... which is not something I often get to do!
One of my clients had bought some special greenhouse glass cleaner, and asked me if I would mind doing the job, as he was still having trouble with his leg (the reason I am working for him) and was finding it difficult to twist and turn.
Of course I would! I do anything - within reason - that my clients require.
So I set to work with a bucket of cold water, a cloth, and rubber gloves (I'm tough, but not THAT tough!) and soon had the inside sparkling clean, and all the plants safely back in place.
Then I turned to the outside. It's a lean-to greenhouse, so there was quite a long slope of glass, well out of arm's reach.
I asked what the client usually used for cleaning the roof. There was a pause, and a somewhat shifty look.
Ah, it hasn't done it in recent years, has it?! I then asked if they had
an old mop, anything on a stick, and was presented with a small dishmop.
"A small dishmop?"
Never one to let having the wrong tools stand in the way of doing a job, I improvised:
It worked a treat!