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Is window cleaning a pain in the neck? MGWC to lead new research.
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  When you think about it, there isn’t a lot of information out there regards the correct posture and movement for the jobs that we window cleaners carry out day in, day out. From using a water fed pole at dizzy heights to cleaning inside windows and storefronts with our humble squeegees. It is true that some manufactures have worked ergonomics into their tool designs, namely the likes of Unger or Wagtail and now…

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100 year old squeegee goes home to America
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Having attended the 70th Anniversary & Trade Show of the Federation of Window Cleaners a few weeks back, I stumbled upon a real nice guy called Kevin Dixon. Kevin is a hard core, traditionalist, his hands etched and stained black, definate signs of a traditional window cleaner. Kevin displayed an amazing wealth of collected historic items at the event. These included amongst other things a music box that chimes the tune ‘When I’m cleaning windows’…

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Window Cleaning Magazine, Pocket Sized
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Experience Window Cleaning Magazine on your mobile device. Offered on all Apple and Android devices, everyone can stay up to date on all our hottest posts, recent events, newest videos as well as our latest magazines issues. Window Cleaning Magazine’s great and trusted content has made it one of the biggest names in the industry. We are always looking into new ways to make it easier for our readers to access our content, and…

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New Zealand at war with car window washers!
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Car window washers stir multiple feelings in people from anger, to surprise and excitement and when you least expect it.  It is easy to recognize it as a job for the thick skinned. Hey but when you’re hungry it beats breaking into a house and stealing, right? New Zealand has its fair share of pop up intersection cleaners that have dogged Councils and Police and created huge headaches with the general public on busy roads….

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Widow gets 9 Million payout following fatal accident
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A Manhattan building co-op and window Installation Company got slammed with a joint settlement pay out of $9M. The settlement was accepted last month. Robert Domaszowec 49, fell at least 12 stories to his death in an accident that hit the headlines back in 2008. He was washing a bedroom window on the 17-story on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue. He was found with his harness, squeegee and applicator by his side. Tracy Domaszowec, his widow,…

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Window Washer steals $20,000 ring
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A woman from Bloomfield thought nothing of her $20,000 ring that was not on her dresser thinking her husband had secured it earlier in the day. It wasn’t until she spoke to her husband later that she discovered he had neither put it away or secured it. The woman then reported the incident to the police. It turned out that a window cleaning crew arrived that day on March 27th to clean the windows. When she was…

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Captain America and friends Vs Children’s Hospital yesterday :)
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There is nothing like ‘paying it forward’, ‘doing a good deed’, or doing something nice because you are a nice person with empathy and love for other human beings. Window washer Mark Errico of Allegheny Window Cleaning Inc. Pittsburgh USA and his crew of three others fit that bill yesterday as they cleaned a Children’s Hospital dressed as Captain America, Batman, Spider-Man and Superman. Patients, their families, hospital staff and passers by were treated…

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