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HOW TO CLEAN A GLASS POOL FENCE AND KEEP IT CRYSTAL CLEAR?

HOW TO CLEAN A GLASS POOL FENCE AND KEEP IT CRYSTAL CLEAR?
Update Time:2017-12-10


Glass is fast becoming the most popular choice for thosewho really care whether their pool fence not only works effectively, but looksgreat too. It’s always been attractive, but technological advances mean thatglass is now an affordably viable option for pool owners who want a clean,clear, luxurious look. But how do you keep it ‘clean’ and ‘clear’? You’ll besurprised how easy it is to clean your glass pool fence. Read on for 6 simpletips!

1. HOSE

Not sure whereto start? Well, simply turn on the hose. Anything light will be blown away fromthe simple stream of water, revealing the tougher dirty stuff that will bedealt with in step 2.

2. BUILD UP

Leave thatglass pool fence for long enough, and you may find some hard-to-remove buildup.So the most stubborn bits are the best place to start, and a great hack forcleaning your glass pool fence is to use a piece of screwed up newspaper, foreffective abrasiveness but without the risk of scratches.

3. WARM & SOAPY

One of theadvantages of glass pool fencing besides keeping your kids safe,is that it’s easy to clean and maintain. It’s unlikely you’ll need anythingharsher or more expensive than simple dishwashing liquid or an equivalent, somewarm water and a sponge to do the job. Finish off with a microfibre cloth or‘squeegee’ for a truly streak-less look that will leave that glass pool fenceas good as new.

4. THE FITTINGS

Your glass poolfence, of course, will be installed with marine grade stainless steel fixings.Again, it’s not going to be any tougher to clean your stainless steel thanusing a gentle cloth and some warm, soapy water to remove the vast bulk of thebuildup, even if your pool splashes contain salt. If there are tougher stains,remember that scourers can cause scratches, but screwed up newspaper won’t!

5. HOSE … AGAIN

To finish offwhere you started, turn that hose on again, taking care if possible to beginthe rinsing process before any detergent can dry and avoiding replacing dirtstains with detergent stains! And for a truly crisp and clear finish to reallymaximise the beauty of your glass pool fence, consider actively drying theglass with a microfibre cloth, to avoid those dried-up water droplet remnants.

6. STAY VIGILANT

Regularcleaning of your glass pool fence will keep your entire swimming pool landscapinglooking great. Not only that, it also means less build up and aquick and easy clean. Things like bird droppings can actually be corrosive, soget rid of those stains quickly as soon as you spot them.

So remember,keeping your glass pool fence looking as beautiful as it is safe is actuallynot much more involved than doing the dishes – but an awful lot more rewarding!

 

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