Put on work gloves before you remove the storm windows for cleaning. Remove the screens from the windows.
Use a utility knife to loosen the glass if the window frame has paint preventing easy removal of your storm windows.
Lift the windows up and then pull them down to remove them. If your storm windows are very large, you might want to get someone to help you to minimize the chance of breaking the window.
Clean your storm windows and store them if you will not be putting them back into the frames. If you want to clean the windows in winter, put them back into the frame after cleaning.
Cover the storm windows you plan to store with old blankets, a tarp or bubble wrap. Store the windows in a safe place until you put them back into the frames.
Things You Will Need
- Work gloves
- Utility knife
- Old blankets, a tarp or bubble wrap
- Clean your windows with a solution of 2 cups vinegar mixed with one gallon of hot water.