
RM SOLUTIONSRM SOLUTIONS
Heather B.
Yvan came out and did a great job on my windows. He knows how to clean windows and I was extremely impressed. He was very professional and thorough with his work. I know there are a lot of companies to choose from and so I would highly recommend him. Nice work, Yvan!
ExtraCleanersExtraCleaners
Eileen D.
Yvan was very easy to work with and completed an excellent job quickly while taking special care of areas that he worked in. I will definitely be using Yvan again for my fall window cleaning.
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Devany A.
Will did a great job on our two story house, even getting some really tough to reach spots and cleaning them a second time to make sure they were spotless. Our windows were absolutely filthy, especially after all the fires, and he made sure they were thoroughly cleaned inside and outside. He was professional, transparent on pricing, and communicative. Really appreciated working with him and highly recommend!
W&C Window CleaningW&C Window Cleaning
Raj s.
Renato goes over and beyond when it comes to his job. He came right on time. He checked if I would prefer him to work with a mask. He did an extra door which I did not count during our message exchange. Renato was thorough, courteous, and exceptional at his work. He charges according to the doors and windows in the house. Pre-COVID I had a company come in and clean our windows and French doors. They would charge exactly what Renato quoted except they increased the price by 30% and I had to go on Thumbtack to look for someone else. So happy I found him based on the feedback of other reviewers.
RM SOLUTIONSRM SOLUTIONS
Sabine W.
OVR was great to work with - so quick to respond and set up the job - I needed it done the next day since I was about to receive a surprise visit from my mother-in-law and I wanted the house to look real nice. OVR came right on time and cleaned our floor to ceiling windows with so much care! Great experience, will hire again!
OVR WINDOWS AND GUTTERS PROFESSIONAL CLEANEROVR WINDOWS AND GUTTERS PROFESSIONAL CLEANER
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