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Bullets and then Cannonballs

One of my favorite books is Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...and Others Don’t by Jim Collins. It talks about the theory of firing bullets and then cannon balls. I recommend you read this book at some point. But to give you a quick overview, the...

BREAKING NEWS – final window cleaning promos

Check out these deals! It's the end of the month, and these sweet deals are going, going, GONE. These hot deals end Friday (9/30) so if you see something you like take advantage NOW!   Apply for a lease in September and be entered to win the Tucker RO/DI cart!...

Apply and win!

     A $1899 value! The Short Term Solution Paypal Credit is an interest-free solution to pay for your equipment. You have an initial agreed upon term to pay off your debt. If you pay off your debt or balance in its entirety before the end of the term it is an...

Perfect Add-on for window cleaners

GlassRenu Scratch Removal Kits Scratch removal can be a super profitable add on to your business! The Scratch Removal systems by GlassRenu are the best solution on the market to safely remove scratches from glass. Consider it the perfect upsell on the job and also a...

The Most Versatile WFP

The Most Versatile WFP Window cleaners love the Unger nlite poles! The weight/rigidity, balance and diameter makes the Unger nLite easier and more comfortable to use. Extensions can also be added for even more reach. These kits are a huge seller and it's easy to see...

Pressure Washing Supplies for Window Cleaners

  We wanted to let you know that Shop WCR carries pressure washing supplies for window cleaners! We've added even more new products. Choose from detergents, pressure washing systems, hoses, reels, surface cleaners and more. Hey, it's me Josh! Have questions or...

Full on awesome – Facelift

Looking for the ultimate pole + purification option? Facelift has some great options!   Full carbon fibre pole One finger flip action Anti-pitching clamps Lightweight yet stiff Sizes: 25', 30' 35' and 40' Don't forget to check out the stellar 5 star reviews!...

Indoor WFP Guide

Indoor WFP Guide Cleaning interior windows can be a breeze with one of our complete indoor packages. All kits and products are easy and mess free solutions for indoor cleaning. Check out all of your options on the Indoor Pure Water page! Available in 5, 10 and 25 feet...

All About Titan Laboratories

Titan Laboratories is a super popular and trusted brand of window cleaning soaps and chemicals. Titan also manufactures Float bottles which can come in handy. Other Titan products aid in stain removal, construction clean up and solar panel cleaning. Check out the line...

Sorbo, sure why not?

Sorbo carries a wide range of traditional window cleaning tools and products. Check out Sorbo handles, channels, sleeves, rubber, T-bars, sleeves, scrapers or head straight to the store! John Alex...

Top Sellers – Window Cleaning

What's hot in window cleaning right now? Good question. Below are the top 20 items that seem to be the best selling among window cleaners. Our list includes some of the top purchases and search frequency on Shop WCR. A 50/50 composite blend! comes complete and ready...

Water ON Water OFF – So Easy – Exceed

The Uni-Valve from Exceed is the latest water fed pole in line on/off valve from RHG Products. It's non-intrusive and no permanent modifications to your pole are necessary. It's also very easy to operate and install, a great add on for those concerned with water...

Still cleaning screens by hand? Why??

  The Aztec Screen Wsher weighs in at just under 12lbs with a foot print of 43"x43". Stands 39" tall. Great scrubbing power in a small package! Check some of the stellar five-star reviews from other window cleaners! The AZTEC screen washer is designed by Jared...

The Original Tucker – Water Fed Poles – All New!

The Tucker Carbon Fiber pole is lightweight, rigid and easy to operate. Features flip lever locking collars for easy adjustment and locking. It comes complete with an 8" aluminum gooseneck, 12" double trim Tucker brush and pole hose. They are ideal for cleaning above...

15% off all HydroCarts

The HydroCart line from IPC is the best of the best when it comes to pure water window cleaning! The HydroCart line from IPC is the best of the best when it comes to pure water window cleaning! When the Wash-iT was designed, we turned to IPC to do the production....

Reach-it Mini VS Pro

  Added between the #1 and #2 sections. Plus A goes toward the top and adds length and rigidity to your pole. The Mini Plus A is made of higher modulus carbon fiber inserts.   Added between the #4 and #5 sections. Plus B goes more towards the middle of the...

Free Shipping NOW!

It's the perfect time to order that heavy stuff, or just to get stocked up. Today only, enjoy free shipping on orders over $199!     We carry handles, channels, rubber, T-bars, sleeves, scrapers and blades. Choose from starter kits, extension poles, buckets,...

Snag a free convention ticket

  For a limited time you can  Join the WCRA and get a FREE convention ticket (a $200 value!)   What is the Window Cleaning Resource Association? Think of it as the backbone of your business. You are given all the support materials, marketing, networking and...

Black Diamond Rubber

Made of high-pressure molding, which produces excellent quality at an affordable price! Fits ALL Squeegees Best for cold weather Comes in: 12 Pack Gross - 144 pieces Fits ALL Squeegees Best for warm weather Comes in: 12 Pack Gross - 144 pieces Fits Sorbo Style...

Unger HydroPower Giveaway – Win Me!

  A $450.99 value! The Short Term Solution Paypal Credit is an interest-free solution to pay for your equipment. You have an initial agreed upon term to pay off your debt. If you pay off your debt or balance in its entirety before the end of the term it is an...

Take this $100

Need help selecting a system?   You're in luck! John Lee is now taking appointments for water fed pole consultations! Schedule a consulting session with John and receive up to $100 off select pure water systems.   Learn from the master himself! John Lee is...

Facelift Phoenix Water Fed Pole

One of our highest rated water fed poles is back in stock and shipping daily. The Facelift Phoenix X full carbon fiber water fed pole is a customer favorite for its affordability, light weight, and incredible stiffness. Available in: 25, 30 and 40-foot length Key...

Unger HydroPower Water Fed Cart System

The Unger HydroPower premium Deionization system. The perfect pure water window cleaning system for lower TDS levels. What's your TDS? You can check that here just plug in your zip code here: Zero Water If you average around 100 TDS the HydroPower will be a suitable...

Harvesting Rainwater

Harvesting rainwater has been around since the beginning of time. As a means of survival early civilizations used ancient techniques to collect rainwater for drinking, cooking and bathing. With the introduction of pure water cleaning over the last decade many window...

Perry – TDS

MYTH BUSTING With Perry What have we been primed to believe and never challenge? Life is so busy and there are so many more important things to do than challenge everything that is presented. This is the plan - I will present a topic each column that is potentially a...

Modular or Telescopic

There are basically two types of poles in the traditional water-fed pole market: modular and telescopic.   Modular poles are all the same diameter and you can carry a 'kit-bag' of them if you want to reach higher; the higher you clean, the bigger your kit-bag will be....

Ghost Particle

After discussing with Paul West the results of the tests performed for their presentation at the last IWCA convention entitled “A Search for the Invisible Intruder”, I couldn’t resist giving this article the title “Ghost Particle”. When Paul West and Paul Duffer...

Understanding Glass Corrosion

five microns across. These micropores can become filled with organic and mineral contaminants. Which literally bond to the glass. The four stages of glass corrosion are stage one static, stage one dynamic, stage two static, and stage two dynamic. The two different...

Safely Using Razors

One of the most dangerous tools we use as window cleaners is the humble razor blade. While being an indispensable part of our tool kit, they can inflict serious and potentially life-threatening injuries.

How I Roll

Our sources at 5 Star Window Care out of the Phoenix, Arizona area have given us the inside scoop on their fully loaded window cleaning and pressure washing rig.

Tips Article

Anyone in the service industry such as power washing and window cleaning knows first hand how tough and demanding the job can be which is why it’s nice to get a little something extra known as a “tip” from customers.