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  3. Start-up In Window Cleaning.

    I suggest adding a Telescopic Spray Wand tool for your window cleaning. It extends the range of your pressure washer by more than 15 feet. Allowing you to reach high spots.
  4. Tampa Bay Golf and Country Club

    Good stuff. Check out our site if you're in need of pressure washing services stationed in Kailua, Hawaii
  5. Pressure Washing School and Hard Surface Restoration

    These classes you put together are sick! Good idea to have some sort of training so that companies can send new hires to come in and out and be more aware of what they're getting into. We recently started our own company, Kailua pressure washing, and would definitely use this material for more information. Thanks a ton!
  6. Cleaning mold of Log Cabins

    Pressure washing might do the job, use this power washer floor attachment to clean flat surfaces fast and more efficiently
  7. Brown dirt stains on vinyl

    Have you tried pressure washing it? Using a https://bestcargurus.com/products/pressure-washer-surface-cleaner might help in doing the job
  8. Extension poles for gutter scrubbing

    I use this Telescopic spray wand in reaching my roof , gutters and higher exterior windows. It comes with a harness belt that comes with gives you more control and eases the strain and weight of the pole. The pole itself is flexible and durable as well.
  9. Having a surface cleaner pressure washer attachment can be handy in cleaning your deck and pool.
  10. Gutters

    Not a fan of ladders and heights either, that's why I got this amazing cleaning tool called telescopic power washer hand extending the range of my pressure washer by more than 15 feet. Allowing to reach the gutters and roof without having to climb those stairs.
  11. shark grip in A/C

    Armstrong Clark products do not have any resin system to hold onto a grit. Your suspicion that it wouldn't hold would be correct in that. If they want a similar appearance, you can try Sikkens SRD natural with the grit. That will hold it. One other thing. We always add a small amount of Japan Drier to help speed up the drying process and avoid the 'scotch tape' feel underfoot for weeks following the installation. It also helps to minimize pollutants sticking to it and later becoming mold embedded. Now for the cons. You will need to strip it to avoid the UV shift which causes the resins to darken making maintenance a bit more involved. Otherwise, I'd look into a product that has something that will hold onto the grit. Rod & Beth
  12. So, here's one for y'all. My repeating customer, so yes, I did this deck before, has a vertigo issue. She found the deck a bit slippery last time, Washed, sanded and Oiled, A/C Amber. It basically like a wet deck. I want to make it as sticky as possible. So, after I wash I'm only going to cup out any furries, not sand. And thinking, Shark Grip in the oil for extra grip. Never used it in A/C oil before. Has anyone? Wondering if it will even stick in the oil, or will it just rub off once it dries.
  13. Hi Guys, I am from Winnipeg. I am new here. I need your opinions on a serious matter. My neighbor's house caught fire due to my fault. Last week, my wife & I celebrated our first wedding anniversary. As per our invitation, some of our family members and friends joined the party. As part of the celebration, we launched some sky lanterns up to the sky. The sky lantern fell on a nearby house that is three or four houses away from my home. It caused a fire accident. The homeowners called fire emergency services and extinguished the fire. They realized that it was a mistake from our side and came to question me. I apologized and promised them to do the damage repair works of their house. As suggested by a friend, I am planning to hire a fire restoration company in Winnipeg. Has anyone here experienced a similar experience like me? Are there any other affordable fire damage restoration services in Winnipeg that you would like to suggest? Will I have to pay anything extra as it is someone else's house? Please share your thoughts on this. Thanks!
  14. Since the virus broke out, I have been planning to clean my house; I thought of sanitizing the place and sorting up the mess around the house. After all, the first step always starts right in our home. It seems that I own a lot of things in my house that I wouldn't need right now, possibly while in lockdown too. I guess it's better to send those off to some storage units. I looked for many units in Guelph, and the neighbouring areas called a few and requested quotes from the rest. Luckily I found a storage unit for a reasonable price. They have a pickup service too. But since many of the storage facilities aren't operating, many would be using the same, I believe! They have also confirmed that they have high incoming traffic to the place. Even though they have assured me of a sanitized and clean storage unit, I am worried! Should I be using such facilities right now? What do you guys think? Thank you!
  15. Need help Allison iron horse

    Envirospec was the company that built them. This should help. Send the tech a photo of that tag and a full picture of the unit, the pump, motor etc they may need. https://envirospec.com/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI2tiYvpGG6gIV7MuGCh1MtQT7EAAYASAAEgImOfD_BwE Rod & Beth
  16. Need help Allison iron horse

    What is it you need the info for? Rod & Beth
  17. I’m new to the pressure washing. I bought a Allison iron horse and I’m trying to figure out some info on it. Attached is a pic of the model number. It’s hard to see but that’s all I got and I have looked on google with no luck. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks for your time
  18. Glad to know we could be of help. Enjoy your deck and pool! Rod & Beth
  19. I'm sure we will. I know the kids will love the fact that I'll have a safe place to sit when I'm too cold to go in the pool but they're not. Right now the rule is either me or my husband has to be IN the pool with them because the pool wall is 54 inches and I can't see over the side from our sitting area. Let alone scramble into it if something were to happen. If only one of us is in and has to get out, we make them all get out. We are starting to trust the 14 year old more, but only for a minute and not if we have to go in the house. When he was in kindergarten one of his classmates died in a pool at a BBQ a couple weeks after school let out. I was always hyper vigilant about the water (more than my husband) but that shook the whole town. Then our darling youngest, when he was 2, shimmied up the ladder with the roll down safety cover locked down and plopped right into the pool. He was no longer allowed in the yard without a vest on. But I think it scared him, he's 6 now and he still waits by the chairs for me to go in first. I've been reading through a lot of the threads on here and I think we're going to use the Armstrong Clark. Hopefully we can find it here. The Cutek my father in law told us to get must be a phantom one. We did pick up the end sealer. This forum is very helpful.
  20. Either way, I'm sure you will enjoy it. As a contractor myself, there are things that I just don't have time for in my own back yard and have had to hire someone to help. Using a pressure washer is not about the pressure. It is about the technique and method. We don't use High pressure on wood. The cleaners do the work and the pressure washer serves as the speed rinse tool to help facilitate faster and more effective cleaning. It is when one leaves out the cleaners that the pressure washer is left to it's intent to clean with. Pressure. It is not really clean either. It may remove most of the superficial dirt but there is remnants that remain or can regrow if not removed or properly addressed. Rod & Beth
  21. Or you could see me back looking for a contractor to do it for us. Lol
  22. I'm hoping if it's done every year the "cleaning" part is easier, making the entire job faster. I doubt I'll use a pressure washer (we have one) I'm too afraid of damaging the wood, but with two of us, it shouldn't be too bad. Like when we open and close the pool. The trick is convincing the husband that it "has" to be done that way. Haha
  23. Doing it every year is ambitious. I know from dealing with my own deck but I wish you the best in making your new pool deck a wonderful place for your family to have fun. Rod & Beth
  24. Rod & Beth, Thank you very much. I know a lot of the stains/sealers "advertise" that they can last several years, but to me it's just worth it to redo every year especially since we have so much less to do without the railings. In all the research and reading I've been doing, you are the first to mention end grain sealer. I've never heard of that before. I really appreciate the help. RC
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