Terminology changes in all fields and roof cleaning is no different. What was once ‘high volume low pressure rinse’ has evolved to ‘roof shampoo’ or ‘soft wash roof cleaning’. What is behind these terms? Is there something new to be aware of or equipment to purchase? Check out the latest twist in roof cleaning buzzwords.
Scott’s metal roof needs cleaning. We recommend using gentle Roof Cleaner OX to remove the dirt and build up, without affecting the paint.
2 years after an expensive roof shampoo to remove black algae stains from an asphalt roof, the stains are back and now black mold or algae is also covering a retaining wall and patio. Find out how to control Black Algae with annual Roof Armor applications.
Using Roof Cleaner QSE with a direct-inject power washer
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)
My Roof is covered in black streaks and roof stains, and I want to use a roof stain cleaner. What can I expect? Will the roof be like new stain free?
Let’s face it, sometimes you just can’t wait until a bright sunny day to clean your roof. Being relocated for your job? Need to sell your home in the winter? It is possible to clean your roof mold stains in the fall / winter months with some basic minimum temperature guidelines. Learn how to clean your roof in the winter.
Learn about what causes roof shingle stains and streaks. Explore the choice of a DIY roof cleaning product or hiring a professional roof cleaner. Either way your roof can be cleaner!