Pressure Washing 101: Tips for cleaning the exterior siding of your home or business
Most of us clean the interior of our house on a fairly regular basis but we often tend to neglect the exterior of our homes and businesses. The exterior siding can begin to accumulate a lot of dirt, grime and even mildew over time. Dirt and debris will build up faster on the siding of some homes and buildings because of its surroundings such as being on a long dirt road or in/around a new building development where a lot of dirt is present. Textured siding or siding with peeling paint can also rapidly accumulate much more dirt, grime and mildew.
To remove that caked-on, built up dirt and grime a good pressure cleaning is a very effective solution to restoring siding back to its original beauty.
Pressure washing the exterior of your home or business is a fast and effective cleaning method. Many choose to DIY this task, however there are several factors you will need to consider so as not to cause damage to the surface you are cleaning. If you would rather save the time and ensure it is done correctly, without damage to your home or business you may want to consider hiring a professional. The average cost of hiring a pressure washing company is about $250-$300 depending on the size and surface area you are cleaning.
For those of you that would still prefer to DIY it, read on to for some very important can’t miss steps to properly power washing your siding without damage:
Dirty siding can greatly affect the curb appeal of your home or business. Pressure washing can help restore siding to its original beauty.
Professionally Pressure Wash Your Property
Whether you are looking to get your home prepared for the summer with a deep cleaning, or looking to spruce up your place of business, you may want to consider pressure washing your property. A pressure wash uses an aggressive amount of high pressure water to blast away dirt and debris from your property’s exterior. In addition, a high pressure wash can also be used for concrete cleaning and window cleaning. Therefore, your home or business can greatly benefit from a good pressure wash.
While household or commercial pressure washing can be highly beneficial to the aesthetics of your property, there are a few things to consider before you begin the work. For example, some homeowners and business owners feel comfortable with performing a pressure wash without the help of experts. While performing the work on their own may save money at the moment, a pressure wash is not a simple and easy process. Since this cleaning uses a great amount of pressure to clean, it can also cause some damage to your property if you are not careful. Therefore, you may want to consider having your household or commercial pressure washing performed by a professional.
Although any homeowner or business owner can perform a pressure wash on their own, entrusting the project to a reliable professional has a variety of benefits to make the process simple and hassle free. For example, professionals are more equipped to provide you a high quality cleaning, while ensuring the protection of your property. Therefore, you can rest assured that you won’t have to spend money on any repairs after your cleaning. Furthermore, a professional pressure wash can save you more money and time in the long run, as you will only be required to pressure wash your property once every year. In addition to your professional cleaning, you should also maintain your property every few months.
Pressure washing your property has a variety of benefits you can enjoy. In addition to a deep cleaning on your property’s exterior, pressure washing can also be great for concrete cleaning and window cleaning. While many homeowners and business owners can manage the project on their own, you may want to seek a reliable professional to pressure wash your home.