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  1. Pro Clean Tampa Restoring Paver & Stone Surfaces

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    If you have a Hardscape surface such as a driveway, patio or walk way, regular maintenance is to be expected. There may come a time when you will have to have Paver Sealing And Restoration done to revitalize and protect the curb appeal of your surfaces. Here in Tampa FL there are many factors that contribute to the life and look of your paver, travertine, brick or stone surfaces. Over time these factors can zap the curb appeal right out of your investment, leaving your hardscape surfaces unsightly and lifeless.

    Thankfully, there are great  products and systems available, as well as Professional Paver Sealing And Restoration Companies in Tampa that you can count on. 

     Pro Clean Tampa can Deliver the Results You Want at an Affordable Price. We Make It Easy to Enhance and Maintain Your Investment Today!

    What is Paver Sealing And Restoration For Stone Hardscapes?

    Paver Sealing And Restoration refers to the process of cleaning, treating, color enhancement if needed, re-sanding the joints and sealing the pavers or stone surfaces. This sealer penetrates deeply into the stone as well as the sand, stabilizing the joints and ensuring no insects or weeds can get into the cracks and displace the sand. Restoration protects the color of your stone from harmful U.V.  rays.  If Desired we can enhance the color of faded stones or add non slip additives to keep surfaces skid free. Here at Pro Clean Tampa we have the experience and the know how to bring out the best in your pavers and hardscapes.

     Restoring  pavers and other hardscapes  such as travertine, brick or other stone is a meticulous task requiring expertise and attention to details. Although the process is straightforward, it is easy to make a mess or in fact make matters worse. To Get The Best Results, the proper preparation with a systematic approach, and a little technique will go a long way in ensuring you get the most out of your investment.

    Pro Clean Tampa is here to take the guess work out of the restoration process. We have helped bring out the Best in many Hardscape surfaces throughout Wesley Chapel and the Tampa Bay Area.


    Why Have My Pavers Sealed By Pro Clean Tampa?

    Paver Sealing And Restoration is Vital to Maintaining the Value and Curb Appeal of your  Stone Walkways Patios, Pool Decks and Driveways. Nothing adds Instant Value to your Investment faster than Cleaning and Sealing Those Gorgeous Stone Hardscapes. We can even add color to those faded stones and bring them back to life again or add non skid to the surface. This process prevents sand displacement from weeds and insects and also helps to stop the settling of pavers. Our sealing process can protect the pavers color from the suns powerful rays. We offer a variety of sheens to choose from. During the process if there are areas that need to be re-leveled we can repair those issues as we go.

    The main advantage to working with Pro Clean Tampa for your  paver restoration needs is that we are dedicated to top notch service and developing life long customers.

    We want you to be so  satisfied you refer your friends because of the outstanding experience.


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    Restoring projects are one of those areas where only the best quality work will do and this type of job calls for top of the line products. The Seal N Lock  line of Products are ABSOLUTELY THE BEST sealing products available on the market for Paver Sealing And Restoration. If you want the perfect shine and a blemish free finished product, that can give the maximum protection and life to the sealed surfaces, then you need our extensively trained technicians on the job using Seal N Lock Products.


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    How Long Does It Take To Seal My Pavers  In Tampa Fl

    While each project is different and varies in size and scope, Pro Clean Tampa is dedicated to completing all work as quickly as possible. often you can get back to enjoying your pavers and hardscapes in their fully restored luster with those vibrant colors that pop within a day of job completion. While the system we use is designed for cleaning, sanding and sealing in one day, depending on the project, restoration can take 1-2 days typically. The hardscapes will be ready for foot traffic within a few hours and  can handle driving within 24-36 hours


    Our mission is to exceed your expectations, Protecting and enhancing  your investment is our passion.

    We serve all of Tampa, Wesley Chapel, Land o’ Lakes, Brandon, Riverview, Lakeland, and everywhere in between!

    Call Pro Clean Tampa  Today For Your Free Quote And Ask About Our New Customer Discount

     

     

  2. Next Class: Feb 10-13, 2016 in Palm Desert, CA

    Training Hours at Front 9 University Count Towards ***** Credit Hours!

    We are pleased to announce that Front 9 University is now in full force! Learn secrets to cleaning and restoration that will separate you from your competition FOREVER!

    3.5 Days Hand-On Training Course

    Classes are Wednesday through Saturday Afternoon and will be held in Palm Desert, CA.

    • Class 1: Wednesday Feb 10, 2016. Rust and Battery Stain Restoration and Sealing
    • Class 2: Thursday Feb 11, 2016. Gray Concrete Restoration and Sealing
    • Class 3: Friday and Saturday Feb 12, 13th. Colored Concrete/Paver Restoration and Sealing

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    Day 1 Classroom Pressure Washing Basics $699: Sales, Marketing, ADA, Hazardous Stains, Slip and Falls, COF’s & Why We are Needed:

    - Pressure washer selection: Hot vs. Cold, PSI vs. GMP

    -Wand selection

    -Chemical selection

    -Degreasers and acids

    -Surface cleaner selection

    --Adjustable vs non-adjustable

    --Tip selection

    --Causes of striping and damage

    Environmental

    -Methods of water recovery

    -----Vacuboom

    -----Recovery surface cleaner

    -----Gutter recovery

    Safety

    -Boots and what kind

    -Gloves and what kind

    -Glasses

    -Respirators

    Always have a plan

    Day 1 In the Field: Battery Acid and Rust Removal Restoration & Seal

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    Day 2 In the Field $899: Gray concrete; Turning an ugly slab into something beautiful. $899 "Granitize" and seal. You will learn how to make concrete "perfect" or close to it. These techniques are unique to Front 9 Restoration and you will not learn these secrets anywhere else in the world. Learn how to always get your surface cleaner than your competition! Covers basics of acid washing, restoration, proper neutralization and a secret way to make concrete look "perfect".

    -Remove calcium staining, calcium carbonate, hard water stains, even out concrete texture and color

    -Surface cleaner process and techniques with and without recovery

    -Etching and how to fix

    -Floor tool techniques and obstacle course

    -Edging and cutting in

    -Advanced Techniques

    -More

    Earn Certificate: Gray Concrete Restoration and Sealing

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    Day 3 In the Field $899: Seal gray concrete from day before and perform restoration on colored concrete. May substitute pavers, riverstone or other substrate depending on work available.

    -Remove calcium staining, calcium carbonate, hard water stains, even out concrete texture and color

    -More advanced techniques

    -Sealer options

    -Tips and tricks

    -More

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    Day 4 In the Field: Seal colored concrete from day before.

    -Question/Answer session

    -Certificates of Completion

    Purchase individual classes or purchase all at reduced rate of $1997. This can be split into an immediate deposit of $1000 with the other $997 due 2 weeks before class. No Refunds, but deposit may be used for another class at different date. Please call 855-803-1133 if you would like to split payments. Training hours at F9 University count towards ***** credit hours.

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    Classes will be held at the Pulte Homes Community of Sun City Palm Desert.

    There are a few hotels in the area where you can stay. You can fly into Palm Springs International airport. Alternatively, check into flights at Ontario airport or LAX for cheaper flights, but this will require an hour to 2.5 hours travel into the Palm Desert area.

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    Front 9 University: The dates for the Hands-On Training 2016 in Palm Desert, CA are as follows:

    Classes are Wednesday through Saturday Afternoon:

    Feb 10-13, 2016

    March 9-12, 2016

    April 6-9, 2016

    May 11-14, 2016

    June 8-11, 2016

    July TBD

    Aug TBD

    Sept 7-10, 2016

    Oct 5-8, 2016

    Nov 16-19, 2016

    Dec 7-10, 2016

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  3. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

    Aardvark Specialists teams up with Nation’s leading commercial kitchen hood supply superstore

    Tennessee, U.S. – March 25, 2015 – Aardvark Specialists is proud to announce that it now offers a complete line of commercial hood filters and kitchen exhaust products in addition to its premier Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning and Restaurant Hood Cleaning services.

    Whether you need filters, parts, or accessories for a kitchen exhaust system…trust the specialists that are now providing quality assured, code-compliant, kitchen exhaust products to foodservice operations, hood cleaners, and service providers across North America.

    Aardvark Specialists is rivaling the internet’s best prices and product availability while providing “full service” customer service for clients in its service area.

    You do not need to be an Aardvark Specialists service customer to take advantage of these amazing prices as Aardvark Specialists will ship to anywhere in the Lower 48 States in the U.S.

    Coming soon is a new secure online store to make ordering quick and easy.

    Aardvark Specialists is a leading kitchen exhaust system and restaurant hood cleaning company. They offer a comprehensive list of services to keep you up to date with NFPA Standard-96 and all local fire codes. In addition, they also offer commercial and industrial pressure washing services to regain lost curb appeal to make that most important first impression count.

    Contact:

    Aardvark Specialists

    info@aardvarkspecialists.com

    P.O. Box 547

    Chuckey, TN 37641

    (423)948-5153

    www.aardvarkspecialists.com

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    WNC Roof Cleaning & Pressure Washing has been a leader in the mobile pressure washing industry in WNC, Buncombe, Henderson, Haywood and surrounding counties since 2001. We have built our solid reputation by providing our customers with superior quality work, outstanding customer service, and professionalism at a fair price. Our goal is to provide our customers with the highest quality service by anyone in the power washing business.

    Our attention to detail, our quest for perfection, and our belief in taking care of our customers set us apart from our competitors. We back each and every job with a 100% satisfaction guarantee to back up our quality work.

    WNC Roof Cleaning is licensed and fully insured, unlike many of our part-time competitors. Our top-of-the-line equipment and environmentally-safe products make us the pressure washing company of choice in Western North Carolina.

    Whether you need your home revitalized your entire community of condos or rental property cleaned WNC Roof Cleaning is the right company for the job. We are equipped to handle any job big or small. Our trained team of pressure washing specialists can answer all your questions and concerns about your individual project.

    Using our services is an investment that will pay off. Whether it is giving your house a much needed wash, brightening your concrete,a complete deck cleaning, or restoration project you can be assured the money will be well spent. We can add instant curb appeal to both residential and commerical properties.

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    When it comes to choosing what brand of stain to use for your deck, there are countless options. Even before choosing the brand, you will need to determine where to start your search? The box stores or your local hardware store are common starting points however the internet is the most common.

    Let's back up even further, let's determine if you really want to do your deck maintenance yourself or if you want to hire a professional to do the work for you. A cost benefit analysis should be performed in order to determine if the benefits of using a professional outweigh the costs. The average deck will take 3-6 hours for a home owner to power wash a deck (that is assuming they own a power washer). If a rental is needed, there is the additional time with driving to the store, purchasing the rental and then also returning it.

    After the cleaning is completed, the deck needs to dry. This will mean week nights or waiting until the next weekend. When the deck/wood has dried, the decision making needs to take place for which stain product to use.

    Unfortunately the help you will get at a store with your questions are limited. How many decks do you think the employee behind the counter has completed? So when they answer your questions, how much experience is behind those answers. At a minimum call a couple deck contractors and get their opinion. If you are up front and honest, a true professional would be happy to provide their opinion on what you should do if you are tackling your own deck staining.

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    What Are The Black Streaks On My Roof?

    Unsightly black stains or streaks on asphalt shingles are caused by a hardy type of algae called Gloeocapsa Magma. The algae feeds on the crushed limestone that is used in asphalt shingles. Rain spreads the algae down the roof causing the black streaks. These streaks are not only unsightly but cause the shingles to fail prematurely by not allowing the shingles to reflect heat properly.

    50% Of Roofs Are Replaced Due To The Way They Look.

    This is not because of their functionality. Half of the roofs ever replaced in the Midwest didn't need replaced, only cleaned. Just as mold and mildew can grow on your vinyl siding, wind blown algae can land and grow on your roof. Replacing your roof because of this algae is like replacing your siding instead of having it cleaned; it just doesn't make sense.Some roofing contractors don't know what these black streaks are, saying it's the asphalt showing through the shingles or that it's water stains. Some contractors may know it's algae but tell you it can't be cleaned without damaging the shingles. In either case, they may tell you that the roof needs replaced. This is not true if your shingles are still in good shape. The algae can be killed and removed properly without damaging the shingles using a low pressure chemical application (recommended by shingle manufacturers).Never use a pressure washer on an asphalt shingle roof, doing so will blow granules off the shingles and lessen the longevity of your roof.

    Roof Cleaning Is Recommended By Shingle Manufacturers.

    Companies like Owens Corning and GAF, and also the Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association recommend a low pressure chemical application using certain cleaners to restore shingles suffering from roof algae, followed by a low pressure rinse. We use the cleaners and methods recommended by these companies, for a safe and damage free roof cleaning. If your shingles are still in good shape but have roof algae on them, having your roof cleansed will allow you to get the full life out of your shingles, saving you thousands of dollars.

    Signs Of Aged Shingles Needing Replaced.

    We do not recommend cleaning shingles that are in need of being replaced. If you're not sure if your roof needs replaced or cleaned, here are some signs of an aged roof

    1) brittle or crumbling shingles

    2) excessive amount of shingle granules in your gutters

    3) bottom corners of shingles curled up

    4) wavy, warped, or heaved shingles

    5) very thin or loose shingles

    If you are still unsure about the status of your roof, we will be glad to evaluate it for you. We will not clean shingles that need replaced, because cleaning the roof won't solve the problem if the shingles are aged. On the other hand, if you call a roofing contractor, you may not get the whole truth and may be persuaded into replacing a roof that only needs cleaned.

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    Here in western Oregon moss grows on just about every outdoor surface and is your home or business' number one enemy. Left unattended it will eventually ruin wood, asphalt pavement, asphalt roof shingles, and even concrete.

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  6. It’s no secret that harsh winter weather can take a serious toll on your home. High speed winds can tear away loose roofing shingles and even siding. Heavy rain can find its way beneath your roof and into your home. Hail can cause surface damage to your roof. Snow buildup on your roof can cause structural damage to your roof. That’s just a few of the things that can go wrong. While nothing can guarantee that you won’t experience these problems this winter, there is a lot you can do to limit the possibility. When winterizing your home, the best place to start is at the top with your roof. Here are some tips for getting your roof ready for the harsh weather to come.

    Trim your trees

    Sometimes, it isn’t the rain, hail, snow, or wind that damages your home directly. Overhanging branches can fall onto your roof causing severe damage. Even tiny twigs that hang over your roof can cause problems for you if the wind blows them back and forth across your roof. They can remove the granules from your roof. Branches and leaves can also clog your gutters and cause water to pool up on your roof leading to roof leaks. The chance of this can be minimized if you trim the trees near your home.

    Check for and repair roof damage

    Any damage to your roof or rain gutters is a vulnerable area that can lead to more serious problems. Before winter is in full swing, it’s a good idea to get out and inspect your roof looking for any damage. If you have cracked or curling shingles, clogged gutters, or rain gutters that are pulling away from your roof, take care of these problems immediately. They’ll only get worse if they are ignored.

    Add insulation

    Make sure the insulation in your attic is sufficient. You may need to add more if it is not. You may be wondering what insulation has to do with roofing problems. Insulation does more than keep your heating costs down. It also prevents ice from damming up your rain gutters causing roof damage and possibly leaks

    Consider impact resistant roofing

    If you live in an area that’s prone to hail and it’s time for a new roof, consider a roofing material that is especially resistant to hail damage. This can save you from frequently having to make costly repairs.

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    Looking for the premier pressure washing Metairie? You need Tiger Wash! We are Metairie’s number one pressure washing company, serving clients across the area with professional, quality services at incredibly affordable prices.

    Our local, fully trained pressure washing technicians will complete your Metairie pressure washing project quickly and inexpensively. Pressure washing is the most cost effective method of keeping your exterior surfaces looking new and protecting your biggest investment.

    Whether you are in need of storefront commercial pressure washing for your Metairie business or residential pressure washing for your Metairie home, Tiger Wash will effectively remove dirt, mold, mildew, oxidation, gum, graffiti and other unwanted contaminants, leaving your property fully protected and looking fresh and clean again.

    We can power wash all surfaces, including:

    • Vinyl
    • Brick (siding, walls and walkways)
    • Stone (siding, walls and walkways)
    • Wood (siding, decks and fences)
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    • Porches and patios
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    • Garage and carport floors
    • Roofs
    • Dumpster areas
    • Gutters

    We use a powerful and effective soft pressure system to clean your home or building’s exterior without any chance of damage, removing all mold, mildew, algae and other contaminants. We also use eco friendly detergents to clean while keeping you, your home or business, and your family or customers safe.

    Our cleaning technicians are highly trained and experienced, and we are also fully licensed and insured, so you can have peace of mind that your building is getting cleaned correctly by real, knowledgeable professionals.

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    1. Is the company fully licensed and insured? Accidents do happen, and you want a contractor who can protect your valuable property in the event of any accidents.
    2. Is the company knowledgeable and experienced, with the right equipment to do the job? You will want a contractor who uses the latest in pressure washing technology, including soft pressure cleaning systems and bio-friendly soaps and detergents.
    3. What is the company’s reputation? Are they known for their professionalism? Look online for reviews of each company before making your decision.

    With Tiger Wash, you know that the answer to every one of these questions is YES, so the choice is easy next time you need to hire someone to help clean your home or building.

    We look forward to helping you with your Metairie pressure washing needs — call us today at (985) 288-9958 or contact us at info@tigerwashbr.com or using the form to the right now.

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    Get the best pressure washing Sumter SC with Clean Finish Pressure Washing! Clean Finish is a locally-based, Bishopville company serving the whole area, from Columbia SC to Lugoff to Sumter, with the best, high quality, satisfaction-guaranteed power washing services.

    The benefits of pressure washing are immense. Regularly cleaning your building’s exterior can improve the longevity, appearance, and resale value of your property. It is a cost-saving, effective technique to improve the value and curb appeal for any property, which is a plus for businesses trying to attract new customers by having a clean and inviting storefront, as well as for homeowners who want their home to stand out on the block or sell faster on the real estate market. Whatever reason you have, getting your building or home pressure washed by a professional and experienced contractor is well worth it.

    Our pressure cleaning services include services for both homes and businesses, and range from simple driveway cleanings, gutter cleanings, and house washing to more complex projects including roof cleaning, and he cleaning of whole shopping centers and parking lots. Our services are perfect for a wide range of buildings and surfaces, from HOAs, office buildings, hotels, condos and other commercial buildings to houses, patios, driveways, roofs and so much more!

    You can be rest assured with a peace of mind when you hire us. We are a fully licensed and insured company that is dedicated to quality work and your complete satisfaction. We are a completely professional, very experienced company with years of experience in the pressure cleaning industry cleaning a wide variety of surfaces, including brick, vinyl, concrete, stucco, wood, and more. Our work portfolio speaks for itself, and there is absolutely nothing we can’t clean.

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  9. Chatham Property Maintenance has been providing safe pressure cleaning services throughout the Savannah area since 2009. In the video you will demonstrate how we have setup a pressure washer to operate at very low psi, but with the right amount of pressure cleaning chemicals. Visit our website or give us a call at 912-988-3832

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    First blog entry. Hope the photos and following words make sense!

    Step by step photos of how I made my own foamer.

    Probably not for the big time hood cleaners on the east or west coast, for me though, these little guys work wonders (after modifications)!

    The first photo shows most of the materials used in creating the foamer.

    The photos not included are the ones where I add a piece of 45 degree 3/4" elbow to attach the quick connects and interchangeable tips. Also, photos not included are the ones where I add an air chuck to the sprayer body so the "inside guy" doesn't have to hand pump, add a 1 gallon pancake air compressor from walmart.

    However, the red plastic fan tip that comes with the sprayer works just as well, especially for the guy headed to the roof.

  11. After nearly 10 years of offering just pressure washing and roof cleaning in the Katy and Fulshear area I have decided to take customer service to a new level and start a construction company in Fulshear. I seem to get asked on a nearly daily basis if I also offer painting, or if I know a good roofing company and up until now I have always just said I didn't do those things - I just stick to what I know best.

    I realized that what I really know best is customer service, and helping customers take back the pride in home ownership. I also understand that you don't have to know everything, but it's good to know someone that does. I can actually help my customers more by finding the best custom pool builder, custom cabinet makers and outdoor kitchen construction company in the area and creating the home the customer has always wanted - but never knew how to get.

    I am very excited to start my new endeavor and I have several great friends that have a decade or more of experience in construction but aren't as knowledgeable about marketing and I think together we can really successful and help a lot of great people create the house of their dreams.

    Daniel Simmons

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    Performance Construction of Fulshear

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  12. Tiger Pressure Wash provides professional pressure washing in and around Baton Rouge, LA. Tiger Pressure Wash is the premier power washing company and we do excellent work in Baton Rouge and surrounding areas. For more information visit www.tigerpressurewash.com

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  15. 24 YEAR PROFESSIONAL EXPERT'S ROOF TECHNICAL BULLETIN.

    Written by Chuck Bergman on 08/27/13

    SHINGLED ROOFING:

    I have cleaned roofs in Charlotte County Florida since 1989. I started out pressure washing them, but I could see, with shingled roofs, severe granule loss taking place on the shingles and turning the pressure down didn’t solve the problem. Why? First off, it takes a certain amount of pressure to remove the black algae – period!

    So, if it requires say 1000 psi of pressure, which will work to blast the black coloration from shingles, then it’s just semantics.

    If at 1000 psi I can clean a roof holding my gun tip say 1 foot away, then, if I turn the pressure down to 1/2 that, I have to move in to 6″ away, bringing the pressure right back to 1000 psi. Another words nothing is accomplished!

    TILE ROOFING:

    With tile, most are manufactured with at least a light glazing on top of a slurry coating {paint}

    Pressure washing tile, requires a higher blasting pressure, starting at 1500psi up to 3000psi.

    This can remove or dull that glazing. If the roof has been pressure cleaned in the past and that glazing is mostly gone already, then the slurry coating, creating your roofs coloring begins to be removed. This will turn a red tile roof into a pinkish roof. It will turn other colors pale as well. Eventually, it will reach the plain cement the tile is made of, showing bare cement areas.

    Some companies have found an easier pressure cleaning tool, called a “Surface Cleaning Machine” and to cover the fact that these machines use pressure to the extreme, they give their cleaning method nice names like shampooing your roof. These machines were originally designed to clean flat surfaces { I own 2 } and are great on driveways, sidewalks and cement parking lots, where almost no damage can occur. They are the worst thing you can do to a tile roof though. The powerful jets are angled to cut sideways, also, they are set at an exact amount of inches above whatever surface they are set on. With flat cement that perfect! Tile is not a flat surface, so the high parts get blasted badly, while the lower portions of the tile, barely come clean-if at all. If you went up and inspected such a cleaning job, you would find many small black lines of leftover algae. If any algae is left, it will continue growing and return with a vengeance within 1-2 years! A chemically cleaned, soft-washed tile roof is easily evenly coated and all algae is killed and disintegrated. That’s why a Non-Pressure Roof cleaning, as explained below, lasts just about twice as long as any type of pressure washing / shampoo style cleaning will.

    Fortunately, you are not stuck, having to accept roof damage in order to have a nice, clean, healthy roof!

    Many years ago, some of the roofing manufacturers, came up with a formula to “chemically clean” roofs, using no pressure at all. It’s called by a few names “Non-Pressure” “No-Pressure” Soft-Washing” and “Chemical Cleaning”

    I started using this method and chemicals specified by the roofing manufacturers and their Manufacturers Association {ARMA} back in the 1990′s and found that it cleaned tile just as well as it cleaned shingles!

    It calls for a mixture of about a 3-5% total solution of Chlorine Bleach and a little TSP {Tri Sodium Phosphate}

    I then add a commercial soap / surfactant to that mix, to thicken the mixture, so it won't run off the roof.

    Nowadays, there’s always someone trying to sell you something. Non Bleach alternative chemicals are on the market and I try them as they come out. They all use the “Eco-Friendly” “Green” approach, to sell their chemicals with. The products I have tried do not tell you what chemicals are in the product. So, are they safe and eco-friendly? Who knows? We do know bleach though! We wash our clothes in it, disinfect our kitchen food preparation areas with it, swim in it in our pools and drink it in our city water! When it dries, it turns back into salt, which is what it is made from.

    You can go to my website and click on “MANUFACTURER SPECIFICS” and read directly from the makers of your roofing, that what I am saying is what the makers of your roofing also say. Or just go there directly, using this click-able link: http://www.bergmanpressurewashing.co...Specifics.html

    Incidentally, the ARMA also says not to allow anyone to spray on ANY after coating “Field Coating” on your roof.

    It says that those coatings can cause damage and at the very least, none have proven to accomplish anything.

    They are sold as a supposed way to not have to ever clean your roof again. They only claim that the products will keep your roof clean for 2 years. 99% of all roofs cleaned properly, will stay clean longer than that, without buying into their programs. Read the ARMA statements here:

    http://www.asphaltroofing.org/sites/...tin/tb_227.pdf

    So, after 24 years of roof cleaning: First with a Pressure Washing machine and then without the use of any pressure, this is what I have learned to be facts.

    Chuck Bergman Roof Cleaning "AND" Pressure Washing. Charlotte and Sarasota County Florida.

    In business here since 1989. Father & Son business since 1994. No Work Crews - No Trainees!

    We do not run our business from a cell phone. We have old land line numbers that have been mine for over 20 years.

    We are permanent residents and here to stay!

    Englewood, Rotonda West, Placida, Cape Haze areas CALL: 941-698-1959

    Venice, Nokomis, Osprey and South Sarasota office: 941-483-3673

    Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda Office: 941-255-8600

    Englewood, North Port Office: 941-474-8883

  16. Hello Everyone!

    It has been a song time since my last post and I apologize to the community. I have been experiencing quite a few medical issues and have not been able to do much professionally with my company. Unfortunately, my health has deteriorated and I am unable to staint any longer. I tried to find a crew to run the rig but in my area there is an oil boom and no one will work for what I can afford to pay. Therefore with much reservation I have decided to sell my rig and equipment. My standard paints st-250 is practically new and has never given me any issues at all. There is less than 50 hours on the equipment and if you know anything about these systems, they last forever! I currently have the rig mounted on a trailer but if needed, it can be place in the back of a large pickup truck. If you would like to build a business from scratch or want to take your existing business to the next level , this is your opportunity. When I switched from on demand electrical pumps to the st-250 I tripled my speed and was able to complete multiple jobs a day. I purchased the system last year and though it is stained from use, it still runs like a brand new system. I also have the professional bleaching cart. I am asking $5000 for both which is a steal of you know anything about the system. Contact me at salamandermarketing@gmail.com I am located in odessa Texas but am willing to travel somewhere within reason.

  17. Sodium hypoclorite that is half dead but still yellowish can be revived by addind TRI CLOR to the mix' date=' not calcium hypoclorite but TRI CLOR buy it at a pool supply. to really spike fresh SH add tri clor as well you will be amazed at the increase of strenght. Regards[/quote']

    This is incorrect and potentially dangerous information. TriChlor is very acidic, and will lower the PH of Sodium Hypochlorite. This will increase the formation of what is called Hyperchlorus Acid in the SH. This Hyperchlorus Acid is a great DISINFECTANT, and that is why both Acid and TriChlor are added to swimming pools.

    However, as roof cleaners, we are interested in the CLEANING power of Sodium Hypochlorite. The cleaning power of SH is increased at HIGH Ph, where the formation of the Hypochlorite Ion is more favorable.

    DO NOT ADD TRICHLOR TO SODIUM HYPOCHLORITE BECAUSE DEADLY CHLORINE GAS CAN FORM AND KILL YOU

    Great and important information. There are a lot of cleaners mixing chemicals incorrectly.

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