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How To Clean Window Screens

If you find cleaning window screens to be a difficult chore, here's an easy solution.

More in Windows Walls and Doors

tap window screen on rag to get excess dirt off
  • Time

    1 hour

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Difficulty



Step 1: Soak and Lather the Screen

Place the ingredients in a bucket with warm water. Soak the screen with a wet sponge and then dip the sponge in the solution and suds up the screens really well.

Step 2: Tap the Screen onto a Rag

Place a rag on the ground and tap the window screen on the rag to get the excess dirt and suds off. Rinse the screens and then place them back on the windows once they're dry.

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