- Which brush should I use?
- Why so many different brushes?
- Which is the best brush for my work?
These are questions that are often asked of us. The reality is that an experienced WFP window cleaner will be able to clean most windows with most brush types. However each brush type does perform or feel differently on the glass. Certain brushes are better suited to particular window types or operator technique. Often which brush works best for you will ultimately be down to trial and error to decide your own preference.
The brush summary below and the more detailed brush guide will help you narrow down your choice based on the different fundamental characteristics of the brush, the type of work you are doing and the ‘feel’ of each brush.
Are you new to WFP window cleaning and have no previous brush experience?
In that case we would recommend selecting the Ultimate Medium Soft brush if using cold water or the Ultimate Stiff brush if using hot water. These are great brushes to start with and will give you a point of reference to then compare against our other brush choices in the future.
BRUSH SUMMARY – AN OVERALL VIEW
Super Lite – Our original full-bodied longer bristled brush. Excellent all-rounder with great longevity & glass coverage.
Ultimate – A lightweight everyday brush with more compact bristle length. An excellent balance between light weight, glass coverage & low frame impact due to compact & rounded edge stock design.
Supreme – Extra wide splaying bristles – feels very soft and easy on the glass whilst also providing some sill cleaning ability. Minimum pressure needed to achieve an easy splay of bristles with low frame impact due to compact & rounded edge stock design.
Xtreme – Our lightest brush – everything pared down to the bare minimum to provide good cleaning with no extra weight. For those who need light weight above longevity. Also popular to fit between balcony railings & awkward access windows.
Xtreme Sill – Our lightest Sill brush – everything pared down to the bare minimum to provide good window & sill cleaning with no extra weight. Optional Side Bumpers. For those who need light weight above longevity.
Sill – Our original lightweight Radius Sill brush. Allows glass and sill to be cleaned by one brush. Also popular for Soffits, Facias, Gutters and Conservatory Roofs.
Universal Sill – A robust ‘all round’ cleaning brush for getting into every corner, frame and sill – clean everything from one brush. Robust side bristles to protect the brush from impact and abrasion in use. Also popular for Soffits, Facias, Gutters and Conservatory Roofs.