Pressure Cleaning FAQ in Hampton Bays, NY; Can Power Washing Remove Mold & More

There are many questions consumers have concerning pressure washing.  A very beneficial service used to clean the exterior surfaces of homes and businesses, pressure washing can clean, sanitize, and deodorize.   Today, we at Woodedge Powerwashing would like to take the opportunity to answer a handful of the most common frequently asked questions.  

Q: Are DIY pressure washing rental units just as efficient as professional services?

A:  The layers of compacted debris and residues on the various surfaces can be efficiently removed with the pressure washing equipment, even the low-grade rental units, uses high volumes of pressure.   However, should these be misused by someone without proper training, the surfaces will likely be damaged.   Professional power washing is the most effective option as the cleaning will be maximized without the surfaces sustaining damage.  

Q: Can power washing remove mildew and mold?

A: More often than not, the professional can remove the mildew and mold from the surfaces, depending on the severity of the mold and mildew growth.   Should the professional not recommend power washing as a solution, it is because the growth penetrated too deep and the surface will need replacing.  Keep in mind though that in many instances, the depth of the mold and mildew may not be uncovered until a professional power washing.

Q: Will rust stains be removed with power washing?

A:  Depending on how long and how deep the rust stain are, dictates the effectiveness, at the very least, most professionals can at least lighten the stain.  If you are looking for power washing services to remove rust, be sure to request an on-sight consultation and the professional can project the effectiveness of the services.  

Q: Is there any prep I should do before professional power washing?

A:  Ensure all movable objects are removed from the areas you are having cleaned and the car is moved elsewhere if that is the area being cleaned.  

Q: Can power washing take care of old graffiti?

A: There are factors that need to be considered and old graffiti can be challenging, like several types of stains.  Graffiti can be removed easier the sooner you get power washing. 

Q: How often should I get residential power washing services?

A: The most traffic areas likely need at least annual scheduling, but each area varies depending on the variable and homeowner’s discretion.    

Q: Is it safe to use the cleaners?

A: Most power washing professionals prefer to use eco-friendly cleaning chemicals that are tough on filth but safe for the environment if chemicals are needed.     

Q:  For residential and commercial properties, is pressure cleaning really that necessary?

A: Due to the rise of modern industry, power washing has become a growing demand.   The power washing method is the quickest and most efficient option for cleaning off the various surfaces such as driveways, rooftops, fences, walls, decks, siding, dumpster pads, parking lots, sidewalks, storefronts and so on, with all of the excessive foot traffic that spreads bacteria, germs, and filth, climate allergens mildew and mold produced moisture, pollutants,  local wildlife, particularly birds, leaving waste behind.  Odors can also develop with stains and other eye-sores making power washing an exceptional option to maintain the exterior of homes and businesses.

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When you need your home or business power washed, call the experts of Woodedge Powerwashing and let our experts take care of the rest!