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    RHQ Property Maintenance
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    Ralph Quaglia
  • City & State
    Palm Harbor
  • Occupation
    Pressure Washing Technician
  • Biography
    50 years old, self employed. Grew up in Boston Massachusetts. Started a Pressure Washing Business in 1996 in Morris County New Jersey. Moved to Florida and started a property maintenance company.
  1. Russ is one of the best pressure washing equipment and chemical vendors in the business.
  2. Driveways Plus Pressure Washing is Tampa Bay, Florida’s first choice for residential power washing and safe low pressure cleaning services. We specialize in driveway cleaning, house washing, and gutter clean-outs, pool deck cleaning, and safe rust removal. We are educated and highly trained professionals in the art of exterior cleaning and maintenance.. We make sure the outside of your home is always in perfect condition throughout the year! We take pride in our work and are fully insured as well as guaranteeing customer satisfaction.
  3. Hi. I have been on pressure washing forums for over 20 years. I started out on the old delco board when it was just a very long thread. There was so much activity and so many people posting all the time. I really loved to interact on the forums and learn and bounce things off of fellow contractors. In the past few years the forums have really started to wain and less and less people are posting. I know the answer. Everyone is on facebook. Their are tons of groups and a lot of the people that used to post on the forums, are now regulars on the facebook groups, myself included. I for one am not really that thrilled with this development. If you are somebody that came up using the forums, facebook can be a nasty place sometimes. I have decided to start posting on forums again and try to get off of facebook. Maybe other people will get sick of the BS and follow suit. Also Beth. Since I was last here I changed the name of my company. Can you tell me how to change that in my profile?
  4. I had a driveway with hydraulic fluid on it last week. Dragon Juice got the job done.
  5. yep seals, valves cracked piston. Or if you are lucky some debris is clogging a filter.
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  7. Driveways Plus Pressure Washing LLC provides professional driveway pressure cleaning in the Tampa Bay area. There is more to cleaning a driveway than just buying a pressure washer and blasting away. At Driveways Plus, we will make sure your driveway mold and mildew free, and clean as it can be without damage to the surface of your driveway. We use professional grade cleaners and equipment for professional results. For more info on driveway cleaning, or other pressure washing services. Please visit our website, Driveways Plus.Call or text 727-520-2198. For a free estimate.
  8. The roofs are being rinsed. Just not right away and by mother nature instead of the contractor.
  9. I do use it to brighten sometimes. Usually when the concrete is old and is variated in color.
  10. Mineral stains from sprinklers on driveways,sidewalks and siding (stucco or vinyl). I also use it on light rust stains from bbq's and metal tables and chairs, on pool decks and patio's.
  11. Almost time to wear long pants! 67 here this morning, going to clean a pool enclosure.
  12. I use a dash of snot in my oxalic mix. Works fine.
  13. How long of a hose can I use

    Use the smallest orifice you can find. I use a 2-3 gpm injector on my 5.5 gpm machine and can draw soap with 350 feet. If you have to, you can put the injector midway in between hoses, with a bucket.