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    todd bladow
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  1. Limonene

    Cool - sounds like Elemonator is getting good reviews on other forums also. Currently I am totally happy with E-Plus but I am always up for something better.
  2. Limonene

    Thanks Rod and Guy!!! Everything I clean has mold on it.... it seems there is always something trying to replace bleach,,, to no avail. :confusion:
  3. Limonene

    Wondering if I can get some updated comments on Limonene. I use Emulsifier Plus with good results. But It would be nice to get away from the bleach if orange peels will do the same thing.
  4. Not sure about Cougars, They look nice. I use Korkers. They have a metal roof sole that works good. http://www.korkers.com/footwear/work/metal-roofing-sole.html. Be safe. Wet metal is slick. Always try to walk on clean.
  5. In recommend 2 years also. But many people have been waiting longer. They don't think it needs it till it turns green or black. I should edit my statement about bleach. Sometimes I will use my house wash for cleaning. Just hear a lot of neg advertising on bleach and decks so sometimes I will neutralize with vinegar or oxalic.
  6. Boots

    Tingley PVC are the best traction for me. I have La Cross and have had the Mucks. But if I want to stick to the surface Tingley economy PVC seem to be best. Could be all PVC are the same, not sure...
  7. Exterior Doors?

    I stripped a door on accident once. I would do a test spot. If it looks good, just put am hourly clause in for sanding if needed/desired. Your using deck stain, so it's not like fine furniture. Just be sure the doors are quality enough to handle water. And beware of the inside,,,, HMMMM,,, Did someone say PITA?
  8. Ready seal recommends cleaning with bleach. Depending on what you need to clean off. Percarb cleaners work better here in the wetlands. But, like Beth said. There really isn't any thing to strip. After 5 years it normally looks like nothing is on it. So if you are gonna use ready seal again. just give it a good cleaning. I personally don't trust bleach alone without neutralizing it also.
  9. Tired of winter and ready for spring

    Feeling that!
  10. winter blues

    Tree on porch
  11. Hey Rod, I mostly use Ready seal on decks that are exposed to the elements. The "claim to fame" with Ready Seal is it doesn't mold. Most sealers here turn black fast. I like Sikkins on covered decks as it will look like varnish as it is re-applied. I do most siding with Ready Seal because it is easy to keep up and helps protect against dry rot.
  12. YA really, Good way to blow a pump.
  13. "New" Applesauce Roof Cleaning Mix

    HAHA! Figured that might be the reason for the quick recipe :onthego:. Yes the hot water part can be a hassle. But an excellent all around mold killer. I have used it to kill attic and crawl space mold and rat grime. THANKS :cool:
  14. white paint (?) on roof

    I have spray painted black roofs to cover paint drips. Works fine. If that was a regular customer. I would fix it then put a clause in the cleaning contract stating the issues. Hot water peels latex.
  15. TGS roll call-- State name & website link

    Todd Bladow www.calltodd.net