The care takers of the 19th century Herff Ranch Homestead site in Boerne, TX contacted HC Softwash Window Cleaning needing revival of the historic property’s aging windows that had become foggy and coated in residue over many years.
- Client: Herff Ranch administrators
- Building: Iconic two-story limestone homestead site ( 33 Herff Road Boerne, TX near the intersection of Herff Road and Highway 46)
- Scope: Cleaning 15-20 original framed windows interior and exterior
- Methods: Specialized heritage window cleaning
- Timeline: Service took 3.5 hours
The Goal: Thoroughly yet gently clean decades-old interior/exterior windows to improve visibility and restore vibrancy while carefully preserving the antiquity of original materials.
The Outcome: Employing customized solutions and techniques designed specifically for heritage sites, the Herff Ranch windows were successfully cleaned by hand ensuring no deterioration or damage occurred to existing frameworks or finishes. The sensitive restoration process revived clarity for visitors while protecting the windows for many more years of memorializing Texas history.
With an appreciation for historic preservation, HC Softwash’s specialist window cleaning delicately brought the Herff Ranch Homestead’s original windows back to their former glory.