From the beginning home owners and professional roof cleaner have turned to the laundry room to the most dangerous chemical in the house : Sodium hypochlorite, common household bleach . It was handy, seemed like it worked, was even recommended.. But then the ugly side of bleach rears up… Plants, shrubs roses, dead… Jeans, t-shirts and work boots discolored, or even holes eaten through them, and the roof shingles, dried and cracking. The damage is needless, alternatives exist… Explore BLEACH free , color safe non-bleach roof cleaners… Kick the bleach habit!
Roof Cleaning with chlorine bleach wears down shingles, and just like getting out of a swimming pool and feeling dried out, chlorine will dry out the oils naturally found in asphalt leading to a more brittle shingle. But what if you clean with Sodium Hypochlorite? (hint: Sodium HypoChlorite is actually BLEACH)